Updated: District 1 Councilman Roberto Treviño said the San Antonio Planning Department is “not going to take another step forward” on the SA Tomorrow Comprehensive Plan without including the neighborhoods as true partners in the process.
Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on May 23 2018 - 9:51pm
Written by Cynthia Spielman on May 3 2018 - 1:25pm
By Cynthia Spielman and Cosima Colvin Neighborhood Plans are civic engagement and grassroots democracy at its most local level. They were created by ordinary people who care about their community and were willing to work, to participate and to engage with their neighbors in a real partnership with the city under the 1998 Community Building and Neighborhood Planning Program. We spent hundreds of hours planning, facilitating and attending meetings. We talked to one another, and sometimes struggled with ideas until we finally came to a consensus.
Written by Mike Greenberg on Apr 20 2017 - 11:54am
By Mike Greenberg In nearly four decades as an architecture and urban planning critic in San Antonio, I have seen some good plans and some bad plans. Never have I seen anything as destructive, wasteful and historically insensitive as the Alamo Plaza Master Plan. It deserves a place of honor all its own in the trash bin.
Written by Green Spaces A… on Jul 26 2016 - 4:52pm
Isabel Garcia, a member of the Green Spaces Alliance of South Texas board of directors, read the following letter at a Brackenridge Park Proposed Master Plan public meeting on July 7, 2016 at the Phil Hardberger Park Urban Ecology Center. Scroll down to replay video of Garcia speaking at the meeting, and to see a PDF of the letter dated July 21.
Written by B Kay Richter on Jul 5 2016 - 2:45pm
A new master plan for San Antonio's Brackenridge Park has drawn hundreds of residents to recent public hearings, all but unanimously in opposition to the proposal.
Written by Mark Tirpak on Jun 27 2016 - 4:10pm
Per the City of San Antonio’s invitation to the public, I am offering feedback on the Brackenridge Park Master Plan which is to be finalized soon and considered for the City’s 2017 bond program.
Written by MichaelWhite on Aug 27 2014 - 6:02pm
More than 120 people came to the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center on Aug. 26 to listen and add their suggestions - some quite passionately - about how the city should redevelop the Alamo Plaza area.
Written by Kris_Serold on Apr 24 2014 - 12:58pm
Watch video of former mayor Phil Hardberger talking about his namesake park, its history and plans for the future. Scroll down to read more about the park.
Written by Susana on Feb 7 2011 - 4:31pm
The City of San Antonio and the San Antonio River Authority unveiled the MidTown Brackenridge Master Plan, which affects the neighborhoods of Mahnke Park, Tobin Hill, Monte Vista,
Written by David McLemore on Sep 7 2010 - 11:47am
Watch videos from the first of three public workshops on the MidTown Brackenridge Master Plan, which affects the neighborhoods of Mahncke Park, Tobin Hill, Monte Vista,