The third public input meeting on the new city park next to the Hays Street Bridge will be Wednesday, Dec. 11 from 6 p.m. – 7 p.m. at the Ella Austin Community Center Auditorium, 1023 N. Pine Street. San Antonio Parks and Recreation is hosting the public input regarding the development of a new city park on Cherry Street, to be called The Berkley V. and Vincent M. Dawson Park.
Written by Soren Vaughn on Jul 27 2018 - 7:28pm
Where can you find a park designed just for dogs? This map includes 14 dog parks: 11 in San Antonio, one in Alamo Heights, one in Schertz and one in Universal City. Click on a marker to see the hours. This map does not include parks that allow dogs on a leash. This map only includes parks designed specifically for dogs and their people.
Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on May 25 2017 - 10:25pm
Bexar County Appraisal District officials gave Mahncke Park Neighborhood Association members a rundown on rising property values and a roadmap for protesting their valuations at the May 16 meeting. Most importantly, protests must be filed by May 31 and can be done online or in person. Watch the complete video here or scroll below the video for links to jump directly to key points in the presentation and the Q&A with residents. The meeting began with a presentation by Lynn Bobbitt, Executive Director of the Brackenridge Park Conservancy.
Written by Brooke Cowey on Jan 20 2017 - 12:48pm
There will be a grand opening of Elmendor Lake on January 21st. The Elmendorf Lake Park Improvements Project was approved by the voters in 2012 through the passage of the City of San Antonio's 2012 bond.
Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Dec 30 2016 - 6:32pm
These are the top 12 stories of 2016 curated by NOWCastSA Managing Director Charlotte-Anne Lucas:
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Enjoy a painting class and coffee along with discussions about the Brackenridge Park Draft Master Plan. Adults and Seniors
Written by JamiAlise on Oct 14 2016 - 2:24pm
Bring your kids and their bikes for a guided bike tour to explore Brackenridge Park. Learn about controlling invasive plant species and identify ways to improve park flow both internally and externally. Ages 4+
Written by JamiAlise on Oct 14 2016 - 2:17pm
Gates open at 6 PM Movie at Sunset Enjoy a costume contest and free showing of Monsters Inc. in the historic Sunken Garden Theatre along with a short film on the amazing history of Brackenridge Park. Food trucks will be on hand for an easy dinner. This is an alcohol-free event. All ages
Written by Susan Yerkes on Oct 5 2016 - 9:20pm
Editor's Note: This column was originally published in the October 2016 issue of LOCAL community news. It has been republished here with the permission from the author and publication. With a divisive, nasty national election right round the corner it’s hard to focus fully on a local election that’s more than six months off. But the City of San Antonio bond election coming up next May is likely to affect most folks in and around the city as much, if not more than, the winner of the presidential cage fight.