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Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Oct 17 2018 - 5:46pm
The battle lines are drawn over Alamo Plaza. Leading the charge to defend the iconic public space is the San Antonio Conservation Society, which has collected 7,500 signatures on its Petition to Save Alamo Plaza.
Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Oct 3 2018 - 8:49pm
Updated: Replay NOWCastSA video of the League of Women Voters of the San Antonio Area forum about the proposed Charter Amendments on the Nov. 6 ballot. The event took place Oct. 15, 2018 at San Antonio Central Library.
Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Aug 29 2018 - 7:50am
Leaders of the Westside Neighborhood Associations Coalition told the mayor, city council members and state representatives that they are being disrespected and treated like “guinea pigs” in the SA Tomorrow Comprehensive Plan process.
Written by Soren Vaughn on Aug 10 2018 - 4:21pm
Visitors to the Alamo want more shade and a more "reverent pace," according to a research report. When the report was run, 73% of consumers agreed that the Alamo was in need of more reverent spaces and shade trees. These were the top two elements among Texans, Hispanics, San Antonio prospects, and feeder market prospects.
Written by San Anto Cultu… on Aug 10 2018 - 2:42pm
Join San Anto Cultural Arts for our summer Barrio Block Party featuring artwork from our Summer Youth Workshops and the grand unveiling of our restoration of the Alex Rubio mural "Sweet as Candy." We'll have live music by Los Nahuatlatos, our barrio-famous pony press, DJ Neto, food and refreshments available for purchase, vendors, kids activities, San Anto merch and so much more. Free and open to the public!!!
Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Aug 9 2018 - 7:34pm
San Antonio's public hearing on a proposal to mandate paid sick leave drew an overflow crowd to City Hall Chambers Aug. 8, with former Mayor Julian Castro leading off more than 100 speakers in favor of the measure. The San Antonio Express-News reported that 20 people spoke against the proposal.
Written by Soren Vaughn on Aug 8 2018 - 3:30pm
Replay the video from our webcast of  disABILITYsa's Conversation 360, an interactive dialogue on voting and disability on Aug. 14, 2018 at the Brick at the Blue Star Arts Complex, 108 Blue Star, San Antonio.
Written by Soren Vaughn on Jul 30 2018 - 3:43pm
The Greater Edwards Aquifer Alliance invites you to experience one of the great wonders of the natural world, the spiraling emergence of over 15 million Mexican free-tailed bats as they begin their evening hunt. Visit https://aquiferalliance.org/event/bracken-cave-event/ to get tickets
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 Jul 12 2018 - 11:09pm
The Tier 1 Neighborhood Coalition sponsored a seminar on the proposed zoning ordinance that would govern so-called "infill development" or projects built on vacant or abandoned lots. Scroll down to watch complete video of the event. Representatives from 22 neighborhoods across six council districts attended the event. The seminar on June 16, 2018 at Lift Fund, was the first preview of the proposed Infill Development Zoning (IDZ) ordinance by the IDZ Taskforce.