Funds from companies responsible for a massive oil spill will be used to preserve habitat for sea turtles on South Padre Island.
Officials said the cleanup happened after they saw photos and discussion of the illegal dumping in the Rivard Report’s February Trailist column, which focused on Pearsall Park.
At more than 5,300 acres, Colorado Bend State Park is one of the largest in the Hill Country and offers hiking, biking, camping, kayaking, fishing, and caving.
Just as the River Foundation is a purpose-driven steward of the San Antonio River, the organization is also an efficient steward of every investment made in its vision.
The opposition to the plan is prompting one City Council member to say he can’t support a version of the plan that includes any new regulations or mandates.
Energy experts and climate action advocates discussed coal and its role as an energy source for San Antonio as policymakers grapple with climate change policies.
CPS Energy President and CEO Paula Gold-Williams, who chairs the San Antonio Chamber of Commerce, said she will stay out of the chamber’s climate plan vote.
The vote is now scheduled for May 16, which would still be before before any new City Council members elected in May would start their terms in June.
The San Antonio Water System already got approval to raise customers’ bills to raise the entire cost of the Vista Ridge pipeline. But if new developer fees are approved, SAWS will have $242 million more than it needs for the project.
Meetings about the plan so far have yielded plenty of dialogue and even more questions about what the City’s next moves on the plan will be.
Long-term commitment to sound environmental policy goals requires broad support from the community, and we will ensure that all voices are heard in the process.