When it comes to Alamo Plaza, we should be able to find a solution we can all at least accept and be proud of for decades to come.
The Alamo hearings certainly included people interested in the thoughtful redevelopment of Alamo Plaza, but voices of reason tended to be lost in the noise.
On Thursday, after one year of commentary and protest, new design consultants will present new drawings of Alamo Plaza.
Trinity University may not have a formal architecture program, but students in its Urban Studies and Art and Art History departments often have an overlapping interest in how the built environment is designed. Although they may not start with the same depth of technical knowledge that more traditional architecture students have, they bring to the table a fresh perspective.