Mexican Independence Day may fall on Monday this year, but that’s not stopping San Antonio from pulling out all the stops this weekend.
A proposed fence has drawn criticism from some residents who said the barrier denies the plaza’s original intent as an open community space.
After the Avenida Guadalupe Association put up a chain-link fence around Plaza Guadalupe in 2016, the City has come up with a new proposed design.
Architects on Tuesday unveiled two conceptual plans for Plaza Guadalupe, both designed to improve amenitied, programming, safety, and security.
Mexico declared independence from Spain on September 16, 1821, after the 10-year Mexican War of Independence, and that day has become commonly known as Diez y Seis de Septiembre.