If all goes according to plan, the City will by year’s end name an new innovation zone, a pilot area to test so-called smart city initiatives in San Antonio.
Of the approximately $291,000 embezzled from Centro San Antonio, none were taxpayer dollars, according to a third-party audit firm hired by the City.
When it comes to public policy, it is easy to get caught up in the “scandal of the day” and miss the larger picture.
No arrests have been made or charges filed against the former accountant for Centro San Antonio, who is accused of embezzling an estimated $260,000
New rules, such as background checks and procurement transparency, may be required of certain organizations doing business with the City of San Antonio.
Houston Street has become a central line for the emerging Tech District and a construction zone as work, live, and play spaces move in.
Nearly six weeks after an elaborate embezzlement scheme by a Centro San Antonio employee was exposed, no charges have been filed or arrests made in the case, according to law enforcement officials.
By many measures and in every slice of life, 2017 was an eventful year for San Antonio, Texas, and the United States.
Officials say Alicia Henderson took $260,000 from Centro San Antonio in an elaborate embezzlement scheme. Criminal charges have yet to be filed.
The City is examining Centro San Antonio’s Public Improvement District funds after an employee allegedly embezzled $175,000 from the nonprofit’s accounts.