Most everyone agreed that it will take a huge outreach effort for San Antonio to successfully cut global warming emissions and adapt to a hotter world.
The $500,000 grant is part of CPS Energy's commitment to fund $50 million worth of research and development projects with UTSA between 2010 and 2020.
Neither Mayor Taylor nor Ron Nirenberg said "yes" or "no" to signing such statements or issuing an official local resolution in support of the Paris accord.
San Antonio is taking first steps toward developing its own climate action plan as part of a broader, more holistic approach to preserving "the good life."
The second annual Sustainability Summit, which will take place on Tuesday, Nov. 1, from 5-8 p.m. at The Grotto in the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center, comes at a crucial time for San Antonio’s environmental policy.