An estimated 300 people gathered Friday for a full day of panels featuring discussions of urban topics such as education, poverty, and climate change.
City Council will vote on whether to adopt the policy framework concerning climate change on Oct. 17.
After a relatively cool, wet spring, hot and dry temperatures throughout July and August have led most of the state to shift into drought conditions.
In a speech to the North San Antonio Chamber of Commerce, Mayor Ron Nirenberg on Friday reiterated his call for an end to bonuses for utility executives.
Commentary: When leaders make public policy decisions by ignoring instead of adapting, it becomes a dangerous warning to those inevitably left behind.
San Antonio’s new City Council accepted $2.5 million in support from American Cities Climate Challenge to reduce carbon emissions.
Commentary: It’s important to know how much San Antonio’s climate action plan will cost. Another vital question: What are the costs of doing nothing?
As San Antonio works on a climate plan, Councilwoman Ana Sandoval is aware that the business sector’s concerns shouldn’t be ignored, writes Rick Casey.
From 1 to 3 p.m. Sunday, Dessler will give a talk at the San Antonio Botanical Garden titled “Climate Change: The Evidence, Why You Should Be Worried, and What We Can Do About It.”
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.