San Antonio City Council approved $50,000 for construction of two cricket fields at OP Schnabel Park. The fields are expected to be ready for play in April.
The plan includes creating a crisis hotline and training nurses to help recognize signs of domestic violence.
Continuing a decades-long search for sustainable solutions to homelessness, San Antonio could shift toward a “housing first” strategy.
City Council members shared markers of unhealthy relationships in a public service announcement that is part of a domestic violence awareness campaign.
San Antonio is one of about 30 cities nationwide that have offices of equity. The City’s Chief Equity Officer is Zan Gibbs.
Officials announced the formation of a domestic violence commission Friday, chaired by Judge Monique Diaz and Assistant City Manager Colleen Bridger.
City Council reviewed elements of next year’s $2.9 billion budget focused on improving the quality of life for vulnerable families and children.
A councilman’s claim that the mayor and council agreed to an agreement that delayed the ordinance raised questions on Tuesday.
The federal government has released guidelines on how to receive reimbursement for migrant-related expenses, but no cities can apply yet.
The agency’s interim director, Jennifer Herriott, has said she does not see herself as a permanent replacement at Metro Health.