San Antonio's downtown skyline, looking southeast from the top of the Weston Centre. Photo by Kara Gomez.

San Antonio, Under Construction: We’re Not Slowing Down

If the past year in San Antonio was an episode of VH1’s “Behind the Music,” Summer 2014 would cue the narrator to say, “But backstage the band was falling apart.”

The optimistic “City on the Rise” bubble started to burst when former Mayor Julián Castro stepped down from his post to join the Obama Administration.

The Rand Building and the Frost Bank Tower. Photo by Robert Rivard.

Weston Urban Delivers Tower Proposal to City

Amid a week of headlines at City Hall that included withdrawing funding of the streetcar project to City Council and getting a first look at the 2015 Proposed Capital and Operating Budget, the year’s biggest proposed development project took a second step toward becoming reality.