Commentary: It’s time to connect the dots between economic security and domestic violence. This is not just a women’s issue.
San Antonio City Council will consider a $200,000 expenditure to develop a comprehensive homelessness study and funding plan.
In 2019, nearly 2,900 people in Bexar County were counted as homeless, 523 of whom were children, according to a census taken in January.
Nirenberg credited Treviño with a creative idea to help the homeless but said details must be worked out to ensure the long-term viability of the mobile shower unit.
Councilman Roberto Treviño (D1) is asking each of his City Council colleagues for $7,000 to fund a mobile shower unit to serve homeless people.
The Chow Train will serve its last Tuesday dinner on Christmas night.
City Council voted 10-1 Thursday to create a new fee for hotel guests in San Antonio.
Most City Council members agreed that the money should be used as originally intended: to support tourism marketing efforts.
Councilman Rey Saldaña (D4) said this week he will not vote in favor of a proposed hotel fee unless some of the money is set aside to fight homelessness.
Mascorro brings to SARAH significant experience in affordable housing, fund development, policy research, and organizational advancement.