Better development guidelines and community engagement are keys to sustainable neighborhood growth, panelists said during the Future SA Forum.
Zoning decisions shouldn’t be based upon answering the singular question of whether an infill project fits in with the neighborhood.
Riley established has been praised as an affordable housing and infill development champion for the City of Charleston, South Carolina.
The Board of Adjustment’s decision allows construction of four four-story condominiums on Norwood Court on the near Northside to proceed.
Zoning allows city planners to make calculated decisions about the future developments that will ultimately impact the way people live, work, and play in SA.
Over the last few years, the sense of purpose and nobility in historic preservation has become increasingly tarnished by battles over infill.
San Antonio City Manager Sheryl Sculley gave an overview of the $2.5 billion proposed budget for the 2017 fiscal year to City Council on Thursday.
The typical story of Sun Belt cities is that they’ve been America’s growth machines for decades as Rust Belt cities declined and coastal cities grew prohibitively expensive.
Multi-family housing developers looking to take advantage of City tax rebates, fee waivers, and forgivable loans will now have fewer neighborhoods to choose from as new rules approved by City Council on Thursday shifted and shrunk the boundaries of the Center City Housing Incentive Program.
The gap between pro-annexation voices and those who question the cost/benefit of more suburban growth was on display at Wednesday’s City Council B Session. The mayor and council members do not vote on issues in their Wednesday B Sessions, but judging by the comments made by individual council members, the pro-annexation position held by City Manager Sheryl Sculley and her top planners appears to be prevailing over concerns vocalized by Mayor Ivy Taylor.