The San Antonio Housing Authority is partnering with a private developer to build a 215-unit apartment complex in the Lavaca neighborhood.
The report includes estimates for the 10-year funding plan that approaches $3.9 billion in public and private funding.
To implement the recommendations, the task force says the City must start budgeting $20 million of its budget every year, starting in 2019.
Better development guidelines and community engagement are keys to sustainable neighborhood growth, panelists said during the Future SA Forum.
The housing task force will present a list of suggested policies, goals, and actions to San Antonio’s City Council next week.
Two groups are currently working to improve housing in SA: the Castro-era Housing Commission and Nirenberg’s newly-formed Housing Policy Task Force.
Over the last few years, the sense of purpose and nobility in historic preservation has become increasingly tarnished by battles over infill.