The decision came around 10:30 p.m. after more than three hours of discussion by the Historic and Design Review Commission and residents.
The “surban” or “mixed-use” model represents all the benefits of dense urban development plus the perks of a suburban area.
The name Outlaw Kitchens comes from their cooking and delivering meals – illegally – from their Mahncke Park apartment when they first moved to San Antonio.
During his last City Council meeting as Councilman for District 2, Alan Warrick pushed a zoning case off the agenda on Thursday.
Johnson and Perry have addressed themes such as public safety and maintaining basic infrastructure and City services.
The campaign for City Council District 1 has been mostly about neighborhoods and how the City can serve people in some of the oldest parts of San Antonio.
With a 6-1 vote on Tuesday, the City’s Zoning Commission rejected a request that would designate a sliver of Tobin Hill as a historic district.
The zoning change would allow the property owners to build a two-story, two-car garage with three, small attached apartments in their large back yard.
Neighborhood plans in San Antonio don’t address short-term rentals, a relatively new technological travel industry disruption, nor does City code.
While San Antonio wrestles with formulating rules for short-term rentals, the Texas Legislature is considering a bill that would limit local regulations.