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.
As San Antonio continues to grow, private and public sector partners should work closely together to find creative ways to provide more affordable housing, said more than one speaker Friday at the 2016 Mayor’s Housing Summit.