Leaders of the San Antonio Conservation Society said they were surprised to see demolition start at the East Side building complex.
The HDRC is a required approval step for those seeking to build or alter structures in historic districts and downtown. Here’s what else you need to know.
The City says the protections wouldn’t benefit two of the four sites and different protections might be the right fit for the other two sites.
“Restored By Light: Reinspired” illuminated the the church of Mission San Juan with the colorful patterns of artist Louis Vega Treviño.
Historian Char Miller’s new book, “San Antonio: A Tricentennial History,” will be published in early October.
Old Highway 90 is one of just two San Antonio communities that have been declared official Cultural Heritage Districts after a consent agenda on Wednesday.
Parents previously asked SAISD and the City to find a path forward through demolition or renovation. On Friday, they called for the building’s demolition.
From flooding in the basement to electrical and plumbing issues, City Hall needs more than just “Band-Aids,” TCI Director Mike Frisbie said.
Even though the firm “had hoped for the possibility of restoration” prior to its site visit, it concluded that the building is “not salvageable.”
I am all for preserving San Antonio’s history, but not when it puts the brakes on San Antonio’s future.