The proposed district would have encompassed less than 14 acres, mostly along a stretch of East Mistletoe Avenue between McCullough Avenue and Kings Court.
About 10 individuals donning assault rifles stood outside Council Chambers as This Is Texas Freedom Force VP Brandon Burkhart addressed Council members.
Beaty Palmer Architects won the City Hall for All design competition to provide better accessibility to the 125-year-old building for the mobility impaired.
The City of San Antonio’s Tricentennial Commission and partners have raised $2.16 million, or 30%, of the almost $7 million goal for private funding.
A State Senate bill filed during the special session would bar local governments from removing or altering certain monuments and memorials.
Councilmen Roberto Treviño (D1) and Rey Saldaña (D4) initiated several City investigations and research on a range of topics.
The councilmen want to find a more appropriate location to house the memorial, where its historical value may be integrated in an “educational context.”
The cell tower shaped like a cross has received overwhelming opposition from the community.
Designers and architects charged with making City Hall’s main entrance accessible to people of all physical abilities were given three months to draft and submit their innovative proposals.
The program includes VIVA Culture, Missions, and Centro routes. VIVA Centro is the most popular of the three routes with a frequency of 10 to 15 minutes.