It’s not just a new, mixed-income residential housing project that’s going up in the Wheatley Courts Choice Neighborhood on the Eastside: The level of pride and success residents have in their community is rising, too, officials said Thursday.
Until two weeks ago, most of the students in the ConnectHome training program had never used or owned a personal computer, but they celebrated their new found computer skills – and new MacBook Pros – during a graduation ceremony Thursday afternoon.
Amid growing calls in San Antonio to make affordable housing a key component of the city’s continuing urban core revival and Mayor Ivy Taylor’s much-anticipated SA Tomorrow plan, U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development Secretary Julián Castro on Monday announced a $174 million grant to the newly launched National Housing Trust Fund.
Five San Antonio public housing communities will soon have access to some of the fastest Internet speeds in the country, for free. Google Fiber and the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development announced Wednesday morning that five San Antonio Housing Authority developments will receive 1,000-megabits-per-second Internet service through ConnectHome.
Public housing residents in San Antonio will have access to more than $7 million job training assistance over the next four years, the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) announced Thursday.
The San Antonio Housing Authority (SAHA) has begun work with President Barack Obama’s pilot initiative to help close the digital divide among local children and families living in federally funded public housing.
A large urban farm is coming to San Antonio’s Eastside.
San Antonio for Growth on the Eastside (SAGE) hosted a Promise Zone update at the Spire at Sunset Station on Wednesday morning.
“We live in a time when food attracts growing scrutiny,” stated Clare Hinrichs, a rural sociology professor at Penn State, in “Remaking the North American Food System.”
If Charles Hood had his way, every street corner would have a fire station on it.