The Alamo.

City Council Approves Conceptual Alamo Plan

City Council on Thursday voted unanimously in favor of the $450 million Alamo Master Plan, which initiates the hiring of architects to design the final physical space surrounding the Alamo and allows city and state officials to start work on key elements of the plan.

Fireworks shower over The Alamo during the Fiesta Fiesta event. Photo by Scott Ball.

Remember the Alamo?

Our city relies on tourism, but that doesn’t mean we should forget that it is ours. We don’t need to put Alamo Plaza behind glass to make it more sacred.