The Arts, Culture and Heritage Committee recommended for approval a draft design manual that will guide development in the Mission Historic District.
The annual phenomenon of a double solar illumination is set to occur at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday inside the Mission Concepción church.
During the mostly private itinerary for the King and Queen of Spain’s visit, public opportunities to catch a glimpse are scant.
You can explore the trendline of visits to the Missions since 1983 by using the Rivard Report’s interactive charts in this story.
National Park Service Rangers gave a small tour to preservation advocates, narrating historic details as they made their way along the stone bridge.
Some neighborhood residents think the project will enhance the blighted seminary campus while others see it as an example of gentrification.
The controversial glass walls have not been approved and appear to be developing as an issue between Mayor Ivy Taylor and Councilman Ron Nirenberg (D8).
The 2015 designation of the city’s Spanish Colonial Missions as a UNESCO World Heritage site has brought both potential and problems to District 3.
The Road to World Heritage
On July 5, 2015, the UNESCO World Heritage Committee voted unanimously to inscribe the San Antonio Missions as the first World Heritage Site in Texas.
The City of San Antonio has been seeking public input on proposed future land use guidelines in the UNESCO World Heritage designation area.