The controversial rules that would regulate so-called “homesharing” platforms will be presented to City Council, which will make the final decision.
The proposed district would have encompassed less than 14 acres, mostly along a stretch of East Mistletoe Avenue between McCullough Avenue and Kings Court.
Board and commission appointees serve as community representatives and advisors to both council members and the mayor on specific topics.
The cell tower shaped like a cross has received overwhelming opposition from the community.
During his last City Council meeting as Councilman for District 2, Alan Warrick pushed a zoning case off the agenda on Thursday.
With a 6-1 vote on Tuesday, the City’s Zoning Commission rejected a request that would designate a sliver of Tobin Hill as a historic district.
The zoning change would allow the property owners to build a two-story, two-car garage with three, small attached apartments in their large back yard.
Neighborhood plans in San Antonio don’t address short-term rentals, a relatively new technological travel industry disruption, nor does City code.
A community meeting Tuesday about a proposed historic district in Tobin Hill turned into a debate about property rights and the role of City government.
Prior to Saturday’s event, Shaw told the Rivard Report that his Council bid is a by-product of political disagreements between him and Warrick.