Northeast San Antonio Metrocom
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Edwards Aquifer Authority enacts Stage 4 water restrictions; no change for San Antonio Water System patrons
The Edwards Aquifer Authority declared Stage 4 water restrictions on Aug. 13, citing further decrease in Comal Springs water levels.
Kelsee Jordan Lee is expected to start as the economic development director on Aug. 29.
A new CEO leads Vascular Perfusion Solutions in San Antonio, and an oral/maxillofacial practice welcomed a surgeon.
The Electric Reliability Council of Texas, which operates the state’s power grid, has been without a permanent leader for 16 months, after its former CEO was fired in the aftermath of the February 2021 winter storm. The new CEO will join ERCOT in October.
School boards provide local governance of their school districts and can only take action by a majority vote at public meetings.
Tech Bloc is receiving applications through Sept. 25.
This year, 25% of school districts improved on their letter grades from 2019. The Texas Education Agency typically releases accountability ratings annually, but the procedure was paused during the height of the COVID-19 pandemic.
A new report from the Annie E. Casey Foundation indicates that Texas children are struggling with mental health and educational proficiency.
Honey sourced at a north San Antonio resort property is an ingredient in local brewpub's new ale.
Featured events include school year kickoff celebrations.
Some city leaders feel the CPS Energy surplus should be used on other city priorities.
Applications must be delivered by 5 p.m.
The money will help to support new internet infrastructure and access in unconnected areas.
Using federal COVID-19 relief funds, Bexar County is establishing a $20 million spending framework to buoy public-private partnerships toward increasing affordable housing countywide.
Tools can be donated to the Community Tool Shed if they are lightly used and in good condition.
Nightly military drills will continue in the downtown area through Aug. 12.
Texas educators reported declines in support from parents and state leaders during the pandemic, according to the Texas State Teachers Association.
An Army exercise will include simulated gunfire and controlled explosions.
District officials warn of possible delays along some school bus routes.
The grant will help health centers that serve underserved and uninsured Texans in areas with limited resources.
The event is free to attend, and paddles are provided.
The budget will be approved on Sept. 13 and go into effect on Oct. 1.
Eligible homeowners may receive help with various home repairs.
Back-to-school events highlight a slate of local activities scheduled during the first weekend of August in San Antonio.
Recent openings include a new coffee shop and a Detroit-style pizza eatery.