North East Independent School District recently announced that
they will be implementing a new clear backpack rule for High School
and Middle School children for Fall 2018. Elementary School students
will still be permitted to use traditional backpacks. Students will
also still be allowed to use band and athletic bags, purses and lunch
bags. To keep in line with this rule, we will purchase both
clear and traditional backpacks to be given away during our back to
Summer school will be held at Roosevelt High School, Ed White
Middle School, and Driscoll Middle School. It is important to note
that school zones will be in effect for those three schools
throughout the summer.
SAWS has announced that Stage 1 water restrictions
are in place. Watering with an irrigation system is only allowed once
a week before 11 a.m. or after 7 p.m. and is determined by the last
digit of your address. The schedule is as follows: Addresses ending
in a 0 or 1 can water on Monday, 2 or 3 on Tuesday, 4 or 5 on
Wednesday, 6 or 7 on Thursday, 8 or 9 on Friday. Hand watering is
allowed at any time. For more information, click here.
We will be hosting a community meeting on Monday, June 18th,
at 7:00 at the Tool Yard. We will be joined there
Solid Waste Management, The San Antonio Food Bank, and Mr. Doug
Thomas who will present on the Texas
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As always, thank you for being active community members and
leaders here in District 10, and do not hesitate to contact our
office if we can be of any assistance to you.
District 10 Community Meeting
June 18, 2018 - 10303 Tool Yard
Air Quality Ride Along
Earlier this week, I participated in an Air
Quality Ride Along with the City
of San Antonio Metropolitan Health District. I'm pictured
here with Mr. Raul Torralva who was very informative and helpful.
Thank you to this team for taking the time to meet with us and
answering my questions.
CPS Energy Customer Programs Fair
CPS is hosting a customer outreach event in
District 10 TODAY (June 7th) at the Hamilton Community Center from
5:30 - 7:30 PM. In addition to customer programs and summer savings
resources, residents will be able to learn about and provide feedback
on CPS's Climate Action and Adaptation Plan and Flexible Path for
would like to be a part of the proposed site plan and design
strategies for the Alamo, attend this meeting and the ones in the
future. Your input matters!
Future Meetings with
opportunity for Public Comment:
Barrera Multi-Purpose Room at Ron Darner
Park Operations Headquarters
5800 Enrique M. Barrera Parkway San
Antonio, TX 78227
Phil Hardberger Park Urban Ecology Center
8400 NW Military Highway San Antonio, TX
Embassy Suites Brooks San Antonio (Espada
and San Juan Rooms)
7610 S New Braunfels Avenue San Antonio, TX
San Antonio Garden Center
3310 N New Braunfels Avenue San Antonio, TX
San Antonio's Safest Driver Competition
VIA Rapid Transit Corridor Study
As party of VIA's Vision 2040 Long Range
Plan, a Rapid Transit Corridor (RTC) Analysis Study was completed.
The study focuses on potential corridors for rapid transit and the
preferred transit modes for each corridor. Public comments about
draft network included in the Study will guide the selection of route
alternatives and will help develop tomorrow's transportation choices.
To obtain public input on the draft network, VIA will host an Open House
in District 10 from 5:30 - 7:30 PM at the Tool Yard on Thursday, June 14th.
Upcoming Community Input Meetings:
2017-2022 Bond Program
Free Yoga - Semmes Library
Free Yoga - Northeast Senior Center
Education Nights at The
Education Night: Thursday, July 19
Education Nights at The Public
are an exclusive performance for youth, ages 12-18, to attend a
production in the Russell Hill Rogers Theater at The San Pedro
Playhouse. These performances provide access to educational learning
experiences in the creative arts and live theater. Also, performances
foster positive youth development and individual personal growth
through increased self-expression, social engagement and exposure to
potential career opportunities. Education nights are made possible
through the generosity of foundations and corporations.
The San Antonio Tricentennial celebration
continues with more featured events commemorating San Antonio's
storied history. Residents and visitors can explore the official
events calendar and sort events by day, time, council district or
county precinct. The official Tricentennial magazine features a
complete listing of events through the end of the year. The
magazine is available for free at H-E-B stores and Jim's Restaurants
throughout the city.
and visitors can also learn about upcoming events and activities by
signing up for the official Tricentennial e-newsletter at www.sanantonio300.org
the buttons below to see status updates on various infrastructure