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by Councilman Clayton H. Perry
of you know, I was recently hospitalized with COVID-19. Thankfully, I
am feeling much better and recovering from this illness at home. The
District 10 Team shared all of your well wishes with me, and I want
each of you to know that your kind words and offers to help meant the
world to me. While the vaccine has shone a light at the end of the
tunnel, it's important to remember that the pandemic is still ongoing.
It is important to not let your guard down, even among close friends
and family. We must stay vigilant, wear masks, wash your hands, and
practice social distancing when possible.
to everyone who attended January's NNA meeting. The meeting agenda
included briefings from Gordon Hartman and Allan Castro with Morgan
Wonderland’s regarding their Multi Assistance Center, Dr. Junda Woo and
Dr. Anita Kurian regarding the City’s local vaccine distribution, Syed
Mehdi and Jon Van Woensel with an update on the San Antonio Airport
Strategic Planning, and District 10’s report on current City issues. If
you missed the meeting you can watch it on YouTube here.
District 10 Community Meeting will be on Monday, February 15, at 6PM.
We'll be joined by Rick Aste - Director and CEO of the McNay,
Commissioners DeBerry and Calvert, and Constable Mark Vojvodich. To
register, click here.
always, thank you for being active community members and leaders here
in District 10. Please do not hesitate to contact our office if we can
be of any assistance to you. The District 10 team is still on hand
and available to address your needs and concerns throughout this time.
Highlight - District 10 Blood Drive
to everyone who participated in the District 10 Blood Drive in January
and to Northern Hills United Methodist Church for opening their doors
to us. Your willingness to donate blood helped save lives across South
Texas. Your donation truly makes a difference. The demand for blood
donors remains extremely urgent, with 500 donations a day needed to
meet patient needs.
the shortage, the Center is extending hours at the donor rooms at
Shavano Park and the Donor Pavilion on IH 10, from Thursday to
Saturday. Donors can make an appointment by visiting
SouthTexasBlood.org or calling 210-731-5590. All South Texas Blood
& Tissue Center donors in February will receive a $10 Amazon gift
card, voucher for a 20-ounce smoothie of their choice from Smoothie
King on Sundays, as well as points to redeem additional gift cards or
merchandise. Blood donors also can give at the University Hospital
Blood Donor Room, 4502 Medical Drive. To schedule an appointment with
University Hospital, call 210-358-2812.
Applicants - Rate Advisory Committee
Antonio community is invited to participate in a new Rate Advisory
Committee (RAC) that CPS Energy is forming this year. CPS Energy is now
accepting applications from residents who are eligible to serve. The
RAC’s mission is to provide helpful and unique knowledge and customer
insights to the utility’s efforts and projects related to rate
structure and rate design with the ultimate goals of helping management
balance its Guiding Pillars and increasing the mutual
understanding of public issues and concerns. CPS Energy bases business
decisions on the Guiding
Pillars of Reliability, Customer
Affordability, Security, Safety, Environmental
Responsibility and Resiliency with a foundation
of Financial Responsibility. The Rate Advisory Committee will also
be guided by these same pillars.
Committee will be made up of 21 members comprised of 11 appointees by
the CPS Energy Board of Trustees, including Mayoral appointees and
10 City Council appointees. Members of the community who qualify and
are interested in serving on the Rate Advisory Committee can apply
at cpsenergy.com/rac. Interested persons can visit the website for more
information, an online application package which includes a description
of the role and qualifications. Hard copies of the application package
can be obtained by visiting any of CPS Energy's walk-in
centers, the City of San Antonio’s City Clerk’s
office or by calling (210) 353-6788.
Applications are due by February 26.
Meetings to Discuss SAT Strategic Development Plan
Antonio Airport System (SAAS) is hosting a series of Strategic
Development Plan virtual meetings to recap the progress to date and to
update the community on the status of the airport planning alternatives
being considered to accommodate growth at San Antonio International
Airport over the next 20 years.
identical virtual meetings will be held next week for community
members, including two meetings in English and one meeting in Spanish.
The meetings will be held on Tuesday, February 9 at 2pm and 6pm in
English and on Thursday, February 11 at 5:30pm in Spanish. The deadline
to register for these events is Monday, February 8 at 5pm.
are invited to submit questions prior to the meeting and the responses
will be discussed during the virtual meeting. Please visit www.sanantonio.gov/SATfuture to register for one of the meetings or to learn more
about the Strategic Development Plan. If you would like to request
printed presentation material, please send an email to SATfuture@sanantonio.gov.
Health continues to provide up-to-date information and resources for
our residents on their website. The numbers are updated daily at 7:00 PM. Mayor
Nirenberg and Judge Wolff give updates nightly at 6:13 PM on TVSA.
TVSA can be seen on the following video providers: Spectrum Cable
Channel 21, Grande Cable Channel 20, AT&T U-verse Channel 99,
Digital Antenna Channel 16.1 and online at www.sanantonio.gov/tvsa or www.facebook.com/COSAGOV.
information on Governor Abbott's Orders, click here. For information on Mayor Nirenberg's orders, click here.