Category: Government Affairs (Local)

UPDATE: City Amending Airport Concessions RFP Process

Hispanic Chamber Approves of City Amending Airport Concessions RFP   Dear Valued Member, In response to city-wide business feedback, including the Hispanic Chamber’s solution-backed position, the City of San Antonio will amend its Airport Concessions Request for Proposal (RFP) process and ask for submissions to include two versions – one that includes estimates with a “Labor Peace…

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Resolution in Support of Sensible Pay for CoSA Mayor and Council

On Wednesday, February 25, 2015 the Board of Directors of the San Antonio Hispanic Chamber of Commerce (SAHCC) voted in favor of a recommendation to support proposed changes to our city’s charter to include provisions for salary compensation for our City’s Mayor and council members. “San Antonio is the second largest city in Texas, behind…

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Resolution in Support of Rideshare Companies in San Antonio

  Resolution In Support of Rideshare Companies in San Antonio SHARE THIS POST

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Edwards Aquifer Protection Program Resolution

Edwards Aquifer Protection Program Resolution SHARE THIS POST

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SAWS/Vista Ridge Pipeline Project Resolution

SAWS Vista Ridge Pipeline Project Resolution SHARE THIS POST

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Senate approves Castro as HUD secretary

SAN ANTONIO — The U.S. Senate on Wednesday overwhelmingly approved the nomination of San Antonio Mayor Julián Castro as secretary of the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development. The nomination was approved 71-26 on a roll call vote. Sen. John Cornyn, R-Texas, voted for the nomination; Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, voted against it. Republicans…

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Early Voting for City’s Proposed Bond Program Begins Today

Join us and vote YES on all five 2012 Bond initiatives!  Early voting begins today for the City’s $596 million Proposed Bond Program and continues through Tuesday, May 8.  Early voting hours vary as listed here: Monday, April 30, through Friday, May 4 – 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday, May 5 – 10 a.m….

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