A deep dive into the challenges of building housing that people can afford in San Antonio, and the federal program and local policy that have caused so much rancor.
Mayor Ron Nirenberg said the proliferation of luxury apartments in downtown San Antonio, as a result of the 2012 housing incentives policy, played a role in his decision.
At this weekend’s housing workshop, residents had a chance to speak up and identify problems with housing in San Antonio and offer solutions.
One person’s “affordable housing” is another person’s “shelter poverty.”
“Inequality: San Antonio’s Silent Crisis” takes a deep dive into the complex topic of economic segregation in San Antonio. The program aired Friday, October 13 at 6:30 p.m. on WOAI-TV and 9:13 p.m. on KABB-TV.