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Three ways to overcome inequality

Spotting problems is easy. Proposing solutions is harder.

Waiting for the flood

A flood may be coming for much of San Antonio — but how will it hit the most vulnerable?

Mayor Nirenberg announces housing taskforce

Mayor Ron Nirenberg announced he is creating a task force to fulfill his promise of brining more affordable housing to San Antonio.

East Meadows residents talk life after Wheatley Courts

Leonard Walker, 57, and his wife Trelina remember living in Wheatley Courts for five years without central air or a washer and dryer. In 2013, they left their home when they learned of the U.S. government’s plan to demolish the outdated and notorious courts and erect, in their place, new apartments. Now, the Walkers are…

Listening In: Dee Dee Sedgwick on the home repair ministry that’s fixing roofs and lives

Dee Dee Sedgwick used to take student groups to Memphis, Tennessee to repair the homes of the poor. Then she found out what was happening in San Antonio.

Builders say affordable developments get housing waiver ‘scraps’

Looking to to build affordable housing beyond the downtown area? Obtaining incentives from the city of San Antonio may prove difficult.