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State of the City- February 26,2021

State of the City- February 26,2021

Bella Nieto, News Editor February 26, 2021

Local News: The City of San Antonio's Public Works Department is predicting an increase in the amount of potholes around the city because of the winter storm in the latter part of last week. The Public...

Photo by Isabella Briseño

San Antonio, it’s time to put the public back in public utilities

Bella Nieto, Assistant News Editor November 17, 2020

All of San Antonio pays their utility bills to CPS Energy; in fact, it's the nation's largest municipal natural gas and electric utility company. CPS makes it convenient to pay business or residential...

Mayoral candidate Ron Nirenberg describes his pizza’s “special sauce”that represented his priority issue. Chase Otero, The Paisano.

MOVE San Antonio hosts “San Antonio Night Live” a mayoral candidate forum

Alex Birnel April 5, 2017

How do you get a performance of Selena’s “Como La Flor,” readings of Maya Angelou and a Nicki Minaj impersonation (complete with pink wing)under the same roof as a giant make-your-own paper...

SA mayoral candidates work to earn the student vote

Jeremiah Hobbs January 25, 2017

Bexar County Democratic Party Chairman Manuel Medina has never held an elected government office but has experience as a political consultant. He has pledged to regulate public utility rate and salary...

Courtesy of Chris Stewart

Student spotlight: Chris Stewart

Caroline Traylor December 15, 2016

Meet a Roadrunner who’s making moves in local politics   Interview conducted by Caroline Traylor   When did you graduate from UTSA? What was your major? Were you...

District 8 Councilman Ron Nirenberg. Photo by: Issac Serna, The Paisano

COSA grant rewards students’ civic engagement

Isaac Serna September 14, 2016

This Fall, the UTSA Center of Civic Engagement, in collaboration with District 8 Councilman Ron Nirenberg, announced the launch of the City of San Antonio (COSA) Challenge Grant program. The COSA Challenge...

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