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Construct roundabout and convert Houston to two-way. Modify streets adjacent to Alamo to provide streetscaping, seating, landscaping and plaza space commensurate with the historic nature of the area. 0

10:43am Jun 18, 2012

Where? Houston, 3rd & Bonham Intersection

By Kerri Collins

Expand pedestrian plaza area by closing Losoya between Commerce and Market. Reverse direction on Losoya to NB and on Crockett to EB. Open SB bus lane on Alamo to public. 0

10:37am Jun 18, 2012

Where? Alamo, Commerce, Losoya and Market Intersection (Torch Intersection)

By Kerri Collins

is to install a mobile lending library where books are made available to the community at no charge. 1

12:51am Jun 18, 2012

Where? The corner of South Flores and E. Fest Street

By Dan Gonzalez

Establish art district character by building natural hardscaped island places with local artist installations, attracting citywide visitation &also support neighborhood celebrations & family events 1

12:29am Jun 18, 2012

Where? With its unique traffic islands, small urban scale, and walkability, kid friendly 1940’s Terrell Heights community bordering the McNay Museum can become a distinctive neighborhood city art district.

By Steve & Judith Temple (for the Terrell Heights Neighborhood Association)

beautify aged strip center in Highland Park,bring popup cafe,internet cafe/little library, re-purpose empty lot into community garden and encourage use of bike lanes linking to Bode Community Center 0

12:14am Jun 18, 2012

Where? 2300 S Gevers/1200 E Highland Blvd (4 corners)

By Angela Cardona

To have local students, artists, designers, etc. submit their ideas to decorate (window display) the unused storefronts in downtown San Antonio. Every month new entries will be featured. 0

11:54pm Jun 17, 2012

Where? The vacant storefronts in downtown San Antonio

By Olivia Travieso

beautify this aged quadrant in the middle of Highland Park to an updated mini neighborhood center. Lined by bike lanes & 2 blocks fr Bode Center 0

11:51pm Jun 17, 2012

Where? 2300 S.Gevers/1200 Highland Blvd 4 corners

A short term project is a community garden in one of the empty lots that is owned by the county using this corner-scape as a catalyst for development. 32

11:22pm Jun 17, 2012

Where? Intersection of Iowa and Pine Streets in Denver Heights Neighborhood

By Erica Gagne

A short term project is a community garden in one of the empty lots that is owned by the county using this corner-scape as a catalyst for development. 0

11:18pm Jun 17, 2012

Where? Intersection of Iowa and Pine Streets in Denver Heights Neighborhood

There is a building that formerly housed an Albertsons & a HEB. a big empty shell . My idea is to stage the windows as art pieces lighting them from within. Speakers will play soundtrack. 2

11:07pm Jun 17, 2012

Where? Corner of Hwy 281 & Evans Road

By Lauren Hughes

Create a wildscape along street with flowering plants, ornamental native grasses, trees & sitting rocks to attract songbirds, hummingbirds, butterflies, children & adults w/ teaching signs & tours 0

7:44pm Jun 17, 2012

Where? Streetscape along 300-500 E. Dewey Place,

By Melissa Miller

Since there is no Skate park on the East side, the place right next to the Hays St Bridge underneath I-37 would improve the underused area by encouraging people on the hottest of days to stay active. 0

5:51pm Jun 17, 2012

Where? A Skate Park underneath I-37.

By Daniel Day

20 families in Midtown West (Alta Vista and Beacon Hill neighborhoods)gather once a month to community build. We would like to see Breeden St or N.Flores Ave transform into strong pede/bike zones. 0

5:44pm Jun 17, 2012

Where? Alta Vista's Breeden St. (or Flores Ave.) as as community portals to San Pedro Springs Park. Breeden St. has very little car traffic and would ideal for inexpensive pedestrian/biking infrastructure.

By Jennifer Khoshbin

To build a food kiosk run by the city generating jobs and revenue for the park maintenance and improvements. Food kiosk will accommodate 5 dif. vendors under same roof, instead of scattered carts . 9

4:03pm Jun 17, 2012

Where? Madison Square Park-Downtown SA.We should make the most of our parks.If we attract more people to come, this place will be clean and safer. MSP location is privileged and has potential .

By Oscar Parra

We dearly need sidewalks in the Shearer Hills area, specifically on Shannon Lee which is often used as a shortcut between San Pedro and McCullough; preference would be a sidewalk on one street side 1

3:38pm Jun 17, 2012

Where? Shannon Lee Street

By Jane McDaniel

Provide a two lane bicycle path along the existing railroad right of way from Loop 1604 near the I 10 Park and Ride lot into the downtown area. This is approximately 15 miles. 0

11:09pm Jun 16, 2012

Where? The railroad right of way from 1604 near the IH 10 park and ride to downtown.

By Michael Carter

Create a new public square. Provide cover from the sun & its perfect as a local market, block party site (street is never busy) or just as a great place for lively, community-based activities for all 0

12:37pm Jun 16, 2012

Where? Corner of Roy Smith and Broadway to 10th and Broadway

By Carmen Iglesias

Create a culture canopy over the parking lot next to the Guadalupe Center. Under the canopy there would be plants/ benches and places for neighbors to enjoy the shade and the programs of the GCAC. 0

5:43pm Jun 15, 2012

Where? The Guadalupe Corridor. The corner of Brazos Street between Guadalupe and El Paso Street.

By Peter Shugart Ortiz