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We need to improve transportation for our elderly, they have mobility challenges. More buses, possibly a train system...I would also like to see the city encourage community gardens in vacant space. 0

10:29am Jun 13, 2012

Where? All of San Antonio

By Teresa BAnda

The area is owned by the Georgian condo complex,its Board should allow condo owners to use it to grow vegetables. 0

10:27am Jun 13, 2012

Where? Vacant triangle north of 8401 N. New Braunfels Ave.

By J. Douglas White

Better Streetscapes, shade trees, plants & herbs. A Community Garden with vegetables and plants. More bike lanes, shaded bus stops. 0

10:22am Jun 13, 2012

Where? East Village Subdivision

By Patricia Garza

This area looks nice enough-- grass and trees, but it is an unused easement, and it'd look great if they turned it into a little park/playground for the children of the neighborhood. 1

10:01am Jun 13, 2012

Where? Unused easement area, corner of Canyon Golf & Silverado Way

By Michelle Vieau

Many people walk along this area for exercise. This idea would include signage telling motorists to watch for pedestrians, and enhanced crossings at busy streets. Distance markers are also required. 0

10:00am Jun 13, 2012

Where? There is a storm drain that runs along the Dellview neighborhood, which is between West Ave. & Vance Jackson. The actual street is Wonder Parkway.

By Laura Ledesma

Set up an outdoor movie screening spot (like Slab Cinema) 0

9:54am Jun 13, 2012

Where? West End Park

Highland Park Blvd. should be streetscaped w/trees to provide shade for biking & running. The same for Steves Rd. and add a dedicated bike lane. To allow for easy biking access to the River. 1

9:40am Jun 13, 2012

Where? Highland Park Blvd. & Gevers St. & Steves Rd & Gevers St.

By Michael Escalante

Create and enforce building and lot maintenance codes for downtown, especially for ground level properties. 0

9:40am Jun 13, 2012

Where? All of downtown San Antonio

By Katie Lee

Add a disc golf course to unused parts of the park. This is a low cost option. Disc Golf is hugely popular and San Antonio lacks a championship caliber course 19

9:30am Jun 13, 2012

Where? Olms Basin Park

By Scott Hougland

Create a neighborhood garden by running water lines. 0

7:25am Jun 13, 2012

Where? Land fronting the railroad tracks between French and Woodlawn east of Ripley

By Gene Hausmann

Have a contest to design a pedestrian bridge to take people from the main McNay site over to the island now used only for signage. 0

12:56am Jun 13, 2012

Where? McNay Museum island at the corner of Austin Hwy and North New Braunfels.

By Charles Walker

Since this is a long strip of green space, I think a community garden would look nice here and can encourage partnerships with community for cooking demos and gardening lessons. 0

11:43pm Jun 12, 2012

Where? The long strip of green space on West Woodlawn Ave between Lake and West Mistletoe across from Woodlawn Lake

Austin has community or co-op gardens. The spaces they have are paid for by those who use them which means they get to utilize whatever they plant. San Antonio's could be free and open to the public 0

8:34pm Jun 12, 2012

Where? Community Garden Space

By Lianna Flores

My idea would be to create a skate park in one of the concrete culverts around town in a low-income area. 0

8:33pm Jun 12, 2012

Where? Not Sure where

By Anonymous

Create a dog park in the back half of this small park. There is a large tree that could provide shade; all that would be necessary is pine mulch, fencing, and plumbing for water fountains. 0

6:46pm Jun 12, 2012

Where? Haskin Park, Northwood/Oak Park neighborhood

By Beth Graham

Dog park 0

6:45pm Jun 12, 2012

Where? Field next to Woodlawn Lake