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Bring more shops and restaurants to the downtown area. There are too many empty buildings. Have downtown streets with decor like New Braunfels, TX. More kid friendly places, utilize Hemifair Park. 0

6:23pm Jun 17, 2011

Where? Hemisfair Park, Street Decorations Year Around on Commerce

By Bryan

Don't approve anymore new hotels downtown until there is a significant jump in the amount of people that live downtown. 2

5:55pm Jun 17, 2011

Where? All of downtown

By Canedo

Relocate or evict Ripleys, Tomb Raider and all the other tourist traps across from the Alamo. You wouldn't let someone set up a circus act on the Vietnam Memorial, so no reason to decimate our shrine. 1

4:29pm Jun 17, 2011

Where? S. Alamo between Houston and Commerce.

By Lawson Jessee

Help VIA fund a BRT line along Fredericksburg and out to the Medical Center with dedicated lanes so it can be a system worth using. 1

4:28pm Jun 17, 2011

Where? UTSA Downtown/Multimodal Center

By Canedo

No more surface parking lots 0

3:50pm Jun 17, 2011

Where? All of downtown

By Number Two

Build a world-class, Riverwalk connected, Minor League baseball stadium. Cities like Memphis and Chattanooga have had great success bringing families downtown using this approach 0

2:08pm Jun 17, 2011

Where? Broadway and 281 or South of downtown

To be a mix of high rise, mid rise, low rise, and parks throughout the city with good architecture(i.e. a mixture of old Mediterranean and unique, modern styles). Include 24/7 activity for all ages. 1

1:37pm Jun 17, 2011

Where? All of Downtown San Antonio

By Does it matter Really

Line every single street with shade trees. 2

1:17pm Jun 17, 2011

Where? All over downtown

By Scott Martin

Free parking or reasonable parking fees. Why live, work, dine or shop downtown when you do not have to pay to park elsewhere in the city? 0

6:38pm Jun 16, 2011

Where? Everywhere in the central business district.

By Michael Marke

Give tax breaks to retail chains to establish stores downtown. All that's down there now are restaurants, bars and T-shirt shops for tourists. 0

4:01pm Jun 16, 2011

Where? Virtually anywhere on Houston Street, the old Solo Serve building, the old Joske's building, Commerce Street from City Hall west. Look around -- you'll see abandone storefronts.

By Robert Kolarik

Add digital parking space signs counting system on DT public parking garages to help facilitate parking. I believe the city is working on implementing the idea during the fall. 0

12:24pm Jun 16, 2011

Where? All downtown parking garages (Pic of garage on corner of Travis and N St. Mary's

By Malik SAT