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I think it would be excellent if someone would build portable water/snack stations around the hike and bike trails. In Austin, the Parks and Rec dept. puts out coolers of water for runners/cyclists. 0

3:25pm Jun 11, 2012

Where? The hike and bike trails around the new reaches of the San Antonio River... i.e. where Blue Star is that leads to the new paths around the river

There are quite a few bus stops without any shade. I have an idea to build inexpensive shade canopies that can easily be attached to benches or bus stop poles. 0

3:06pm Jun 10, 2012

Where? All of Downtown San Antonio - Bus Stops

By Meredith

I would like to see this green space being used as a gathering spot for the community to watch movies on either Friday or Saturday evenings to bring back the concept of drive in movies 0

11:24pm Jun 09, 2012

Where? The green space across from Woodlawn Lake, within Woodlawn Ave, West Craig and S Josephone Tobin

By Adeltia Cantu

Under the trees and around benches I would suggest putting checkers and domino tables so that seniors can come and play. Also gardening beds and have kids at school provide the maintenance 0

11:12pm Jun 09, 2012

Where? The green space across the street from Woodlawn Elementary at Bandera and West Quill

By Adelita Cantu

create public parks on rooftops of downtown buildings 1

3:58pm Jun 09, 2012

Where? All of Downtown San Antonio

Elevated bike paths above city traffic 1

2:52pm Jun 09, 2012

Where? All of Downtown San Antonio

By Rob Abodeely

get rid of the parking lot and parking on Laredo. Put a public fountain that we can actually use to cool of like they did with Crown fountain in Chicago's Millennium Park 0

2:06pm Jun 09, 2012

Where? laredo and nueva across from Casa Navarro

By Rob Abodeely

Performance space and Trail head. Connect nearby neighborhoods to the Mission Reach and/or provide a destination by hosting markets or performances at the spacious Hwy90 underpass at Steves/Mission. 0

10:07pm Jun 08, 2012

Where? Highway 90 at Steves/Mission

By mike perez

3 lots on Arthur:710-small community center/optical clinic (probably above cost limit),714-Pavilion for outdoor community activities,722-raised bed garden with fruit trees, benches; covered seating. 1

6:14pm Jun 08, 2012

Where? West half of Arthur Street across from Wheatley Courts on the east side.

By Sandra Fechner

Take an empty lot or an existing building on the East Side to make a community space, emphasizing educational programs, music, art and gardening for at-risk youth and the elderly. 2

12:57pm Jun 08, 2012

Where? Downtown, Eastside Location, Hackberry, Dakota Area

By Kelsey Jack

Convert the steep, sloping banks of drainage areas into TERRACES to plant functional food gardens (MiLPAS) aesthetic green spaces by incorporating ancient techniques of the ancient Maya/Inca 0

11:43am Jun 07, 2012

Where? Drainage Ditch on South Colorado between Buena Vista and Cesar Chavez

By Richard E. Martinez

This is a beautiful, large piece of land that could either sustain a community garden or dog park. 0

2:03pm Jun 06, 2012

Where? North of the end of Schreiner Pl

By Lara Pearson

A used book store or a used book swap location. 0

1:45pm Jun 06, 2012

Where? any of the abandoned buildings on S.W. Military- such as the closed Sonic Drive Inn Restaurant

By Leora Uribe

Is a community garden for residents that teaches about urban farming, how to start their own vegetable garden and eating healtier. 0

12:15am Jun 06, 2012

Where? Poteet Jourdanton Frwy and Hunter Blvd., behind Cortez library

Once a month (or more), use the money to open the downtown river walk section to kayaks and canoes by closing it off to tourist barge traffic. 0

11:13pm Jun 05, 2012

Where? San Antonio River Walk Downtown

By Brian Shimek