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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

Host bi-monthly "mash-ups", which are improvisational artistic evenings, 3-hours in length, where regular folks can come and experience a slue of artistic activity, coming and going as they please. 0

1:01am Jun 18, 2012

Where? the soon-to-be Tobin Center for the Performing Arts and the surrounding area, including the Radius Center

By Anthony Wofford

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)

Salvation Army shelter (next door) and Healy-Murphy school (for "at risk" youth, across the street) volunteers wish to transform the park to create a positive neighborhood venue/community garden. 0

12:21am Jun 18, 2012

Where? Healy-Murphy Park, 210 Nolan Street, East Side of San Antonio

By Christopher Bannwolf

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

Create a pilot Learning / Community garden for Dwight Middle School and the surrounding Quintana Community. 19

12:03am Jun 18, 2012

Where? Quintana Community and the greater San Antonio area

By Andy Castillo

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

to have a city wide clothing swap where folks can swap used clothes, toys & books. There could be vintage items, handmade offerings &crafts . What isn't swapped could be donated to Goodwill. 2

11:39pm Jun 17, 2012

Where? parking lot on the corner of 281 & Evans Road

By Lauren Hughes

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

11:22pm 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

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

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

Transform San Pedro Library into a destination library for the neighboring communities. Create a patio space in the rear to relax and open it up to the park. 0

5:41pm Jun 17, 2012

Where? San Pedro Public Library back entrance and grounds renovation

By Jen 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

Develop community center/neighborhood garden with emphasis on teaching diy backyard gardening and yard care. Also a run/walk track along perimeter with outdoor 20 station exercise area/play ground 2

2:55pm Jun 17, 2012

Where? triangular area bewteen old valley hi and valley hi drive and ray ellison.

By Doris and Vanne Metzger

A community garden taken care of by local youth, with native plants and fruits and veggies grown, and a shade structure, and space for small scale events to happen. 0

10:30am Jun 17, 2012

Where? Corner of Iowa and Pine Street

By Rebecca Sibley

Our idea to improve this place is KITE FLYING. Kite flying is a sport, art, recreation, fun and social activity. It is for everyone; all ages, genders, cultures, social or economic layers of SATX. 0

1:12am Jun 17, 2012

Where? The idea can be applied at different locations of SATX. It especially enriches the Riverwalk Improvement Project. We choose East bank of BlueStar Arts Complex towards the mission trail as a starter.

By Ela & Ramin Poursani