Helotes http://tpr.org en Helotes-San Antonio Land Dispute Coming To A Resolution http://tpr.org/post/helotes-san-antonio-land-dispute-coming-resolution <p>The cities of Helotes and San Antonio may be close to a resolution on a land deal that would allow the landlocked smaller town to gain additional territory.</p><p>A negotiated deal is on the San Antonio City Council agenda next week.</p><p>For years, Helotes and its city leaders have been in discussions with San Antonio to acquire 6.7 square miles as part of that town’s Extra Territorial Jurisdiction (ETJ). San Antonio offered a smaller piece, but Helotes Mayor Tom Schoolcraft rejected the offer.</p> Fri, 03 May 2013 19:38:59 +0000 Ryan Loyd 10791 at http://tpr.org Helotes-San Antonio Land Dispute Coming To A Resolution Land Battle Tests Usually Friendly Helotes-San Antonio Relationship http://tpr.org/post/land-battle-tests-usually-friendly-helotes-san-antonio-relationship <p>The 2013 land grab is underway between the cities of San Antonio and Helotes. Helotes city leaders are taking on San Antonio with legislation for a few square miles that San Antonio doesn’t want to let go of.</p><p>Helotes and residents of the San Antonio Ranch subdivision want the town to scoop up a swath of land that’s in San Antonio’s extraterritorial jurisdiction (ETJ).</p><p>The <a href="http://www.helotes-tx.gov/" target="_blank">City of Helotes</a> is asking for San Antonio to release a 6.7 square mile parcel of land that is outside of San Antonio’s city limits.</p> Tue, 16 Apr 2013 15:04:18 +0000 Ryan Loyd 9744 at http://tpr.org Land Battle Tests Usually Friendly Helotes-San Antonio Relationship