La Vernia http://tpr.org en UTSA Helping La Vernia Revitalize its Downtown http://tpr.org/post/utsa-helping-la-vernia-revitalize-its-downtown <p>"The goal is to really create a vibrant, walkable, livable downtown area," said Tom Kennely of UTSA's Institute of Economic Development, who could be talking about any city in the United States, or even San Antonio.</p><p>Located on Hwy. 87 east of San Antonio, La Vernia is a community of about 1,000. UTSA is working with the City of La Vernia to bring people back to the community's downtown area, and the university also offers business development and community development for 79 counties from its San Antonio office.</p> Tue, 23 Oct 2012 14:43:38 +0000 Eileen Pace 823 at http://tpr.org UTSA Helping La Vernia Revitalize its Downtown