Century Oaks http://tpr.org en Commissioners Approve Controversial Century Oaks Development http://tpr.org/post/commissioners-approve-controversial-century-oaks-development <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Residents are opposed to the densely-designed neighborhood, saying it would adversely affect the water supply and endangered species. Last year, County Commissioners postponed their approval to do further research and to put pressure on the developers to address the concerns of the surrounding property owners.</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Residents and water conservationists had expressed concern that the property over the Edwards Aquifer had a high impervious cover ratio that would cause harm to the water supply.</span></p> Mon, 04 Feb 2013 12:11:20 +0000 Eileen Pace 5731 at http://tpr.org Commissioners Approve Controversial Century Oaks Development Decision Postponed On Century Oaks Development http://tpr.org/post/decision-postponed-century-oaks-development <p>Bexar County Commissioners have postponed a decision on whether a local developer can build hundreds of small-lot homes in far north Bexar County. Commissioners are asking developer Gordon Hartman to meet with attorneys and area homeowners who oppose the subdivision.</p><p>Residents of Hidden Oaks near Cibolo Creek fear the development of Century Oaks will cause harm to the environment; specifically, the Golden-Cheeked Warbler, the large oaks trees that are already being cut down, and the water. The land is over the Edwards Aquifer Recharge Zone.</p> Wed, 19 Dec 2012 15:47:43 +0000 Eileen Pace 3523 at http://tpr.org Decision Postponed On Century Oaks Development