Alamo Heights http://tpr.org en The Source: Impacts Of Record-Setting Drought Restriction http://tpr.org/post/source-impacts-record-setting-drought-restriction <p>The Edwards Aquifer Authority (EAA) imposed stage three water restrictions on April 10, the earliest in area history and only the fourth time ever for the "San Antonio pool." Despite summer being months away, residents are already being asked to restrict their water usage.</p><p>The EAA used the stage three restrictions for the first time ever <strike>last July &nbsp;</strike>in August of 2012, when the aquifer fell below the mandated 640 feet. All indications are that the drought will continue to get worse through the summer, but are people taking it seriously?</p> Wed, 30 Apr 2014 16:29:52 +0000 Paul Flahive 30916 at http://tpr.org The Source: Impacts Of Record-Setting Drought Restriction The Source: Cocktails On The Rise | Alamo Heights, A City At The Crossroads http://tpr.org/post/source-cocktails-rise-alamo-heights-city-crossroads <p><strong>In the first segment:</strong></p><p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Yesterday Beam Inc., the company behind Jim Beam and Maker's Mark, was bought for over $13 billion by Japan's </span>Suntory<span style="line-height: 1.5;">, another large spirit provider. But they didn't buy it because they love whiskey -- this is big business.&nbsp;</span></p> Tue, 14 Jan 2014 19:05:12 +0000 Paul Flahive 25059 at http://tpr.org The Source: Cocktails On The Rise | Alamo Heights, A City At The Crossroads Divisive Development In Alamo Heights Gets Limited Go Ahead http://tpr.org/post/divisive-development-alamo-heights-gets-limited-go-ahead <p>Last night the City of Alamo Heights met to discuss what one city councilor called the largest and most divisive project to come before their city council in years.</p><p>The developer, Alamo Manhattan, proposed to redevelop the tract of land at the crossroads of Broadway and Austin highway in what is to be called the Alamo Heights Gateway Complex.</p> Tue, 14 Jan 2014 18:26:23 +0000 Paul Flahive 25053 at http://tpr.org Divisive Development In Alamo Heights Gets Limited Go Ahead "Tin Man" Is Coming Down In Alamo Heights http://tpr.org/post/tin-man-coming-down-alamo-heights <p></p><p>A symbol of pride in the Alamo Heights community for nearly 90 years, the old water tower that became known as “Tin Man” is being taken down.</p><p>"Here recently in 2010 the city constructed another water reservoir, another tank,” said <a href="http://www.alamoheightstx.gov/government/government-departments-publicworks.php" target="_blank">Alamo Heights Public Works</a> Director Patrick Sullivan.</p> Mon, 28 Jan 2013 20:46:00 +0000 Ryan Loyd 5445 at http://tpr.org "Tin Man" Is Coming Down In Alamo Heights