AUGUST 11–Story updated at 6:07 pm–The City of Devine will discuss a variety of issues at their upcoming meeting, and perhaps the hottest topic will be a discussion about reopening the swimming pool. In an interview today, Fred Morales has verified that he and the other owners of the pool are ready and willing to give the pool to the city if they are willing to re-open it as a public pool. Continue reading “Devine to discuss “taking back the Swimming Pool” soon”
The following reports were included in City Council packets at the regular meeting on July 18.
Continue reading “Devine City Council June reports”
Ten new amenities will be installed at Briscoe Park if the City is awarded a Local Parks Grant by Texas Parks & Wildlife (TPW).
Continue reading “Splash pad anchors grant proposal to improve Briscoe Park”
Commissioners accepted the letter of resignation from County Clerk Lisa Wernette, during their regular meeting on July 31, 2017. Continue reading “County Clerk resigns”
The Board and other members of county-wide non-profit economic development group Go Medina County met in the George S. Woods Community Center for their bi-monthly meeting on Thursday, July 13, approving additional funds for online marketing and scheduling workforce forums in Devine and Hondo on August 15.
Continue reading “Go Medina County schedules workforce forums, approves online marketing budget”
The Natalia City Council granted a 15-foot easement to West Texas Gas (WTG) and discussed the City’s contract with the Natalia Little League (NLL) at the Regular meeting held July 17.
Continue reading “Natalia City Council grants easement, discusses Natalia Little League contract”
The short but intense debate over whether to seek a grant from Texas Parks & Wildlife (TPW) to add a splash pad and other amenities to Briscoe Park was put to rest on July 24 when the Devine City Council voted 4-1 to move ahead in its pursuit.
Continue reading “Devine aims for park upgrades”
A lawsuit was filed on Friday, July 21, 2017 by the County to have Lisa Wernette removed from her County Clerk’s position.
Continue reading “County files lawsuit to remove Clerk, opposes bill raising property taxes”
With temperatures and demands for water rising and little rain forecast on the horizon, the Edwards Aquifer Authority (EAA) declared mandatory Stage 1 restrictions for users in the San Antonio Pool effective last Friday, July 14.
Continue reading “Area water restrictions on tap”
The Devine City Council approved a request by Bonnie Mendoza to name the alley behind her house Mendoza Alley, and rejected Gabriel Hausauer’s request to replat 406 Monticello Circle and 1505 Libold Drive into two lots at the Special meeting held last Tuesday, July 11.
Continue reading “Devine City Council renames alley, rejects variance request”