Councilwoman Madeline A. Slay inducted into San Antonio Women’s Hall of Fame - Mrs. Slay has lived in Balcones Heights for over 14 years. She is also the President/Owner of Madeline Anz Slay Architecture, which is located in the former Balcones Heights City Hall building.
New Fire Truck Ordered - During a special called meeting on September 18, 2006 the Balcones Heights City Council authorized the lease purchase of a Ferrera Mid-Mount, 100-foot “Quint” ladder truck for a total cost of $791,698.
Waste and Brush Pick-up Monday, September 18 - The third of four annual clean-ups is scheduled for the residential areas of Balcones Heights on September 18, 2006. All discarded items such as old furniture, appliances, brush, etc.
Ad Valorem Tax Exemptions Offered to Residents for 2006-2007 Budget - The Balcones Heights City Council adopted the following Ad Valorem tax exemptions to the residents of Balcones Heights for the 2006-2007 fiscal year budget. (i.e. on your taxes due 10-1-06).
New VIA Grant Program - VIA Metropolitan Transit Authority has notified Balcones Heights that $66,942 will be available to the City for 2005 (based on 2005 VIA receipts) to use for VIA route improvements, and that similar amounts will be available in the future yearly for this pr
Council Rejects Parking Ordinances - The City Council considered two ordinances limiting parking in the public street and limiting the number of non-owned cars on a residential lot, as a result of a petition with twenty (20) names submitted by Lilly Cruz at the February 13 City C