City of San Antonio

Economic and Workforce Development Committee

No in-person access to this meeting
Tuesday, August 17, 2021 10:00 AM Videoconference

To protect the health of the public and limit the potential spread of COVID-19, the City Council Economic and Workforce Development Committee will hold this meeting via videoconference beginning at 10:00 AM. These meeting standards are based upon the various suspended provisions of the Open Meetings Act issued by the Texas Governor in response to the COVID-19 crisis. These modified standards shall remain in place until further notice or until the state disaster declaration expires or is otherwise terminated by the Texas Governor. Once convened, the Economic and Workforce Development Committee will take up the following items no sooner than the designated times.

The meeting will be available to the public at AT&T channel 99, Grande channel 20, Spectrum channel 21, digital antenna 16, and The meeting will also be available by calling (210) 207-5555 (English and Spanish available).

Members of the public can comment or speak on items on the agenda. To submit comments or sign up to speak, please go to and click on the eComment link associated with the agenda for instructions. Questions relating to these rules may be directed to the Office of the City Clerk at (210) 207-7253.

Once a quorum is established, the Economic and Workforce Development Committee shall consider the following:
Approval of Minutes
Approval of the minutes from the Economic and Workforce Development Committee meetings on May 04, 2021, and June 01, 2021.
Public Comments
At any time during the meeting, the Economic and Workforce Development Committee may meet in executive session by videoconference for consultation with the City Attorney's Office concerning attorney client matters under Chapter 551 of the Texas Government Code.
Economic and Workforce Development Committee Committee Members
Manny Pelaez, Dist. 8,  Chair
Phyllis Viagran, Dist. 3 | Adriana Rocha Garcia, Dist. 4
Teri Castillo, Dist. 5 | John Courage, Dist 9

* Other members of City Council may attend to observe, but not vote, on matters before the Committee.