City of San Antonio

Community Health, Environment and Culture Committee

City Hall Complex
San Antonio, Texas 78205

Thursday, May 25, 2023 2:00 PM City Hall

The Community Health, Environment and Culture Committee will hold its regular meeting in the Council Briefing room at City Hall beginning at 2:00 PM. Once convened, the Community Health, Environment and Culture Committee will take up the following items no sooner than the designated times.

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Once a quorum is established, the Community Health, Environment and Culture Committee shall consider the following:
Approval of Minutes
Approval of minutes for April 27, 2023, Community Health, Environment, and Culture meeting.
Public Comments
Briefing and Possible Action on
Briefing on the Status of Girls in San Antonio Report commissioned by the City of San Antonio. [María Villagómez, Deputy City Manager]
A briefing on the results of a study exploring multiple benefits of food forests and urban agriculture (food, urban cooling, etc.) and how those benefits could be targeted to vulnerable populations [John Peterek, Assistant to the City Manager; Brian Dillard, Chief Innovation Officer, Office of Innovation].
A briefing on the Parks and Recreation Youth Services Master Plan. [David W. McCary, Assistant City Manager; Homer Garcia III, Director, Parks and Recreation]
At any time during the meeting, the Community Health, Environment and Culture Committee may meet in executive session for consultation with the City Attorney's Office concerning attorney client matters under Chapter 551 of the Texas Government Code.
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Community Health, Environment and Culture Committee Members
Dr. Adriana Rocha Garcia, Dist. 4, Chair 
 Jalen McKee-Rodriguez, Dist. 2 | Phyllis Viagran, Dist. 3 

Teri Castillo, Dist. 5Rosie Castro, Dist. 7

* Other members of City Council may attend to observe, but not vote, on matters before the Committee.
Posted on: 05/19/2023  03:12 PM