City of San Antonio

Economic and Workforce Development Committee

City Hall Complex
San Antonio, Texas 78205

Tuesday, November 28, 2023 2:00 PM City Hall Building

The Economic and Workforce Development Committee will hold its regular meeting in the Council Briefing Room at City Hall beginning at 2:00 PM. Once convened, the Economic and Workforce Development Committee will take up the following items no sooner than the designated times.

Members of the public can comment on items on the agenda. To sign up to speak visit Click on meetings and events and select the meeting you’d like to participate in. Sign up to speak or submit a written comment. 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 meeting on October 31, 2023.
Public Comments
Briefing and Possible Action on the following items
Briefing and possible action on the recommended amendments to the Small Business Economic Development Advocacy (SBEDA) Ordinance based on findings from the 2023 Disparity Study. [Alejandra Lopez, Assistant City Manager; Brenda Hicks-Sorensen, Director, Economic Development Department]
Briefing on the Supply SA: Inclusive Procurement initiative. [Alejandra Lopez, Assistant City Manager; Brenda Hicks -Sorensen, Director, Economic Development]
At any time during the meeting, the Economic and Workforce Development 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.

The City of San Antonio ensures meaningful access to City meetings, programs and services by reasonably providing: translation and interpretation, materials in alternate formats, and other accommodations upon request. To request these services call (210) 207-2098 or Relay Texas 711 or by requesting these services online at Providing at least 72 hours’ notice will help ensure availability.
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Economic and Workforce Development Committee Members
Manny Pelaez, Dist. 8, Chair
Phyllis Viagran, Dist. 3 | Dr. Adriana Rocha Garcia, Dist. 4
Teri Castillo, Dist. 5 | Marc Whyte, Dist. 10

* Other members of City Council may attend to observe, but not vote, on matters before the Committee.
Posted on: 11/22/2023  09:15 AM