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Tuesday, January 20th: SAWS Vista Ridge Water Pipeline
Margaret Day (Alamo Group Chair) and Meredith McGuire (Alamo Group Conservation Committee Co-Chair) will tackle the recently approved Vista Ridge Pipeline, including SAWS rate-restructuring, new information about the contractors, politics and alternative concepts for meeting San Antonio's future water needs.
Tuesday, February 17th: To Be Announced
For January and February, our meetings will be at EcoCentro instead of the Witte Museum. Times, locations, and speaker bios are on our Events page.
Next Lion's Field Event
Wednesday, October 22nd: Introduction to Native Plants of Bexar County
John Nikolatos and Joan Miller, from the Native Plant Society of Texas, will discuss growing native plants to conserve water. John will give an introduction and Joan will present ten native plants recommended for San Antonio.
Visit our Lion's Field Events page for a map, times and more events.
Upcoming Community Events
Pay 2 Play: Democracy's High Stakes
For more information about these events, click the event title or go to our Community Events page.
Next Social Event
Friday, October 24th: Candlelight Coffeehouse
One of our favorite places, it features good food and a nice quiet atmosphere. This will be our last social of 2014. Contact Loyd Cortez (phone 454-2052 or email) if planning to attend.
Visit our Social Events page for maps, times and information about future gatherings.
Environmental Highlights - State & Local
SAWS Vista Ridge Pipeline Deal
City Council approved SAWS' $3.4 billion Vista Ridge Pipeline contract on October 30th. But we remain committed to working on this issue so we can make sure the deal is equitable to ratepayers and environmentally sound.
Visit our Clearinghouse for Vista Ridge Information webpage, where you can find news articles about the deal, comments and analyses about the proposal, and technical studies.
Take Action Today!
The Sierra Club needs your action on important issues affecting our environment. Just click on the link(s) below to read the action alerts and fill out a brief form that is automatically sent to your Senators, Representatives and other elected officials.
For more urgent Sierra Club alerts, visit our Action Alerts page.