San Antonio’s repair program is targeting homes that were once deemed by the federal government as undesirable—a practice known as red lining.
The Esperanza Peace & Justice Center has initiated the creation of a historic district on the West Side.
Rehab work to create the Museo del Westside, a museum dedicated to West Side history and culture that’s going into an old icehouse, could begin this fall.
When they opened in 1941, the Alazán-Apache Courts were a relief from the slum conditions that defined the West Side. A new exhibit called “Los Courts,” which opens Saturday, explores that legacy.