Quality of Life, Transit Advocacy

What’s the best way to measure congestion, and why does it matter?

In an SA2020 Transportation Blog titled, “What’s the best way to measure congestion, and why does it matter?” and published December 4, 2013, Bill Barker with the Office of Sustainability at the City of San Antonio writes, “Some people claim that the only time they get quiet time to themselves is when they are alone in the car while they commute. However, there is a great deal of research that says that the longer someone commutes, the more likely he or she is to be divorced, obese, heart-diseased and stressed. Social scientists have found a direct correlation between life happiness and commute distance: people that have shorter commutes are happier and healthier.” Read More…

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KSAT 12 Video: iSA on proposed HEB closure of South Main

Visit KSAT.com to watch the broadcast video of "San Antonio group hopes to delay HEB expansion vote," aired on December 2, 2013.

iSA President Bob Wise on Texas Public Radio: HEB alternatives

On December 2, 2013, TPR's David Martin Davies interviewed Bob Wise and Sue Ann Pemberton, president of the San Antonio Conservation Society, about HEB's proposed closure of South Main Avenue. Listen to the interview or visit TPR's The Source, "Clamping Down On Political Money | Main Street Closure Still Controversial," to listen and read more.

KENS-TV 5 Interview: iSA on proposed HEB closure of South Main

Visit KENS-TV 5 to watch the broadcast video of 'Think tank' comes forward with alternate proposals for HEB's expansion, aired on November 29, 2013.

iSA Press Release: iSA Proposes Win-Win Solution for H-E-B’s Expansion

imagineSanAntonio announces its support of the public-interest effort to keep South Main Avenue a public right-of-way. “We wish to prevent the private-only use and permanent loss of an important piece of the downtown San Antonio street grid,” says Bob Wise of imagineSanAntonio.

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First visit to our site? This brochure will tell you about the goals, vision, and people in imagineSanAntonio. Last Updated September 15, 2014.

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