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Golf course as wildlife refuge? PGA resort fights for another tax break

Investigative Reporter Karisa King continues digging into the property tax system in Bexar County. She’s been examining how homeowners and businesses try to find ways to lower their property appraisals, which in turn lowers their tax bill. Her Sunday story disclosed how the owners of the PGA Tour golf resort, which was built after years … Read more

Fay Sinkin’s papers track Edwards Aquifer struggle

Fay Sinkin helped establish Government Canyon, a state park located on the Edwards Aquifer Recharge Zone

Environmentalist Fay Sinkin died last week at the age of 90. There’s a rich archival resource available to the public for anyone who wants to learn about her life and the decades-long battle she fought to protect the Edwards Aquifer, San Antonio’s main drinking supply. The University of Texas at San Antonio established an archive … Read more