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5 Things You Didn’t Know About the EOC

On a day-to-day basis, the Emergency Operations Center (EOC) educates our citizens on how to prepare for emergencies, manages the city’s wireless emergency notifications, and develops hazard…


5 Opportunities to Give Back on the South Side

Part of living, working, learning, playing, and staying at Brooks means upholding the ideals of the common good of our community. Our mission of promoting and developing a vibrant, sustainable…


Meet the South Side’s most impressive female entrepreneurs

In honor of International Women’s Day on March 8, we want to shout out all the #BrooksBossBabes who are taking the booming South Side business community by storm. Whether you’re the CEO or have the…


south side caldo

Warm up your soul with a bowl of South Side caldo

Some call it caldo, some call it sopa. Whatever you call it, we can all agree it’s delicious. When the temperature starts dropping in San Antonio, Mexican restaurants across town start getting ready…


Looking back at one of our most impactful years yet

This year brought many exciting developments to the South Side It’s official: 2019 was a successful year for Brooks. From the very start, every day was dedicated to our mission to promote and…


Juicing to jogging — it’s easy to stay healthy at Brooks

Mind, body, soul After the news earlier this year that a VIVA SA program, spearheaded by Councilwoman Rebecca Viagran, is bringing healthy foods to corner stores in District 3, we’ve been on the…


South Side Quinceanera

The South Side is your go-to hub for all things Quinceañera

Planning a Quinceañera? The South Side has everything you need and more This is it. You’ve waited 15 years for this and the big milestone is soon arriving. It’s time to plan a quinceañera, but…


Los Otros

San Antonio's top 10 favorite visual artists

Street art. Public art. Fine art. San Antonio has it all. From Cruz Ortiz to Diana Kersey, both of whom have art pieces displayed at Brooks, San Antonio is home to a portfolio of incredibly talented…


LOW IMPACT DEVELOPMENT Brooks

With an eye on the environment, Brooks is ensuring responsible growth

Brooks is growing every day and that means big changes on the South Side As more businesses are choosing Brooks as their new location and residents are choosing to make the South Side their home,…