Making News

Japanese manufacturer begins search for local parts suppliers (San Antonio Business Journal)

The Nissei Plastic Industrial Co. Ltd plant at Brooks hopes to use parts entirely made in the United States and is currently on the hunt for a supplier. Article originally published here: Japanese…


Cuisine Solutions

Opportunity Zone Done Right in Texas (Morning Consult)

By Leo Gomez, president and CEO of the Brooks Development Authority Washington is in an elated frenzy — Republicans and Democrats just found something to agree on. Everyone in town is talking about…


Leo Gomez, David Adelman selected to national list of CRE executives (San Antonio Business Journal)

Brooks CEO Leo Gomez is among the three local business owners who have been selected to a national list of notable commercial real estate executives. Article originally published here: Leo Gomez,…


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Brooks Unveils Sculpture Honoring Frank Tejeda (Connect Texas)

Frank Tejeda was a U.S. Congressman who was dedicated to improving San Antonio’s south side, and was instrumental in creating Brooks Development Authority. The authority is in charge of developing…


Sun Mountain Unveiling

Brooks unveils sculpture honoring Frank Tejeda (KSAT)

Brooks officially unveiled a massive 20-foot by 40-foot solid metal sculpture called "Sun Mountain" that was created in honor of the late U.S. Rep. Frank Tejeda. Article originally published here:…


Frank Tejeda memorial

Late Congressman Frank Tejeda Honored at Brooks (WOAI)

There was a lot of nostalgia today at Brooks as friends and associates of the late Congressman Frank Tejeda gathered to dedicate a memorial to the influential political leader, News Radio 1200 WOAI…


Frank Tejeda Sun Mountain

Lawmaker Frank Tejeda Memorialized in Brooks Sculpture by Cruz Ortiz (Rivard Report)

About 100 members of the public and dignitaries gathered at Brooks on Wednesday morning to dedicate Sun Mountain, a new public sculpture by Cruz Ortiz honoring the late legislator Frank Tejeda.…


Chanclas y Cervezas

Locals Chuck Chanclas for Charity at Fiesta (Spectrum News)

SAN ANTONIO – A new Fiesta event this year is highlighting the humor behind the familiar disciplinary house sandal known as the "chancla." Chancla throwing contest Proceeds go to nonprofit Brought…


Chanclas y Cervezas

Drinking up beer and hoisting up chanclas (KENS 5)

Chanclas y cervezas could be a potentially deadly combination. On Saturday, it was a fun one. SAN ANTONIO — What better way to dominate your childhood fear of chanclas coming in hot like missiles…