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University of Incarnate Word expanding its Brooks campus (San Antonio Express-News)

University of the Incarnate Word officials announced plans Friday to further cement its major academic medical campus in the traditionally medically underserved community on the South Side of San…


City of San Antonio and CPS Energy install first “Smart Streetlight Controls” within Brooks Innovation Zone

SAN ANTONIO — The City of San Antonio will install its first “Smart Streetlight Controls” as part of a pilot program within the Brooks Innovation Zone. The smart streetlights will be located on…


Nissei Plastic Machinery America, Inc. Awarded the 2020 Lone Star Safety Award

San Antonio’s own Nissei Plastic Machinery America, Inc. has been recognized for its exemplary workplace safety program and low rates of work-related injuries and illnesses as a recipient of the 2020…


Brooks Board of Directors Expresses Support for November Ballot Items

(SAN ANTONIO) – The Brooks Board of Directors announced today its adoption of resolutions on four items scheduled to appear on the November 3rd ballot. The resolutions express Brooks’ support of the…


Brooks Breaks Ground on Connection to San Antonio River

Brooks will soon connect directly to the San Antonio River Mission Reach. Construction is currently underway on an extension of The Greenline linear park to more than 15 miles of walking, jogging and…


New Drive-In Theater Set to Open at San Antonio's Brooks City Base in Early September (San Antonio Current)

San Antonio's drive-in theater renaissance continues with the announcement of a new South Side venue. Electric Fiesta, the organizers behind the EDM Drive-In music festival, will open a new venture…


Brooks: One of the fastest-growing neighborhoods in San Antonio (San Antonio Express-News)

Dynamic. Energetic. Thriving. These are all words that come to mind when encountering Brooks – formerly known as Brooks City-Base until 2017 – one of the San Antonio area’s most desirable places to…


Where I Live: Brooks (Rivard Report)

Growing up on San Antonio’s Northeast side, if you told me I would be living on the South Side throughout my late 20s, I probably wouldn’t have believed you. After graduating from Communication Arts…


Compass Rose Charter Network Expands Footprint of Legacy Campus at Brooks

(SAN ANTONIO) – Brooks – One of San Antonio’s fastest-growing mixed-use community – today announced the finalization of a long-term lease agreement with Compass Rose Public Schools for the expansion…