Westside Development Corp. & Councilman Ray Lopez Present – The Enrique Barrera Parkway Golf Classic
Many community minded residents and business owners, including CAPITAL staff, gathered on Friday, November 14th, 2014 to participate in the Enrique Barrera Parkway for the 2014 STREET FUND GOLF CLASSIC.
The day was filled with great conversation, interesting history and accomplishments from Mr. Enrique M. Barrera.
For those that have not explored this topic, the Westside Development Corp. has joined forces with Councilman Ray Lopez and various other community leaders to rename and privately fund this project from Old Hwy 90 to Enrique M. Barrera Memorial Parkway. Cost for this renaming will be approximately $646,000, which also includes; street lighting, internally illuminated street signs, decorative banners at light poles and general street improvements on 36th street.
You can find more detailed information on the City of San Antonio website referencing the following: S15-002 – Existing Street Name: Proposed Street Name: Enrique M Barrera Pkwy
Reason for request: To recognize Enrique M Barrera who served on the Edgewood School Board of Trustees from 1978 to 1990 and was appointed to the San Antonio City Council from January 13, 2000 until May 31, 2005. Between U.S. Hwy 90 and Commerce Street within City Council District 6
General Location: City of San Antonio, Old Hwy 90.