CONTACT: Tina J. Flores, City Clerk,
or Melinda L. Uriegas, TRMC; 210-207-7253
SAN ANTONIO (October 15, 2020) – The City of San Antonio is currently accepting applications from Residents living within the WDC Target Area who are eligible to serve on the Westside Development Corporation Board of Directors. The deadline to submit applications for the 1 (one) available seat for the Resident Category is Monday, November 16, 2020.
The City of San Antonio Westside Development Corporation, known as the Westside Development Corporation ("WDC"), was established in 2006 for the purpose of supporting the City's community revitalization and economic development efforts within the near West Side of San Antonio. The WDC Board of Directors is comprised of 18 members nominated by City Council Representatives from Council Districts 1, 5, 6, and 7 and approved by the full City Council for a two-year term of office.
The WDC's current scope of work includes small business attraction and retention; small business technical assistance; WDC loan program targeting small businesses and entities involved in the revitalization of the West sector of the city; WDC grant program; and, the Legacy Corridor Business Alliance program.
Individuals interested in applying for the one available seat for the Resident Category may do so online using the City’s web-based application for boards and commissions at https://www.sanantonio.gov/Clerk/Legislative/BoardsCommissions
For assistance with the application please contact Melinda L. Uriegas, Assistant City Clerk, at 210-207-7253.