city of san antonio

San Antonio Opens CNG Fueling Station for Garbage Trucks

San Antonio Opens CNG Fueling Station for Garbage Trucks

SAN ANTONIO, Texas, January 15, 2009 (ENS) – Garbage trucks on the streets of San Antonio are moving away from the puffs of black diesel smoke often spewed into the air by old-fashioned trucks. The city is on the road to fueling an increasing number of its refuse trucks with cleaner burning natural gas. The…

Austin's $30 Million Land Conservation Deal

Austin's $30 Million Land Conservation Deal

AUSTIN, Texas, February 26, 2008 (ENS) – The City of Austin has completed the purchase of more than 3,000 acres of land to protect wildlife habitat and water quality and eventually provide public access for a hike-and-bike trail from central Austin into Hays County. “This is an exceptional model for future efforts – we really…