Toilet-Museum
ALAMO HEIGHTS — Last June, when 96-year-old folk artist Barney Smith announced he was selling his Toilet Seat Art Museum’s collection, the world took notice. Dozens of news outlets covered the story. A book featuring 400 of Smith’s toilet seat plaq…
City-Hall-Generic
ALAMO HEIGHTS — With a view down the road, the city is looking at revamping its sign ordinance in an effort to make it more user-friendly, especially for businesses. The City Council first adopted the sign ordinance in June 1993. Part of this effort i…
AHMonuments-cityhall
ALAMO HEIGHTS — The city is hitting the reset button on its image-rebranding project after residents in an online campaign blasted a proposal to erect two city monuments. Several neighbors primarily used a local Facebook group to oppose the idea of se…
AHProject-southbound
ALAMO HEIGHTS — After years of back-and-forth debate — some of it bitter — city officials have approved the basic design for a four-story apartment complex at Austin Highway and Broadway. The City Council unanimously voted in late July to sign off …