Featured Projects

OUR TEAM HAS HANDLED EVERY TYPE OF LAND USE AND MUNICIPAL LAW SCENARIO.

Thea Meadows TIRZ No. 32

Thea Meadows TIRZ No. 32 On December 5, 2019, the City of San Antonio officially designated approximately 88 acres in Southeast San Antonio as the Thea Meadows (No. 32) Tax Increment Reinvestment Zone, a process our firm led from its inception. Thea Meadows is the second-ever Petition-Initiated TIRZ approved by the City of San Antonio and sets to bring over...

Methodist Healthcare Ministries of South Texas, Inc. (“MHM”)

Methodist Healthcare Ministries of South Texas, Inc. (“MHM”) MHM is a private, not-for-profit organization dedicated to providing medical, dental, and health-related human services to families in San Antonio and South Texas.  Brown & Ortiz, P.C. assisted in completing a Community Plan amendment, rezoning, right-of-way abandonment/acquisition, right-of-way encroachment (building) permit, and negotiated economic development incentives (fee waivers and right-of-way acquisition funds) for...

Rogers Ranch

Rogers Ranch Roger’s Ranch has been actively in the planning and development stage for more than 25 years. Brown & Ortiz, P.C. have been working with the developer for 15 years on the Rogers Ranch project. In that time, our firm obtained approval of numerous rezoning cases for various properties within the project, and obtained numerous rights determinations (vested rights) acknowledgements...

Éilan

Éilan Brown & Ortiz, P.C. assisted to rezone the property to a Master Planned Community District (MPCD) and coordinated with SAWS, COSA, and Camp Bullis on various permitting and development aspects for the upscale mixed-use project.  We are currently working with the recent purchaser of the project to amend the MPCD plan and further subdivide the property to allow for increased...

Navistar

Navistar Expedited Rezoning and Plan Amendment located south/east of Mitchell Lake along S. Highway 281 from Agricultural to Heavy Industrial uses to allow for the development of a trucking assembly/manufacturing plant for Navistar International Corp., the fourth largest truck maker in the United States. This effort included significant coordination with City staff, engineers, City Council and the Mitchell Lake Audubon...

Longhorn Quarry

Longhorn Quarry Rezoned the large-scale redevelopment project for mixed use, including implementation of the “Entertainment District.”  Brown & Ortiz, P.C. obtained vested rights (rights determination) for several phases of the project, processed name and location changes to roads within the project area, and assisted with various aspects of the stadium construction for NISD and SA Scorpions.

1603 Broadway (Graystreet Partners)

1603 Broadway (Graystreet Partners) Secured multi-phased rezonings and significant height variance to pave the way for the 19-story mixed use building, which will be the tallest building along the Broadway corridor. 

Gates PID

Gates PID A second Ch. 382 PID on behalf of Gordon Hartman’s development arm, the Gates PID was created by Bexar County on August 20, 2019 for approximately 260 acres generally located southwest of the intersection of Corrilla Drive and US Highway 87 in San Antonio’s ETJ. The Gates PID project includes approximately 1,400 single-family homes and a total of...

Talley Road PID

Talley Road PID Brown and Ortiz, on behalf of Gordon Hartman’s development arm, the Talley Road Special Improvement District was created by Bexar County on December 4, 2018 pursuant to Ch. 382 of the Texas Local Government Code (a “Super PID”) for approximately 232 acres generally located East of Cartwright Trail and Talley Road, in San Antonio’s ETJ. The Talley...

Westpointe PID, San Antonio ETJ

Westpointe PID, San Antonio ETJ The project is a 3,000+ acres of mixed-used development in San Antonio’s west side. Brown & Ortiz, P.C. aided our client by creating Public Improvement District (PID) and associated The Development and Non-Annexation Agreement. We also processed all vested rights (Rights Determination) applications for each phase of the project.

Knox Ridge TIRZ, Converse, TX

Knox Ridge TIRZ, Converse, TX Brown and Ortiz led the process for an ETJ release by San Antonio, annexation by the City of Converse, creation of Converse’s first Tax Increment Reinvestment Zone with County Participation (first ever for Bexar County), zoning and variances necessary to establish the Knox Ridge Project and Converse Moving Forward TIRZ. The project included approximately 185...