KWA Mission Statement

The mission of the King William Association is to preserve and maintain the residential nature and support preservation of historic structures of the King William Neighborhood and the diversity of its people, to intercede on behalf of the neighborhood on issues affecting the community by all civic avenues available including advocating for residential status with the city; and to improve quality of life by building community and promoting educational, cultural and recreational pursuits and activities.    (approved 6/3/09)    

King William By-laws (approved Sept 6, 2017)

King William Association Charter

KWA Strategic Plan

2015-2016 Year End Report

2014-2015 Year End Report

2013-14 Year End Report

KWA Board Agendas 



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KWA Board Minutes 



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HDRC and Zoning Cases


Alamo St


Blue Star










Hemisfair Blvd


King William


Main Avenue




Nathan Historic District


St Mary's


S Presa




Located just a few blocks south of downtown San Antonio, the King William Cultural Arts District is easily accessible via South Alamo Street, South St. Mary’s Street, or the Riverwalk. VIA Metropolitan Transit operates the city buses and Blue Line Trolley that serve the area. You can also rent a bike from San Antonio B-Cycle, which has several bike-sharing stations throughout the neighborhood. See the map for freeway access. Click on any icon for further details.

Important Numbers

Please call and report crimes, suspicious behaviors, ongoing problems, ordinance violations (such as panhandling, etc.). Consider entering these numbers into your speed dial or cellular phone book. Officers David McCall and Robert Esquivel are the KW SAFFE officers.

Emergency: 911
Non Emergency: 207-SAPD (7273)
SAFFE Officer David McCall: 207-7413
SAFFE Officer Robert Esquivel: 204-7413
Central SAFFE Unit: 207-7413 (M-F, 7am-8pm)
Code Violations & City Services: 311
SAFFE Office: 207-7413 (M-F, 7am-8pm)
Report tour bus violations to SAPD: 207-7482

Utilities, Sidewalks & Services

County Links

Historic Preservation - National 

Historic Preservation - State

Historic Preservation - Local

Neighborhood & City Tourism Links


Arts & Entertainment

Neighborhood & Civic Groups

  • The Cannoli Fund provides resources and support to residents who care for cats and dogs in the King William and Lavaca neighborhoods of San Antonio, Texas.
  • Lavaca Neighborhood Association (One of the oldest remaining intact residential areas in San Antonio. Lavaca is to the east of King William and is bounded by Durango Boulevard, South St. Mary’s Street, IH-37, and the Missouri-Kansas Railroad Line. The King William Association is proud to have the Lavaca Neighborhood as our close neighbor and friend.)
  • San Antonio River Improvements Project (Comprehensive, multi-year project to restore and enhance 13 miles of the San Antonio River both north and south of downtown.)
  • Dowtown Alliance San Antonio (Organization composed of major property and business owners in the downtown area, and others who also are committed to downtown's revitalization.)

Local Gardening Resources

City Links & Phone Numbers