San Antonio business gets makeover thanks to grant

SAN ANTONIO — The city is working to better the appearance of businesses on the East Side of town by funding facade makeovers with the help of a local nonprofit.

One of the recipients of those upgrades is Ross Hair Salon, a staple in the East Side community. For owner Eva Saucedo, the salon is more than just work. The salon represents her community, connection and the magic of making people feel better about themselves.

“Oh, I just like to see the transformation from before and after,” said Saucedo.

Ross Hair Salon is nestled on the East Side of San Antonio in historic Government Hill.

“Like I said, we were born and raised here. My father was born and raised here. So this is all we know,” said Saucedo.

Her family hasn’t left either. They all live within a couple blocks of the salon that she spends day in and day out in.

“I have a niece, two nieces that live right down the street – my son, my daughters,” said Saucedo.

Growing up, her brother…

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