Kay and Randy Harig share not only a life together, but also a passion for San Antonio and a commitment to their community.

Of late, that passion and commitment are evident in an urban redevelopment effort that could reshape an economically challenged and long-ignored East Side area. But that project, an innovation campus where old warehouses were left mostly abandoned years ago, might never have materialized were it not for the couple’s chance meeting more than 16 years ago.