April 11 in San Antonio history…
A $11,097,995 contract was awarded to Browning Construction company for Phase II construction on the campus of UTSA today. Included will be a 60,075 addition to the Arts building, a classroom and office building facing east on the west side of the campus plaza and a sculpture and ceramics studio to be located on the west side of campus.
The recently-completed upper decks of I-10 near downtown open today. The project is part of the $270 million “Downtown Y” expansion project that is widening 10 miles of I-10 and I-35 from four to ten lanes and modernizing the I-10 and I-35 interchange.