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First Phase Of Alamo Plaza Redesign Slated To Start In December

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After years of planning and protests, work on the $450 million Alamo Plaza redesign is expected to begin next month.

The initial phase, dubbed "Project One," includes the controversial Cenotaph relocation, expansion of a pedestrian-friendly space on the plaza's south side, and development of an Alamo museum.

Guests:

  • Roberto Treviño, San Antonio City Council representative for District 1
  • Douglass McDonald, Alamo CEO

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*This interview was recorded on Tuesday, November 26.

Kim Johnson is the producer for Texas Public Radio’s live, call-in show The Source. She is a Trinity University alum with bachelor’s degrees in Communication and Spanish, and a Master of Arts Degree from the School of Journalism at the University of Texas at Austin.