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Monday, January 4, 2016

Here's What Can Fit Inside the Newest Addition to San Antonio's Skyline

Posted By on Mon, Jan 4, 2016 at 10:25 AM

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Have you ever wondered what can fit into a Class A office tower?

Well, the people behind the blog for Austin-based LawnStarter — an online booking company where people can schedule lawn service — were wondering the same thing.

Given the enormity of the project, which hasn’t been named, LawnStarter decided to crunch the numbers and determine how many structures — from the Alamo to H-E-B stores — could fit into the skyscraper.

Last year, San Antonio City Council approved a public-private partnership involving millions of dollars and land swaps between Frost Bank, Weston Urban LLC and the Alamo City that will bring a new Class A office tower to the city's skyline — the first since 1989. You can read more about that deal here

From 111 Alamos to 121 typical Whataburgers, here's what they found:

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