This weekend crews are assembling the tower crane for the Westin Austin Downtown at the corner of 5th Street and San Jacinto. Check out these photos from Saturday afternoon:
As shown on the traffic control plan below, 5th Street will be closed between San Jacinto and Trinity this weekend while the crane is being erected.
Construction started on the 340+ room hotel last August. The 17-story hotel is slated to be completed in Spring 2015.