State-owned John H. Winters Building to undergo major expansion

Owned by Texas Health and Human Services, the John H. Winters building is undergoing a major expansion.

Owned by Texas Health and Human Services, the John H. Winters building is undergoing a major expansion.

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Ground has broken on a new $180 million, multi-phase plan to expand the Texas Health and Human Services Commission’s John H. Winters Building, located at 701 W. 51st St., Austin, across from the Triangle mixed-use development.

The project includes the addition of a two-structure office, 406,000-square-foot office and 1,850-vehicle parking garage.

Construction on the two-building office and parking complex began in June, and it is scheduled to open in 2021.

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By Emma Freer
Emma Freer began covering Central Austin for Community Impact Newspaper in 2017. Her beat includes the Travis County Commissioners Court and local business news. She graduated from Columbia Journalism School in 2017.


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