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[i] Information SAN ANTONIO FREEWAY HISTORY
Read my essay on San Antonio's freeway history for the Express-News' Tricentennial series here. The full history of the freeway system is available on this site here.

San Antonio Area Freeway System
"Downtown Mixer" Interchange Roadside Pictures

This page last updated January 01, 2010

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I-35/I-37 interchange location map Below are pictures from the roadside of the interchange of I-35, I-37, and US 281 on the northeast corner of downtown San Antonio.  The interchange was built ca. 1971 and zigzags over several surface streets in the area, including Broadway.

Click here to return to the I-35 North picture galleries page

There are also photos of this interchange on the historical photos page.


Under the connector from US 281 southbound to I-35 northbound
(August 2005)

 

View of the interchange from the roadside of the ramp from I-35 northbound to US 281 northbound
The cars in the foreground are on Broadway.
(August 2005)

 

View of the ramp from I-35 northbound to US 281 northbound
There's an exit to Broadway from this ramp as well just past the underpass.
(August 2005)

 

Looking north at the interchange from Broadway near Jones Ave.
(August 2005)

 

Another view of the southbound US 281 connector to northbound I-35
The roadway across the top is US 281 northbound.
(August 2005)

 

Once again, under the southbound US 281 connector to I-35 northbound
This time, we're looking west from Austin St.  The ground-level roadway a short distance in front of us is the ramp from southbound I-35 to southbound I-37.
(August 2005)

 

Looking at the ramp from southbound I-35 to southbound I-37 from the Austin St. overpass
(August 2005)

 

Roadside from the southbound I-35 ramp to southbound I-37
(August 2005)

 

Looking north along N Alamo St.
(August 2005)

 

Looking northwest along N. Alamo St. under the US 281 southbound bridge
(August 2005)

 

View of the split for the ramp to northbound I-35 from southbound US 281
(August 2005)

 

Convergence of the ramp from northbound I-35 (right) with US 281 northbound
(August 2005)

 

Looking west from N Alamo St.
The overpass in front of us is the US 281 northbound main lanes.
(August 2005)

 

Looking east from N Alamo St.
This is the split for the ramp to northbound US 281 from northbound I-35.
(August 2005)

 

Looking northwest from Broadway
The roadway just past Broadway is the ramp to northbound US 281 from northbound I-37.  The overpass swooping down from the top right is the connector from northbound US 281 to southbound I-35.  US 281 southbound crosses over in the background.
(August 2005)

 

Looking southwest from Broadway
These are the same ramps as the picture above this one, just a short distance further up Broadway.
(August 2005)

 

Looking south along Broadway from Casa Blanca St.
(August 2005)

 

Looking west along Newell Ave. from Broadway
The white car is at the end of the Broadway exit from the northbound I-35 connector to northbound US 281.
(August 2005)

 

Looking southeast from Newell Ave.
(August 2005)





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