On his first day at work, when the Raiders stadium was little more than a dirt lot, Andy Nelson stood where the end zone will be and did his own touchdown celebration.
He’s a plumber working on the stadium, a born-and-raised Las Vegan, and he’s been a Raiders fan since he was a boy. It was an emotional day for Nelson.
Today, he and thousands of other workers celebrated a milestone in the stadium’s construction, as the final steel beam was set into place. https://lasvegassun.com/news/2019/aug/05/milestone-reached-in-construction-of-newly-named-a/