Archive | June, 2016

30 June 2016 ~ 0 Comments

Chinatown Station Plaza: Couplet Contest Winner

The San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency’s (SFMTA) Central Subway Project joined the Chinatown Community Development Center to officially announce Carin Mui as the winner of the Chinatown Plaza Couplet Contest at a press event on June 24. In April, the search began for a couplet, which is a pair of prose that is similar in […]

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29 June 2016 ~ 0 Comments

Featured Photos – June 29

At the corner of 4th and Folsom, we are constructing the future Yerba Buena/Moscone Station.  Excavation of the entrance structure, called the headhouse, has reached the platform level of the station. The station’s mezzanine level and platform are located under 4th Street between Folsom and Howard.  Here, workers finish construction of the mezzanine level’s floor […]

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24 June 2016 ~ 6 Comments

Project Advancement – June 24 to July 3

This notice provides a construction update and a look ahead for what to expect in the areas where we are building four new stations along the alignment. You’ll find information about work activities, traffic and transportation impacts taking place over the next two weeks at SoMa, Yerba Buena|Moscone, Union Square and Chinatown. Construction schedules, bus […]

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17 June 2016 ~ 0 Comments

Project Advancement – June 17 to June 26

This notice provides a construction update and a look ahead for what to expect in the areas where we are building four new stations along the alignment. You’ll find information about work activities, traffic and transportation impacts taking place over the next two weeks at SoMa, Yerba Buena|Moscone, Union Square and Chinatown. Construction schedules, bus […]

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17 June 2016 ~ 1 Comment

Featured Photo – June 17

This week’s photos feature above and below ground images at the Union Square|Market Street Station. Here, a backhoe fitted with a jackhammer breaks up pieces of concrete during excavation of the station box.   Below, sparks fly as a worker uses an angle grinder to smooth edges of a steel bracket inside the north concourse, where temporary steel reinforcing […]

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12 June 2016 ~ 0 Comments

Project Advancement – June 10 to June 19

This notice provides a construction update and a look ahead for what to expect in the areas where we are building four new stations along the alignment. You’ll find information about work activities, traffic and transportation impacts taking place over the next two weeks at SoMa, Yerba Buena|Moscone, Union Square and Chinatown. Construction schedules, bus […]

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06 June 2016 ~ 0 Comments

Featured Photo – June 6

Above ground, passersby can see newly-installed ventilation fans and ductwork on the east side of the Chinatown Station site.   Underground, work to begin excavation of the initial portion of the station cavern has begun.   Up close, two men in a hi-lift basket work toward the top of the right side of the cavern , where steel reinforcing is […]

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03 June 2016 ~ 0 Comments

Project Advancement – June 3 to June 12

This notice provides a construction update and a look ahead for what to expect in the areas where we are building four new stations along the alignment. You’ll find information about work activities, traffic and transportation impacts taking place over the next two weeks at SoMa, Yerba Buena|Moscone, Union Square and Chinatown. Construction schedules, bus […]

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