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22 March 2016 ~ 0 Comments

Public Art Program Update

The San Francisco Arts Commission’s Public Art Program is overseeing the creation of a diverse and exciting permanent public art collection in the four Central Subway stations. Each station’s distinct identity will be enhanced by beautiful art that the public can enjoy when the Central Subway opens in 2019. Artwork was selected in accordance with […]

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16 March 2016 ~ 0 Comments

Central Subway Update on KTVU News

Central Subway Program Director John Funghi was interviewed last week by Fox KTVU News reporter Claudine Wong for Bay Area People. Check out the segment in the video below, following the BART and Caltrain reports. For more information on the Central Subway Project, please see our website.  

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15 December 2015 ~ 0 Comments

Skybridge Shined in Chinatown

During the summer of 2015, the Chinese Cultural Center (CCC) unveiled Sky Bridge, a dazzling piece of temporary art designed by artist Beili Lui.   This work transformed the pedestrian bridge located on Kearny Street between the Hilton Hotel and Portsmouth Square. The Skybridge project was the final piece of the Chinese Cultural Center’s multiyear project, […]

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03 December 2015 ~ 0 Comments

Featured Photos – December 3

Union Square Business Improvement District (BID) Executive Director Karin Flood and Central Subway Program Director John Funghi kick-off the second annual Winter Walk. This pop-up open space, features entertainment, Off the Grid food trucks, and is located on Stockton Street between Geary and Ellis during the holiday moratorium. The much-appreciated plaza features a nightly light […]

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24 September 2015 ~ 0 Comments

Featured Photos – September 24

The Central Subway project was recognized at the American Society of Civil Engineers’ (ASCE) Annual Business Meeting and Awards Ceremony on September 17 at the City Club of San Francisco. Project Director John Funghi accepts the ASCE Transportation Project of the Year award on behalf of the Central Subway Project, a 1.7 mile-long extension of […]

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28 August 2015 ~ 0 Comments

Featured Photos – August 27

The Central Subway Community Advisory Group (CAG) and community members learn more about the upcoming 4th & King trackway work. The meeting was held at the Creamery in SOMA. Crews are preparing for the upcoming trackway work which will take place starting 10 p.m., Friday, September 4 through early morning, Tuesday, September 8. During construction […]

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14 August 2015 ~ 0 Comments

Featured Photos – August 13

Upcoming Labor Day Weekend (10 p.m., Friday, September 4 to 5 a.m., Tuesday, September 8) work at 4th & King includes installation of transit signal priority equipment as well as track improvements for the future Central Subway extension of the T Third Line. Traffic will be impacted due to construction as well as weekend activities. […]

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06 April 2015 ~ 0 Comments

Relocation of Bus Stop Near Future Chinatown Station Starting April 9

Due to upcoming construction activity, the bus stop for the southbound 8X/8AX/8BX Bayshore Express, 30 Stockton, 45 Union/Stockton, and 91 Owl routes on Stockton Street between Washington and Jackson streets will be relocated. The new bus stop location is on the northwest corner of Stockton and Jackson streets in front of Little Paradise. The new […]

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09 March 2015 ~ 0 Comments

Relocation of 47 Van Ness and 83X Mid-Market Express Bus Stop

Due to the construction of the Central Subway, the 47 Van Ness and 83X Mid-Market Express bus stop on 4th Street between Bluxome and Townsend streets is being relocated to Townsend Street between 4th and 5th streets. The change is slated to take place on Friday, March 13. During the sewer upgrade work, drivers will […]

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23 February 2015 ~ 0 Comments

Improving Neighborhood Infrastructure

As the Central Subway Project builds four new stations, it also upgrades utilities along the alignment. A new water line and high pressure fire hydrant was completed recently across from the future Chinatown Station. Also in the Chinatown neighborhood, Central Subway ambassadors increase safety by guiding pedestrians at intersections on Stockton and Washington streets adjacent to […]

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