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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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04 December 2014 ~ 0 Comments

Check-Out Winter Walk SF

On Dec. 3, San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee, the Union Square Business Improvement District, the San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency and the Central Subway officially kicked-off “Winter Walk SF” in Union Square – an open plaza for the public to enjoy. This festive, pedestrian-friendly holiday hub runs through January 1 on Stockton Street between Ellis […]

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05 November 2014 ~ 0 Comments

Featured Photo: Ambassadors

The Central Subway Project started deploying ambassadors to assist pedestrians. This is part of a pilot program to help keep Sunday foot traffic moving in the heart of the downtown area. For updates on project advancements, sign up for our weekly construction update here or follow us on Facebook, Twitter, Flickr, or YouTube. We thank the businesses, residents, shoppers, and commuters […]

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22 August 2014 ~ 0 Comments

Central Subway provides backdrop for House Leader Nancy Pelosi

On August 12, House Minority Leader Pelosi was joined by Mayor Lee and SFMTA Director Reiskin near the future site of the Central Subway Yerba Buena/Moscone Station. Each speaker emphasized the importance of investing in mass transit. It was also noted that by building infrastructure there is an investment in San Francisco’s future generation. The […]

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14 August 2014 ~ 0 Comments

Artist Tomie Arai discusses planned art installation for Chinatown Station

Artist Tomie Arai met with some of the San Francisco community on August 7 about her art installation for the future Central Subway Station in Chinatown. More than thirty people attended the event produced in conjunction with the San Francisco Arts Commission (SFAC) and hosted by the Chinese Culture Center (CCC). The presentation was done […]

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