09 November 2010 ~ 3 Comments

Stuck in the Midden with You

Recently, during the course of excavating for utility relocation for the Moscone Station, workers came across deposits of shells in the trenches located on Fourth Street between Howard and Folsom streets. Upon discovering these deposits, Mike Stoyka, an archaeologist assigned to watch over the trenching, declared that these could be possible middens and needed to […]

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05 August 2010 ~ 1 Comment

Public Art Program Announces Winners

Congratulations to the six artists! The San Francisco full Arts Commission  approved the six selected artists for the Central Subway Public Art Program. Two of the winning artists/artist teams will be commissioned to create two original works at each of the stations: a landmark and a wayfinding artwork. The landmark project will serve as the […]

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13 July 2010 ~ 0 Comments

Public Art Proposals: MOS

Here are perfect bite size samples from the San Francisco Arts Commission (SFAC) of the “landmark” and “wayfinding” artist proposals for Moscone (MOS) Station. The public comment period will end on Friday, July 16, 2010, so we hope you will take the time to pay a visit and give the SFAC’s Public Art Program your […]

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02 July 2010 ~ 0 Comments

Public Art Proposal Display from July 9-16

Congratulations to the 19 prominent national and local artists and artists teams competing for the Central Subway Public Art Program. Proposals for two permanent public artwork opportunities each at the Chinatown, Union Square/Market Street and Moscone Stations will be on view at the Chinese Culture Center, Contemporary Jewish Museum and Weinstein Gallery from July 9 […]

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26 March 2010 ~ 3 Comments

Utility Relocation on the move…

Synergy Project Management began the installation of sewer line and manholes along Clementina between Fourth and Fifth streets. Traffic is being re-routed while sewer work is being performed on Clementina Street.  Clementina Street will be closed during the actual work period, Monday-Friday from 7:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m. A detour sign has been posted at Clementina and […]

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17 February 2010 ~ 2 Comments

Welcome Synergy Project Management!

Here’s the contractor who’s working on the utility relocation contract for the future Moscone Station and  Portal Tunnel on Fourth Street between Howard to Bryant Streets. Utility relocation work will be performed from January 2010 to approximately June 2011. Synergy Project Management, Inc. (SPM), a local San Francisco business with years of experience in construction and engineering began utility relocation […]

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12 February 2010 ~ 0 Comments

Recap of Groundbreaking Ceremony!

Rain was in the forecast but the sun was shining for our groundbreaking event on Tuesday, February 9, 2010.  This was the first exciting step for the project as we broke ground underneath the I-80 Freeway to signify the start of utility relocation work for the future Moscone Station and Tunnel Portal.  SFMTA Executive Director/CEO […]

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08 February 2010 ~ 4 Comments

Groundbreaking Ceremony!

Join us tomorrow for the Central Subway groundbreaking event! This is a major milestone for the project as we begin utility relocation for the future Moscone Station and Tunnel Portal.  The event will take place on Tuesday, February 09, 2010 on Fourth Street underneath the I-80 Freeway (see more details below). Hope to see you […]

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22 January 2010 ~ 0 Comments

A Great Start for the New Year!

On January 7, 2010, the Federal Transit Administration (FTA) granted the Central Subway approval to enter into Final Design.  This FTA endorsement marks a crucial milestone for the Central Subway project.  Approval to enter into Final Design means that for every dollar the San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency (SFMTA) spends on Final Design for the […]

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23 December 2009 ~ 0 Comments

Central Subway Milestones in 2009!

We hope 2009 treated you well!  As we look back on the Central Subway project a lot has happened in 2009, and we hope to bring you more exciting news in 2010. Here are some milestones achieved this year! Received a positive overall medium-high rating in the “New Starts” report. Awarded $9.9 million in additional […]

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