Weeks of 1/16/17 and 1/23/17

Project site, aerial view looking northeast, January 13, 2017

What is Happening

Jerome L. Greene Science Center

  • Fit out of retail space, southeast quadrant

Lenfest Center for the Arts

  • Installing exterior lights and cameras

University Forum

  • Set up crane on January 17
  • Steel erection scheduled to begin January 17 through mid-April

Open Space: Small Square and site work on W.129th, W.130th and Broadway around Jerome L. Greene Science Center

  • Woodland Walk:backfill of crushed stone and installation of stone benches
  • Broadway paving: removal of existing asphalt, concrete road base for southbound lanes on Broadway. Install backfill, road base and new asphalt
  • Installation of tree pit guards along Broadway

Phase 2 Foundations

  • Excavation work (west portion of site towards 12th Ave, between W.130th and W.131st streets) and demolition/removal of existing slurry wall guide walls
  • Installation of dewatering wells and mobilization of dewatering plant
  • Installation of monitoring wells
  • Removal of sections of roadway on W.131st Street, in front of Studebaker (within the construction zone)
  • Trench sidewalk along W.131st Street, in front of Studebaker, for siamese extension

What to Expect

Construction Activity

  • Regular weekday work hours: 7:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Saturday and Sunday work hours: 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
  • Material deliveries to site is ongoing

Temporary Traffic and Transportation Impacts

  • West 129th Street (between Broadway and West 125th Street) has closed. It is anticipated that W.129th Street will reopen in March 2017.
  • No standing on W.125th Street between Broadway and W.129th Street
  • There is a no parking zone in effect on the west side of Broadway from 129th to 130th streets
  • W.131st Street between Broadway and 12th Avenue is closed and will remain closed until the fall 2018