Weeks of 1/23/17 and 1/30/17

Project site, aerial view looking northeast, January 20, 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
  • Installling remaining exterior soffit panels

University Forum

  • Steel erection scheduled for January 20 through March 17

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

  • Broadway paving: removal of existing asphalt, concrete road base for southbound lanes on Broadway. Install backfill, road base and new asphalt. (All to be done during night shift)

Phase 2 Foundations

  • Mass 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
  • Continue mobilization of dewatering plant, commencing drawdown tests
  • Installation of eastern soldier pile wall (east property line for a project site located between W.130th and W.131st streets)
  • Install fence in front of Studebaker building for emergency egress on W.131st Street
  • Ramp excavation, tieback installation and walers at project site towards 12th Ave, between W.125th and W.130th streets

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
  • Night shift work beginning Friday, January 20 and ending Friday, January 27

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
  • Temporary lane closures on Broadway between January 20 and 27