Central Subway Project

High-end stores flooded by a water main break in Union Square.

High-End Merchandise Damaged After Water Main Break Floods San Francisco’s Most Expensive Stores

More than a few shoppers are hoping the soggy mess will translate into a flood sale on some of the most expensive merchandise in town.

07/12/2014

San Francisco Central Subway

SF’s Central Subway Construction Halted For Some Holiday Shoppers

The streets around San Francisco’s bustling Union Square are back in order after a temporary construction moratorium on the Central Subway Project was called for holiday shoppers. Critics say that consideration wasn’t extended to North Beach and Chinatown.

12/02/2013

Artist rendering of the Chinatown subway station indicating stair/escalator and elevator access. (SFMTA)

Central Subway Tunnel Machine To Begin Digging Under Market Street

A tunnel-boring machine that has been slowly carving out the path for San Francisco’s new Central Subway system will pass under Market Street next week and could cause BART delays, Municipal Transportation Agency officials said.

11/21/2013

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Tunneling Work Set To Begin On San Francisco’s Central Subway Project

Tunneling work for the Central Subway project in San Francisco is set to begin in the coming weeks, with the underground work beginning at 4th and Harrison streets.

05/30/2013

Artist rendering of the Chinatown subway station indicating stair/escalator and elevator access. (SFMTA)

Fate Of Central Subway Excavation Machines Stirs SF North Beach Debate

The question of what to do with two huge tunnel boring machines that will dig the hole for the Central Subway project in San Francisco is generating more controversy.

04/18/2013

San Francisco Central Subway

Deal Reached For Central Subway Project; North Beach Neighbors Relieved

SAN FRANCISCO (KCBS) — A deal was reached Wednesday to bring up and store Muni’s Central Subway machinery at a vacant theater, bringing much relief to North Beach residents concerned about the project’s impacts. The […]

02/14/2013

Artist rendering of San Francisco Chinatown Central Subway station. (SFMTA)

Phil Matier: SF Central Subway Scrutinized Over Consultant Spending

A city audit found more than $887,000 in questionable costs or those lacking proper receipts.

02/06/2013

Digging begins at 4th and Brannan Streets for the San Francisco Central Subway project. (CBS)

Construction Resumes On SF Central Subway After Holiday Hiatus

Work resumes Wednesday on San Francisco’s Central Subway project on Stockton Street between Ellis and Geary streets, where construction has been on hiatus since Thanksgiving.

01/02/2013

Digging begins at 4th and Brannan Streets for the San Francisco Central Subway project. (CBS)

Construction In San Francisco Reaching Critical Mass, Aggravates Drivers

Whether you like it or not, major construction projects like the Central Subway dig are affecting traffic in the streets of downtown San Francisco.

08/06/2012

Artist rendering of San Francisco Chinatown Central Subway station. (SFMTA)

North Beach Group Files Lawsuit Over SF Central Subway Project

A key portion of San Francisco’s Central Subway project is raising concerns in the city’s North Beach neighborhood, and has prompted a lawsuit.

08/02/2012

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