Wednesday, July 27, 2011

South Storefront and South Plaza Areas Ready for Pavers


Relocated Dumpster and East Wall

Paver Delivery

Weekly Construction Update: 7/27/2011

The pavers have been delivered!  The dumpster on Rush Street has been relocated to the east end of the Plaza to make room for them.

In the coming week:
  • The east wall will be waterproofed.
  • The pavers will be mobilized and installed.
During the following week:
  • The granite paver installation will continue.
  • The south storefront will be installed.
  • Handrail legs will be installed.
  • Limestone installation will begin.
Note that the "Loading Zone" on Huron Street will soon become a "No Parking" zone.

Wednesday, July 20, 2011

Weekly Construction Update: 7/20/2011

  • The ceiling on the south end of Burrilll Hall (behind the cordoned off area) will be removed next week for electrical and plumbing work.  Expect elevated noise levels.
  • The sidewalk on Rush Street will be closed this Friday through Tuesday while it and the east wall are worked on.
  • Concrete for the ramps will poured by early next week.
  • The granite pavers will be delivered by the middle of next week.
  •  The dumpsters on Rush Street will be relocated to Huron Street to open up staging space for the pavers.
  • The “Loading Zone” in front of the ramps on Huron Street will be converted into a “No Parking” zone. 
  •  The installation of the granite pavers will begin late next week and continue for two weeks.

Wednesday, July 13, 2011

Weekly Construction Update: 7/13/2011

The following work is scheduled for the coming week:
  • Pour concreate for the east upper stair ramp.
  • Frame and pour east lower stairs.
  • Strip forms and clean up of concrete.
The delivery and installation of granite pavers is scheduled for the last week of July.

Wednesday, July 6, 2011

Weekly Construction Update: 7/6/2011

In the coming week:
  • The upper storefront steel installation will be completed.
  • The framing of the west stairs will continue and the concrete will be poured.
  • The east upper stairs and ramp will be framed and the concrete will be poured.
The following week:
  • Strip forms and cleanup for the concrete will be done.
  • Granite pavers will be delivered and installed.