On 33rd Street (near Dyer), Con Edison will continue its street work related to connecting the utility vault on Sunday, March 15, from 8 am to 6 pm and will be setting up a crane to install the vaults.
In the Southwest lot on 31st near Dyer Avenue, on Saturday, March 14, from 7 am to 4 pm, workers will continue placing and grouting rock anchors. This is not noisy work.
In the Northeast lot along 33rd Street near 9th Avenue, workers will be excavating soil with a digger between 7 am and 4 pm. After 8 am, workers will be re-supporting the sidewalk shed along 33rd Street and that will require some rock chipping, drilling and sawing with electric equipment. This work must be done on the weekend when pedestrian traffic is low to minimize any safety hazards. Concrete will be also be poured on site in support of excavation work.
450 West 33rd Street
On Saturday, March 14, work continues on the roof for 450 to finish the construction of the pump room and the installation of conduits. We will be drilling exterior columns along Dyer Avenue. All construction is weather-permitting. This work will be done from 7 am to 4 pm.
As a reminder, the exterior renovation of 450 West 33rd Street continues and the planned time frames for facade concrete panel removals are as follows. The work will take place weeknights from 6pm to 2:30 am:
- Dyer Avenue: present -5/29/15
- 10th Avenue: 4/9/15 – 6/16/15
- 31st Street: 7/16/15 – 9/4/15
- 33rd Street: 7/21/15 – 9/4/15
Brookfield is continually taking measures to reduce the impact of noise by using sound mitigating blankets, doing work in enclosed areas and using electric, instead of pneumatic, equipment and other methods.