Community Meeting: Central Subway Construction in SoMa (Harrison to Berry)


Construction of the Central Subway is starting soon on 4th Street between Harrison and Berry in SoMa. Work in this area includes utility relocations, installation of train tracks on 4th Street and construction of a station at 4th and Brannan.

At this meeting, the Central Subway team will inform the community about what to expect and answer any questions you may have. Speakers include the lead engineer for this phase of construction and the Central Subway outreach team.


SFMTA Chinatown Community Meeting on Central Subway Construction

From SFMTA: Construction of the Central Subway Chinatown Station is beginning soon. Construction will take place at and around the corner of Stockton and Washington streets, the future site of the station. Please join us for a presentation on what you can expect while construction is underway. Members of the Central Subway project team and […]
Folsom/4th--future Yerba Buena/Moscone Station. All photos Streetsblog/Rudick unless noted

SoMa Merchants Also Claim Losses Due to Central Subway Construction

A business in San Francisco’s Chinatown could receive up to $10,000 from the city to help bring back customers ostensibly lost due to construction disruption from SFMTA’s subway project, according to a release from Mayor Lee’s office about a new “Central Subway Mitigation” program. Along the same tack, the mayor is asking SFMTA, Public Works, and […]

This Week: Will Board of Supes Approve 8 Washington?

Tomorrow, the Board of Supervisors could greenlight the parking-saturated 8 Washington projects. On Wednesday, help shape the SF Planning Department’s plans for development along the Central Subway corridor on Fourth Street, and Thursday’s SPUR forum will look at curbing suburban sprawl in the Bay Area. Here are all the highlights from the Streetsblog calendar: Monday: Catalyzing Change: […]
Aaron Peskin, Jane Kim, London Breed and Norman Yee listen to public comment and staff reports about small-business losses due to construction projects. Photo: Streetsblog/Rudick unless otherwise indicated

SF Edges Closer to Compensating Merchants Throughout the City

At this morning’s meeting of the Government Audit and Oversight Committee, four of San Francisco’s Supervisors made it clear they want to give money directly to businesses that are taking losses because of the city’s many ongoing construction projects. “Small businesses are feeling squeezed on every side. Small businesses are already struggling to keep up […]

Central Subway Receives $9.9 Million Federal Grant

Central Subway Moscone station. Graphic: MTA The Federal Transit Administration announced today that the long-planned and much debated Central Subway project will receive a $9.9 million grant to support ongoing preliminary engineering and design work. The project would extend light rail service on the T-Third line with a surface stop on 4th Street near Brannan […]

SFMTA Mission Bay Loop Public Meeting

From SFMTA: The SFMTA began Third Street T Line service between Embarcadero and Sunnydale in 2007. Upon completion of the Central Subway, the Mission Bay Loop will allow for more frequent service between Mission Bay, SOMA and Chinatown by finishing the train turnaround at Third, 18th, 19th and Illinois Streets. Transit frequency south of Mission Bay […]