Posted on June 30, 2011 10:06 AM
The transformation of Powell Street has officially commenced. For the past week, workers contracted by Atthowe have been cutting and jack-hammering into the pavement to lay the foundation for the space. The space, however, consists of eight separate sections between two city blocks, and each section has its own unique challenges to be navigated in installing these substructures. It’s meticulous work, because not only does it have to be precise, it has to be level. And Powell Street is anything but level. Once in place, installation of the platform and final elements can begin. Stay tuned for more.