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Installation of Temporary Pedestrian Ramps - 5/2/16

On or about Wednesday, May 4, 2016 and Thursday, May 5, 2016 starting at approximately 7:00am, the New York City Department of Design & Construction's city contractor will begin the installtaion of temporary pedestrian ramps that will provide direct access from the temporary pedestrian walkway that will be available in the parking lane on the west side of 7th Avenue between W. 44th St. & W. 45th St. to the storefronts/building and restaurant entrances.

For more information or to speak with the City’s Community Construction Liaison, please contact Karen Flores at timessquareccl@gmail.com or Tom Harris, SVP of Operations at the Times Square Alliance at tharris@timessquarenyc.org or (212) 452-5216


Weekly Construction Schedule as of 5/2/16:
Day work, Monday-Friday, 7:00 am-3:30 pm

LOCATION

WORK

IMPACT

7th Ave. - W. 44th St. to W. 45th St. (west side)

Place temporary ramps to stores, building entrances; Excavate remaining sidewalk & place subbase; Grade subbase & place base concrete for pavers

Pedestrian/building access will be maintained.

7th Ave. - W. 43rd St. to W. 45th St.

Place traffic signal poles

Pedestrian/building access will be maintained.

Broadway Plaza W. 46th St. to W. 47th St. (i/f/o 1557 Broadway)

Waterproof vaults & place base concrete

Pedestrian/building access will be maintained.

Broadway/7th Ave. - W. 42nd St. to W. 47th St.

Utility work at various light pole locations

Pedestrian/building access will be maintained.

7th Ave. - W. 42nd St. to W. 43rd St. (east side)

Place plywood shielding in subway vents

Pedestrian/building access will be maintained.

7th Ave. - W. 44th St. to W. 45th St. (west side)

Excavate & place base concrete for pedestrian ramps; Place granite pedestrian ramps

Pedestrian/building access will be maintained.


Night work, Monday-Friday, 10:00 pm-7:00 am - The city contractor will not be working the night shift from 10:00 pm - 7:00 am until further notice.

**NOTE: Due to unforeseen conditions it may become necessary to change some scheduled work locations and operations.