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AUGUST 19, 2011

 

10-Day Look Ahead: Renewal Project Construction Activities


The Stanford University Medical Center Renewal Project, which will expand Lucile Packard Children's Hospital, rebuild Stanford Hospital, modernize Hoover Pavilion, and replace School of Medicine laboratories, is underway. Below is a summary of the Renewal Project's anticipated construction activities, hours of activity, and any affected lane or road closures over the next 10 days. Please click here to subscribe to our 10 day look aheads, which will be emailed every Friday and archived on the Renewal Project website.


Please note that that the scope of work and dates related are subject to change without notice.

Welch Road Utility Project

August 2011-September 2013 

 


One of the first steps in the effort to expand Packard Children's Hospital and rebuild Stanford Hospital includes utility work and surface improvements on Welch Road.

 

The Welch Road Utility Project includes:

  • replacing utility services and information technology infrastructure along Welch and Quarry Roads to serve the new hospital facilities once they are built
  • the widening of Welch Road; replacement of sidewalks, curbs and gutters; planting of new street trees and installation of planted medians and street lighting. 


Note: Access to the Emergency Room will be maintained at all times.


This week's activities:


Weekend work (8/19-8/21): No work planned


Weekday work (8/22-8/26): 7 am-4 pm


Planned activities include site mobilization along Quarry Rd (at Welch), fence installation at Pasteur triangle for contractor use; Quarry and Welch Road tree preparation and pruning for boxing and storage. 


Night work: (8/24-8/25): 8 pm-5 am


Preparatory utility-related work will occur on Quarry Rd. This will require some traffic control measures. Access to the Emergency Room will be maintained at all times.


What to expect next weekend: 


Street tree removal planned 8/27; night utility work planned along Quarry and Welch Rd 8/27.This will require some traffic control measures. Access to the Emergency Room will be maintained at all times.

Lucile Packard Children's Hospital Expansion (Make-Ready Site)

August 2011-October 2012

 

The Packard Children's Hospital expansion site prep (known as the 'Make-Ready' site) includes the demolition of 701 & 703 Welch and the construction of a shoring wall and utility tunnel in preparation for the Packard Children's expansion.


This week's activities:


Weekday work (8/22-8/26): 7 am-4 pm


Planned activities include site mobilization along Quarry Rd and Welch Rd, fence installation at 701 & 703 Welch and the Falk lot; tree preparation and pruning for boxing and storage; preparatory utility-related work on outbound Quarry Rd.


Night work: (8/24-8/25): 8 pm-5 am


Preparatory utility-related work will occur on Quarry Rd. This will require some traffic control measures. Access to the Emergency Room will be maintained at all times.


What to expect next weekend: 


Tree work planned 8/27.


Preparatory utility-related work will occur on Quarry Rd the evening of Sunday 8/28. This will require some traffic control measures. Access to the Emergency Room will be maintained at all times.

Hoover Pavilion Modernization 

 August 2011-July 2013

 

Construction is underway to modernize and restore Hoover Pavilion, the original Palo Alto Hospital, in order to accommodate modern medicine and create a cohesive expansion to the Medical Center campus.


This week's activities:


Weekend work (8/19-8/21): No work planned


Weekday work (8/22-8/26): 7 am-4 pm


Site prep and interior demolition in progress; continued pruning, boxing and storage of trees; begin abatement work.

 

Night work: (8/24-8/25): 8 pm-5 am


No work planned.


What to expect next weekend:

 

No work planned.

Questions?

 
You can find the most up to date information on the Renewal Project website at www.stanfordpackard.org


You can also sign up for project email notices on the website. For additional information regarding site work, email the Renewal Project at info@stanfordpackard.org or call the 24-hour Construction Hotline: (650) 701-SUMC (7862).

 

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