Alta Plaza Construction Update and On-Site Walk with Project Manager 12/9/2017

The Notice to Proceed was issued (November 29, 2017) by DPW to Azul’s Works, Inc, the General Contractor. The Notice to Proceed, allows the General Contractor to start mobilizing the week of December 4th and install fencing and a job site trailer. Printed banners about the project’s scope of work will be placed on the perimeter fencing – North side of park (at Scott, Jackson and Steiner Streets). There will be an accessible path to restrooms, playground, and tennis courts, which will remain open to the public throughout the project.

Please join Anne Baskerville, RPD Project Manager, Saturday December 9, 2017 for an on-site construction update. 
Location: in front of Playground. 
Time: 10:00-11:00 am

Project Background: On September 21, 2017, RPD Commission approved and awarded a construction contract for the Alta Plaza Park – North Side Irrigation and Drainage Project to Azul Works Inc.

Project Description: This project will affect the north side of the park at Scott, Jackson and Steiner Streets which includes:

  • Replacement of sod and automatic irrigation system;
  • Installation of Donor Recognition Site;
  • Install of perimeter drainage system; and
  • Installation of a concrete driveway up to Donor Site at Scott and Washington.

This project is strictly a sub-surface infrastructure project that will improve the drainage on-site by reducing water usage by 2.5 million gallons per year or 39% water reduction.  RPD has worked closely with the Friends of Alta Plaza Park (FOAPP) to develop the master plan which informs all subsequent work for the site including this project.

Source of Funding: PUC Grant, 2012 Water Conservation Bond, Supervisor Farrell Add Back.  Project supported by Supervisor Mark Farrell, Friends of Alta Plaza Park and San Francisco Parks Alliance.