Coit Tower Closure Reminder – Construction Begins TODAY!

Just a reminder, Coit Memorial Tower is officially closed today, November 18th, 2013 for rehabilitation and will remain closed until Spring 2014. Work will be restricted to regular construction hours: Monday – Friday 7:00am – 4:00pm. In the coming week the contractor will be installing a construction fence and setting up for actual construction work. The following is the scope of work for the rehabilitation:
–          Cleaning and repair of the concrete tower and tower base
–          Repair of damaged stucco
–          Window and door rehabilitation
–          Interior finish repair
–          Signage and barriers to meet accessibility guidelines
–          Mechanical, electrical and accessibility upgrade
–          Mural conservation (by the San Francisco Arts Commission)