Roebuck Construction and Thameside Masonry are beginning the Masonry Repair Project at the Mothers Building this week. The work will be complete by November 2018.
One of the final elements of the short-term repairs as identified in the Conditions Assessment is the stabilization of masonry elements on the exterior of the building. The contract for this work was awarded to Roebuck Construction with Thameside Masonry as the subcontractor. Construction will start in August 2018 and … Continue reading
In March 2017, CyArk donated their services to digitally document the exterior of the Mothers Building. This work will be helpful in the restoration project. With the $400,000 in funding provided as an Add-Back from Supervisor Tang, we are tackling the various immediate and short term projects identified in the … Continue reading
By Ryan Kelly In honor of Woman’s History Month, we’re highlighting a building located at the San Francisco Zoo that honors the greatest women in the world—our mothers! The Mother’s Building was built in 1925 on land donated by brothers Herbert and Mortimer Fleishhacker to honor their mother Delia’s memory. … Continue reading
Architectural Resources Group (ARG) finalized the Structural Assessment for the Mothers Building in February 2016. Input was received from Rec and Park, the Arts Commission, Office of Workforce and Economic Development, the Planning Department and other interested stakeholders. The Structural Assessment was funded by a grant awarded by the Historical … Continue reading