Current Status Updates
6/23/17 – An important notice about upcoming work which will impact San Carlos Ave. Saturday July 8th & Saturday July 15th, 2017. Please take a moment to get updated. Download PDF
6/17/17 – The latest view on the site. We have dug below grade in preparation of the the project’s parking garage. This element of the project will be put into use as soon as it’s completed, even as the rest of the elements are being built. You can also see that pipe has been laid along the perimeter.
Phase 1 Timeline
Begin utility underground work. This work will impact some public parking spaces in the Wheeler lot and along Walnut Street during the day. The spaces will be available for customer parking in the evening hours.
SamTrans parking garage open for free customer (3-hour) and employee permit parking (all day). The garage is accessible from Walnut Street.
Demolish 616 Laurel Street (Foodville). Demolition will take approximately 2 weeks and impact sidewalk access on Laurel Street.
Demolish 1245 and 1249 San Carlos Ave. Demolition time estimated to take 2 to 3 weeks and some sidewalk & parking impacts will take place.
Temporary employee parking lot opens along El Camino Real (south of Arroyo).
Temporary free public valet assisted lot opens at footprint of Foodville site.
Wheeler Plaza Public lot closes for construction.
Fencing of site and demolition of concrete, removal of trees, utility poles.
Grading and shoring of site, sanitary sewer work along San Carlos Avenue.