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Construction Activities for June 5 - July 3

The following is a schedule of construction activity on the Townhouse buildings (212-216 East 16th Street) and a portion of Hunter Hall (222 East 15th Street) for June 5 - July 3.

For more information about the Townhouse construction or the activities outlined below, feel free to review the slide presentation which the school shared with neighbors at our previous community construction meeting last month. As always, please do not hesitate to contact us at or call our Information Line at (646) 979-5225 with questions or comments.



  • Ongoing maintenance of temporary light and power

  • Installation of interior safety protection

  • Selective demolition of interior walls

  • Selective demolition of floor slab required for temporary steel supports

  • Ongoing structural and utility surveying

  • Ongoing coordination with ConEd


  • Installation of protective scaffolding and sidewalk shed

  • Installation of site perimeter safety fencing

  • Commencement of rear yard excavation

  • Installation of roof protection for neighbors

Please note that a compact mobile hydraulic crane, arriving and operating on a flatbed truck, is planned be onsite at the end of June/early July for the delivery of steel in order to install structural bracing for the Townhouse buildings’ façades. This operation is expected to be completed in under 3 weeks. The precise arrival date for the mobile hydraulic crane is still being finalized and will be update our neighbors with further details as they become available.



  • Installation of play roof screen and nylon mesh netting

  • Installation of synthetic turf

  • Installation of wall padding and padded corner safety guards

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