Construction Activities for August 1-12, 2022

The following is a detailed schedule of construction activities on the James Turrell Skyspace (218 East 16th Street roof) for the first two weeks of August 2022.


August 1-5, 2022:

  • Scaffolding contractor will mobilize onsite and begin erecting perimeter safety scaffolding

  • Begin enclosure of interior school courtyard

  • Interior ceiling demo at the 6th floor (hand tools only)

  • Removal of rooftop pavers

  • Relocation of roof drains

  • Begin rooftop patchwork

  • Layout roof ductwork and piping

  • Begin mobilization for 16th Street restoration work/asphalt replacement (permit pending; will require a one (1) day street closure)

August 8-12, 2022:

  • Substantially complete erection of permitter safety scaffolding

  • Install mechanical piping, ducts and electrical feeders on the 6th floor

  • Prepare to close ceilings at the 6th floor

  • Begin removal of parapet walls (hand tools only)

  • Proceed on 16th Street restoration work/asphalt replacement