Category: Essential Facilities

Fire Stations 54 and 55 construction update – 9/5/2022

Contact:                 Mia Huebner, Fire station Team –Public Works Construction is well underway at the two fire stations. Fire Station 54 is blossoming and taking shape! The elevator tower now has roofing and the fireman’s living quarters are framed out. Wall and roof panels are up, and windows are installed. Electrical and plumbing rough-in is showing … Continued

Fire Stations 54 and 55 Construction update

Construction continues at two new fire stations Now that concrete placement of the elevator tower is complete at Fire Station 54, construction has continued into the living quarters. Wickman Development and Construction has the framework for the living quarters well underway with structural walls and interior walls complete. The second story of the building is … Continued

Fire Stations 54 & 55 project update

Contact:         A. Fabiola Guillen, Sr. Project Manager – Public Works Construction continues at the two fire stations. At Fire Station 54, Wickman Development and Construction, construction is well underway with wall framing and the concrete placement of the elevator tower.  The work was successfully completed last Thursday.  This is a critical milestone that will … Continued

Construction update – Fire Stations 54 & 55

A lot of progress has been made in the last couple of weeks at the two fire station construction sites.  At Fire Station 54, Wickman Development and Construction, had been working on footing rebar installation for a few weeks leading up to a large concrete pour last week.  The concrete pour included the new building pad … Continued

Essential Facilities – Fire Station 54 & 55 construction update

Currently, Wickman Development & Construction is rebuilding the apparatus bays and living quarters of the two fire stations.  Fire Station 54 spread footing foundations have finished installation in the new portion of the building where the living quarters will be.  Excavation of the elevator pit has finished, and the walls of the elevator shaft are now … Continued

Fire Stations 54 & 55 Groundbreaking Ceremony

On April 19, the City held two groundbreaking ceremonies for the fire station reconstruction project: one for Fire Station 54 and one for Fire Station 55.  A line of shovels was used to officially mark the start of the renovations. Mayor Kate Colin was joined by Vice Mayor Kertz, Councilmembers Bushey and Llorens Gulati, Fire … Continued

Castro Ave street closure for Fire Station 54 Groundbreaking Ceremony

On Tuesday, April 19, Castro Avenue from Francisco Boulevard East and Bellam Boulevard will be closed from 3:30 – 5:30 pm for the Fire Station 54 groundbreaking ceremony. NO parking signs will be posted along both sides of Castro Avenue between Francisco Boulevard East and Bellam Boulevard. Only cars of attendees will be allowed to … Continued

March 2022 Update – Extended Lane Limit: Notice Of Lane Closure And Bike Lane Relocation During Construction Of Fire Station 55 Renovation

Changed westbound Lane closure and bike lane relocation during construction of Fire Station 55 EXTENDED LANE LIMIT – Point San Pedro Road between Riviera Drive and Knight Drive The originally planned westbound lane closure from Peacock Drive to Knight Drive has been updated due to safety and accessibility concerns. The westbound lane closure will start … Continued

Fire Station 54 & 55 Construction update

Fire Stations 54 & 55 – Foundation work Our fire station contractor, Wickman completed demolishing the old buildings and gutted the apparatus bays for retrofit and renovation. Wickman also completed over excavation and compaction to prepare the building pad.   Currently, they are building the foundations and underground utilities at both sites. Fire Station 54 spread … Continued

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