Quantcast

North Bay Business Journal

Tuesday, May 20, 2014, 4:58 pm

Renovation opens facade of former AT&T building

Print Friendly Print Friendly    

Share this item

    Work continues on downtown Santa Rosa’s Museum on the Square project, a renovation that promises to transform a bunker-like, five-story former telephone switching facility on the edge of Courthouse Square into a modern office building and wine museum.

    On Tuesday, demolition crews overseen by Chris Hammond, Inc., of Richmond hoisted nine concrete panels nine inches thick and weighing 20,000–22,000 pounds each, creating a spectacle for those in the city’s downtown Transit Mall.

    The panels are being cut in the walls with diamond-tipped saws to add daylight to the formerly windowless telephone switching building. Hugh Futrell Corp. is the project owner, and TLCD Architecture is the designer as well as a future building tenant.

     Images by TLCD Archetecture (see blog post) and Staff Reporter Eric Gneckow

    Copyright © 1988–2014 North Bay Business Journal
    View the policy for linking to website content.

    Print Friendly Print Friendly    

    Submit Your Comments

    Required

    Required, will not be published

    Comments are moderated and generally will be posted if they are on-topic and not abusive. For more information, please see our Comments and Letters Policy. To share this item by email or social media, use the links above.

    Do not use this form to contact people, companies or organizations mentioned in this story. Contact them directly. Private messages left here will be deleted.