Van Ness Construction Forecast: March 5, 2017 - March 17, 2017
Friday, March 3, 2017, 12:00 am

Planned Alert

The following Van Ness Improvement Project construction forecast is subject to change due to weather conditions or unforeseen conditions. For more project details, please visit sfmta.com/vanness.

Those who travel in and through the area are advised to take alternate routes and plan for delays.

Sunday, March 5: Between the hours of 10:00 p.m. Sunday and 5:00 a.m. Monday, the Overhead Contact System that powers the electric buses will be removed on Van Ness from Post to California streets.

Traffic and Transit Advisory: Between the hours of 10:00 p.m. Sunday and 5:00 a.m. Monday, the bus stop located on Van Ness southbound at Sutter will be temporarily relocated one block north to Van Ness at Bush streets. Also during these hours, some traffic lanes may be closed for construction activity.

Monday, March 6: Work will occur in the median on Van Ness from Grove to Ellis, Sacramento to Broadway, and Union to Filbert streets.

Between the hours of 10:00 p.m. Monday and 5:00 a.m. Tuesday, work will occur in the median on Van Ness from Mission to Market streets and the roadway on Van Ness northbound at Hayes will be repainted. Also during these hours, the Overhead Contact System that powers the electric buses will be removed on Van Ness from Post to Sacramento streets.

Traffic and Transit Advisory: Between the hours of 10:00 p.m. Monday and 5:00 a.m. Tuesday, the number of traffic lanes will be reduced from three to two on Van Ness northbound from Market to Hayes streets. Also during these hours, the bus stop located on Van Ness southbound at Sutter will be temporarily relocated one block north to Van Ness at Bush streets and some additional traffic lanes may be closed for construction activity.

Tuesday, March 7: Work will occur in the median on Van Ness from Fell to Ellis, California to Broadway, and Green to Union streets.

Between the hours of 10:00 p.m. Tuesday and 5:00 a.m. Wednesday, work will occur in the median on Van Ness from Mission to Market streets and the roadway on Van Ness southbound at Mission and northbound at Lombard will be repainted. Also during these hours, the Overhead Contact System that powers the electric buses will be removed on Van Ness from Post to Sacramento streets.

Traffic and Transit Advisory: Between the hours of 10:00 p.m. Tuesday and 5:00 a.m. Wednesday, the number of traffic lanes will be reduced from three to two on Van Ness southbound from Mission to Hayes, and in both directions from Filbert to Lombard streets. Also during these hours, the bus stop located on Van Ness southbound at Sutter will be temporarily relocated one block north to Van Ness at Bush streets and some additional traffic lanes may be closed for construction activity.

Wednesday, March 8: Work will occur in the median on Van Ness from Mission to Ellis, Pine to Pacific, Vallejo to Green, and Filbert to Greenwich streets.

Between the hours of 10:00 p.m. Wednesday and 5:00 a.m. Thursday, the Overhead Contact System that powers the electric buses will be removed on Van Ness from Market to Hayes and Post to Sacramento streets.

Traffic and Transit Advisory: Between the hours of 10:00 p.m. Wednesday and 5:00 a.m. Thursday, the number of traffic lanes will be reduced from three to two on Van Ness northbound from Mission to Market streets. Also during these hours, the bus stop located on Van Ness southbound at Sutter will be temporarily relocated on block north to Van Ness at Bush streets and some additional traffic lanes may be closed for construction activity.

Thursday, March 9: Work will occur in the median on Van Ness from Mission to Ellis, Bush to Jackson, Broadway to Vallejo, and Filbert to Greenwich streets.

Between the hours of 10:00 p.m. Thursday and 5:00 a.m. Friday, the Overhead Contact System that powers the electric buses will be removed on Van Ness from Market to Hayes streets.

Traffic and Transit Advisory: Between the hours of 10:00 p.m. Thursday and 5:00 a.m. Friday, the bus stop located on Van Ness southbound at Sutter will be temporarily relocated one block north to Van Ness at Bush streets. Also during these hours, some traffic lanes may be closed for construction activity.

Friday, March 10: Work will occur in the median on Van Ness from Mission to Ellis, Sutter to Washington, and Filbert to Greenwich streets.

Sunday, March 12: Between the hours of 10:00 p.m. Sunday and 5:00 a.m. Monday, the Overhead Contact System that powers the electric buses will be removed on Van Ness from Market to Hayes streets.

Traffic and Transit Advisory: Between the hours of 10:00 p.m. Sunday and 5:00 a.m. Monday, some traffic lanes may be closed for construction activity.

Monday, March 13: Work will occur in the median on Van Ness from Mission to Grove, Post to Clay, Pacific to Broadway, and Filbert to Lombard streets.

Between the hours of 10:00 p.m. Monday and 5:00 a.m. Tuesday, the Overhead Contact System that powers the electric buses will be removed on Van Ness from Market to McAllister streets.

Traffic and Transit Advisory: Between the hours of 10:00 p.m. Monday and 5:00 a.m. Tuesday, some traffic lanes may be closed for construction activity.

Tuesday, March 14: Work will occur in the median on Van Ness from Mission to Grove, Geary to Sacramento, Jackson to Pacific, and Filbert to Lombard streets.

Between the hours of 10:00 p.m. Tuesday and 5:00 a.m. Wednesday, the Overhead Contact System that powers the electric buses will be removed on Van Ness from Market to Golden Gate streets. 

Traffic and Transit Advisory: Between the hours of 10:00 p.m. Tuesday and 5:00 a.m. Wednesday, some traffic lanes may be closed for construction activity.

Wednesday, March 15: Work will occur in the median on Van Ness from Mission to Grove, O'Farrell to California, Washington to Jackson, and Filbert to Lombard streets.

Between the hours of 10:00 p.m. Wednesday and 5:00 a.m. Thursday, the Overhead Contact System that powers the electric buses will be removed on Van Ness from Hayes to Golden Gate streets.

Traffic and Transit Advisory: Between the hours of 10:00 p.m. Wednesday and 5:00 a.m. Thursday, some traffic lanes may be closed for construction activity.

Thursday, March 16: Work will occur in the median on Van Ness from Mission to Grove, Ellis to Pine, Clay to Washington, and Filbert to Lombard streets,

Between the hours of 10:00 p.m. Thursday and 5:00 a.m. Friday, the Overhead Contact System that powers the electric buses will be removed on Van Ness from McAllister to Golden Gate streets.

Traffic and Transit Advisory: Between the hours of 10:00 p.m. Thursday and 5:00 a.m. Friday, some traffic lanes may be closed for construction activity.

Friday, March 17: Work will occur in the median on Van Ness from Mission to Grove, Eddy to Bush, Sacramento to Clay, and Filbert to Lombard streets.

Those who travel in and through the area are advised to take alternate routes and plan for delays.

Please note that construction schedules are subject to change due to weather or unforeseen conditions. For more project details, please visit sfmta.com/vanness.

For more advice on navigating construction, be sure to check out the latest issue of the Van Ness Improvement Project newsletter.