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Geary Rapid Project Construction Forecast: May 22 - June 4, 2021

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Photo: 38 Geary bus at Geary and Webster

Photo: 38 Geary bus at Geary and Webster  


As part of the Geary Rapid Project, work to replace aging water lines, in coordination with San Francisco Public Utilities Commission, continues. Surface transportation improvements, including upgraded traffic signals and streetlights, sidewalk extensions at bus stops and intersection corners, improved median refuges and roadway repaving, are also underway and are being managed by San Francisco Public Works. 

The following two-week construction forecast is subject to change due to weather delays or unexpected field conditions. No work is planned on Monday, May 31 as crews are observing the Memorial Day holiday. 

Steiner Street  – Van Ness Avenue  
Mondays through Fridays  between 8:00 a.m. and 7:00 p.m.: 

  • Sidewalk and median work is planned for the weeks of May 24 and June 1 on Geary Boulevard at the intersections of Webster Street and Buchanan Street. 

  • Construction of the expanded patio at Hamilton Recreation Center on Steiner Street is planned for the weeks of May 24 and June 1. Work is scheduled to begin at 7:00 a.m. at this location. 

Van Ness Avenue – Market Street  
Mondays through Fridays between 7:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m.: 

  • Water service connection work is planned for the weeks of May 24 and June 1 on Geary Street between Stockton and Kearny streets

  • Water service to some properties may be briefly shut off while SFPUC connects to the new water main on Geary. SFPUC will notify properties in advance of any service interruption. To minimize disruption, work is sometimes conducted at night

  • Roadway and sidewalk work is planned for the weeks of May 24 and June 1 at the intersections of Geary and Mason streets and O’Farrell and Grant streets

  • During active roadway work, the inbound 38/38R Geary at Grant will be relocated east towards Market Street. Look for “Board Here” signs. 

Some parking will be temporarily restricted in construction zones and traffic lanes will be modified during active work. There may be brief vibrations during sidewalk and roadway excavation.  

Questions or concerns? Contact us at or 415.646.2300. 


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There are no planned temporary 38/38R bus stop relocations this week that are part of work that is unrelated to the Geary Rapid Project. 

View a map of temporary bus stop relocations citywide

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