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Neighborhood Contact Line

Downtown Seattle

In downtown Seattle, for Building Cure issues or emergency, please contact us.

206-219-3157

Laurelhurst

Do you live in the Laurelhurst neighborhood and have a concern?

206-987-8000

Emergency

If this is an emergency, please send a page to the following number.

206-469-5860


Upcoming Building Care Construction Activities: Sept. 23 to Sept. 29

Building Care construction is underway. From now until building opening in Spring 2022, there will be ongoing construction activity at the hospital campus. Seattle Children’s will publish a weekly post on this Construction Blog that outlines the work expected to occur the following week. We will also post to this blog whenever a construction activity will be especially impactful to neighbors.

From Sept. 23 to Sept. 29, construction crews are scheduled to perform the following activities:

  • Activities south of Forest A (near the loading dock and 40th Avenue NE): drill for rebar installation; pour concrete; prep for asphalt
  • Install rebar and pour concrete for walls, footings, columns, and slabs
  • Strip concrete
  • Activities on River level 7: install metal roof panels; demolish and saw cut curb; form and pour concrete slab; install door jamb, insulation and vapor barrier

Construction noise will be generated throughout the week. The noisiest activities will be the work south of Forest A, which is scheduled for the entire week. Expect heavy truck traffic, primarily from concrete trucks. Construction activity is weather-dependent and subject to change based on conditions.

All work will take place within standard construction hours: 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday to Friday, and 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Saturday.

Please call 206-987-8000 or email construction@seattlechildrens.org with questions.


Upcoming Building Care Construction Activities: Sept. 16 to Sept. 22

Building Care construction is underway. From now until building opening in Spring 2022, there will be ongoing construction activity at the hospital campus. Seattle Children’s will publish a weekly post on this Construction Blog that outlines the work expected to occur the following week. We will also post to this blog whenever a construction activity will be especially impactful to neighbors.

From Sept. 16 to Sept. 22, construction crews are scheduled to perform the following activities:

  • Activities south of Forest A (near the loading dock and 40th Avenue NE): install bedding in trench near ambulance entry, backfill trench to subgrade, pour back concrete, and prep for asphalt
  • Install rebar and pour concrete for walls, footings, columns, and slabs
  • Waterproofing for walls and slabs
  • Foundation work for the Seattle City Light electrical vault
  • Install and protect generators on level P1
  • Activities on River level 7: fire-tape east walls, install doors, and prep for metal panel installation on roof

Construction noise will be generated throughout the week. The noisiest activities will be the work south of Forest A, expect heavy truck traffic. Construction activity is weather-dependent and subject to change based on conditions.

All work will take place within standard construction hours: 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday to Friday, and 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Saturday.

Please call 206-987-8000 or email construction@seattlechildrens.org with questions.


Upcoming Building Care Construction Activities: Sept. 9 to Sept. 15

Building Care construction is underway. From now until building opening in Spring 2022, there will be ongoing construction activity at the hospital campus. Seattle Children’s will publish a weekly post on this Construction Blog that outlines the work expected to occur the following week. We will also post to this blog whenever a construction activity will be especially impactful to neighbors.

From Sept. 9 to Sept. 15, construction crews are scheduled to perform the following activities:

  • Activities south of Forest A (near the loading dock and 40th Avenue NE): install fuel oil pipes
  • Install rebar and pour concrete for walls, footings, columns, and slabs
  • Waterproofing on exterior mock-up
  • Excavation
  • Backfill
  • Install conduits and pull cables
  • Install generators
  • Activities on River level 7: install roofing, metal panels, roof ladder, door jamb and insulation; frame and rough in walls

Construction noise will be generated throughout the week. The noisiest activities will be the work south of Forest A, which is scheduled for the entire week. Expect heavy truck traffic, primarily from concrete trucks. Construction activity is weather-dependent and subject to change based on conditions.

All work will take place within standard construction hours: 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday to Friday, and 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Saturday.

Please call 206-987-8000 or email construction@seattlechildrens.org with questions.


Upcoming Building Care Construction Activities: Sept. 2 to Sept. 8

Building Care construction is underway. From now until building opening in Spring 2022, there will be ongoing construction activity at the hospital campus. Seattle Children’s will publish a weekly post on this Construction Blog that outlines the work expected to occur the following week. We will also post to this blog whenever a construction activity will be especially impactful to neighbors.

From Sept. 2 to Sept. 8, construction crews are scheduled to perform the following activities:

  • Activities south of Forest A (near the loading dock and 40th Avenue NE): pour concrete slab over fuel tank; preparation for asphalt; form and pour concrete duct bank; install bedding in trench
  • Install rebar and pour concrete for walls, footings, columns, and slabs
  • Install windows and framing for exterior mock-up
  • Waterproofing for walls and slabs
  • Excavation
  • Backfill
  • Activities on River level 7: install sheeting, expansion joints, roofing and metal panels; demolish and saw cut curbs; form and pour slab

Construction noise will be generated throughout the week. The noisiest activities will be the work south of Forest A, which is scheduled for the entire week. Expect heavy truck traffic, primarily from concrete trucks. Construction activity is weather-dependent and subject to change based on conditions.

All work will take place within standard construction hours: 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday to Friday, and 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Saturday. No work will occur on Labor Day, Monday, Sept. 2.

Please call 206-987-8000 or email construction@seattlechildrens.org with questions.


Upcoming Building Care Construction Activities: Aug. 26 to Sept. 1

Building Care construction is underway. From now until building opening in Spring 2022, there will be ongoing construction activity at the hospital campus. Seattle Children’s will publish a weekly post on this Construction Blog that outlines the work expected to occur the following week. We will also post to this blog whenever a construction activity will be especially impactful to neighbors.

From Aug. 26 to Sept. 1, construction crews are scheduled to perform the following activities:

  • Activities south of Forest A (near the loading dock and 40th Avenue NE): grading and backfill; pour concrete slab over fuel tank; demolish concrete and excavate trench; install electrical pathways
  • Install rebar and pour concrete for walls, footings, columns, and slabs
  • Install windows and fabricate metal panels for exterior mock-up
  • Waterproofing for walls and slabs
  • Backfill
  • Activities on River level 7: install sheeting, air barrier, expansion joints and insulation; demolish and saw cut curbs

Construction noise will be generated throughout the week. The noisiest activities will be the work south of Forest A, which is scheduled for the entire week. Expect heavy truck traffic, primarily from concrete trucks. Construction activity is weather-dependent and subject to change based on conditions.

All work will take place within standard construction hours: 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday to Friday, and 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Saturday.

Please call 206-987-8000 or email construction@seattlechildrens.org with questions.


Upcoming Building Care Construction Activities: Aug. 19 to Aug. 25

Building Care construction is underway. From now until building opening in Spring 2022, there will be ongoing construction activity at the hospital campus. Seattle Children’s will publish a weekly post on this Construction Blog that outlines the work expected to occur the following week. We will also post to this blog whenever a construction activity will be especially impactful to neighbors.

From Aug. 19 to Aug. 25, construction crews are scheduled to perform the following activities:

  • Activities south of Forest A (near the loading dock and NE 45th Street): install pipes and electrical pathways; demolish concrete and excavate trench
  • Install rebar and pour concrete for walls, footings, columns, and slabs
  • Install windows on exterior mock-up
  • Waterproofing for walls and slabs
  • Backfill excavated areas
  • Remove scaffolding
  • Activities on River level 7: install fireproofing and exterior sheeting

Construction noise will be generated throughout the week. The noisiest activities will be the demolition and excavation south of Forest A, which is scheduled for the entire week. Expect heavy truck traffic, primarily from concrete trucks. Construction activity is weather-dependent and subject to change based on conditions.

All work will take place within standard construction hours: 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday to Friday, and 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Saturday.

Please call 206-987-8000 or email construction@seattlechildrens.org with questions.


Upcoming Building Care Construction Activities: Aug. 12 to Aug. 18

Building Care construction is underway. From now until building opening in Spring 2022, there will be ongoing construction activity at the hospital campus. Seattle Children’s will publish a weekly post on this Construction Blog that outlines the work expected to occur the following week. We will also post to this blog whenever a construction activity will be especially impactful to neighbors.

From Aug. 12 to Aug. 18, construction crews are scheduled to perform the following activities:

  • Activities south of Forest A (near the loading dock and NE 45th Street): install pipes and electrical pathways; saw cut concrete; demolish concrete and excavate trench
  • Install rebar and pour concrete for walls, footings, columns, and slabs
  • Install “lagging” to prevent cave-ins during earthwork
  • Backfill
  • Install electrical pathways
  • Install decks
  • Waterproofing for walls
  • Activities on River level 7: install framing, sheeting and roof drains

Construction noise will be generated throughout the week. The noisiest external activities will be the saw cutting and demolition south of Forest A, which is scheduled for the entire week. Expect heavy truck traffic, primarily from concrete trucks. Construction activity is weather-dependent and subject to change based on conditions.

All work will take place within standard construction hours: 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday to Friday, and 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Saturday.

Please call 206-987-8000 or email construction@seattlechildrens.org with questions.


Upcoming Building Care Construction Activities: Aug. 5 to Aug. 11

Building Care construction is underway. From now until building opening in Spring 2022, there will be ongoing construction activity at the hospital campus. Seattle Children’s will publish a weekly post on this Construction Blog that outlines the work expected to occur the following week. We will also post to this blog whenever a construction activity will be especially impactful to neighbors.

From Aug. 5 to Aug. 11, construction crews are scheduled to perform the following activities:

  • Activities south of Forest A (near the loading dock and NE 45th Street): demolish pile extensions; excavation; set and backfill sump; install pipes and electrical pathways; saw cut concrete
  • Install rebar and pour concrete for curbs, walls, footings, columns, and pads/slabs
  • Pour pilaster
  • Waterproofing for walls
  • Backfill
  • Install “lagging” to prevent cave-ins during earthwork
  • Set up scaffold
  • Install electrical
  • Activities on River level 7: install steel, decking, ladder supports, framing and roof drains

Construction noise will be generated throughout the week. The noisiest external activities will be the saw cutting south of Forest A, which is scheduled for Aug. 9 to Aug. 13. Expect heavy truck traffic, primarily from concrete trucks. Construction activity is weather-dependent and subject to change based on conditions.

All work will take place within standard construction hours: 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday to Friday, and 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Saturday.

Please call 206-987-8000 or email construction@seattlechildrens.org with questions.


Upcoming Building Care Construction Activities: July 29 to Aug. 4

Building Care construction is underway. From now until building opening in Spring 2022, there will be ongoing construction activity at the hospital campus. Seattle Children’s will publish a weekly post on this Construction Blog that outlines the work expected to occur the following week. We will also post to this blog whenever a construction activity will be especially impactful to neighbors.

From July 29 to Aug. 4, construction crews are scheduled to perform the following activities:

  • Install rebar and pour concrete for curbs, walls, footings, columns, and pads/slabs
  • Form pilaster
  • Set up scaffolding
  • Waterproofing for walls
  • Backfill
  • Install electrical
  • Load in materials for underground garage deck
  • Activities south of Forest A (near the loading dock and NE 45th Street): install pipes and backfill excavated areas
  • Internal and external activities on River level 6: conduct air testing and remove infection prevention barrier
  • Internal and external activities on River level 7: prepare rooftop for skybridge curb installation and install weather protection
  • Internal activities on L1 of Forest A (Friends of Costco Building): drill firestop penetrations; install seismic restraints; remove infection prevention barriers

Construction noise will be generated throughout the week. The noisiest external activities will be the concrete work, which will occur all week. The noisiest internal work will be the drilling. Expect heavy truck traffic, primarily from concrete trucks. Construction activity is weather-dependent and subject to change based on conditions.

All work will take place within standard construction hours: 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday to Friday, and 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Saturday.

Please call 206-987-8000 or email construction@seattlechildrens.org with questions.


Upcoming Building Care Construction Activities: July 22 to July 28

Building Care construction is underway. From now until building opening in Spring 2022, there will be ongoing construction activity at the hospital campus. Seattle Children’s will publish a weekly post on this Construction Blog that outlines the work expected to occur the following week. We will also post to this blog whenever a construction activity will be especially impactful to neighbors.

From July 22 to July 28, construction crews are scheduled to perform the following activities:
• Activities south of Forest A (near the loading dock and NE 45th Street): pour footing; add gravel backfill; set fuel tank with crane truck (see details below)
• Install rebar and pour concrete for curbs, walls, footings, columns, and pads/slabs
• Install windows and fabricate metal panels for exterior mock-up
• Set column cages
• Install scaffolding
• Waterproofing for walls
• Install deck over excavated elevator pits
• Install plumbing and electrical
• Backfill some excavated areas
• Internal and external activities on River level 6: patch roofing; replace ceiling tiles; clean affected area
• Internal and external activities on River level 7: pour curbs; install bolt templates/embeds for future skybridge
• Internal activities on L1 of Forest A (Friends of Costco Building): drill firestop penetrations; install infection control barriers; install communication pathways; shut down existing medical gas alarm panel and install power; install new medical gas alarm panel; clean affected area

A fuel tank will be placed south of Forest A, near the loading dock and NE 45th Street, on Saturday, July 27. No parking will be allowed on either side of 40th Avenue NE south of the Metro bus stop, and traffic will be narrowed to a single lane in that area; flaggers will provide traffic control. A crane and support truck will be used on site. The fuel tank will be delivered on a truck that will park on the east side of 40th Avenue; once the tank is offloaded, the delivery truck will depart and the tank will be placed on the east side of 40th Avenue and re-oriented. The tank will then be set in place on Children’s property using the crane. This work is scheduled from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. that day. The bus stop will remain accessible at all times, and the sidewalks on 40th Avenue will remain open except when the crane is being used over the sidewalk.

Construction noise will be generated throughout the week. The noisiest external activities will be the concrete work, which will occur all week, and the installation of the fuel tank south of Forest A, which is scheduled to take place on Saturday, July 27. The noisiest internal work will be the drilling. Expect heavy truck traffic, primarily from concrete trucks. Construction activity is weather-dependent and subject to change based on conditions.

All work will take place within standard construction hours: 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday to Friday, and 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Saturday.

Please call 206-987-8000 or email construction@seattlechildrens.org with questions.