Aug. 29, 2022

  • Photos 1-2: after admission into the foyer of the vestibule, visitors are required to continue into the main office. Once card access readers are installed, authorized staff may use their key cards to continue past the vestibule doors into the building.

    foyer area of new vestibule

    entry to main office

    Photo 3: a vestible doorway limits access into the stairway; the stairs and door can continue to be used as exits.

    vestibule doorway to stairs

    Photo 4: the completed vestibule as viewed from the main hallway of the building.

    view of vestibule from building hallway

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Aug. 16, 2022

  • Photos 1-3: storefront frames and doors, and most of the glass have been installed in the new vestibule. One set of doorways leads to the main hallway, while the other leads to the stairs. Both sets limit unauthorized entry, requiring visitors to check into the main office.

    view of vestibule from hallway

    storefront and doors leading to stairs

    view of new vestibule from front entry

    Photo 4: the hall doorway was inserted into a cut made into the tile artwork, which enabled preservation of the rest of the artwork.

    doorway inserted into cut area of artwork

Aug. 9, 2022

  • Photos 1 and 2: painting has been completed in the entry vestibule and frames for the doors stand ready for installation in the new doorway.

    doorways ready for installation in painted entry vestibule

    painted vestibule under construction

    Photo 3: the frames will be installed against the area cut into the tile artwork, under the constructed header. The cutting was necessary in order to preserve the rest of the artwork.

    vestibule showing cut area in tile artwork

Aug. 4, 2022

  • Photos 1 and 2: painting has started in the renovated vestibule.

    crew member painting vestibule

    painting of renovated vestibule

July 26, 2022

  • Photos 1 and 2: sheetrock has been added to the new vestibule framing and is being taped up to prepare for painting.

    sheetrocked vestibule

    crew member taping sheetrock in vestibule

July 19, 2022

  • Photos 1-3: work continues on security pathways and cabling for the vestibule.

    security pathways work at entrance ceiling

    view of vestibule construction toward front of building

    open framing for vestibule remodeling

July 12, 2022

  • Photos 1-2: the frame has been constructed above the vestibule for the new set of doors. The doorway is being constructed to minimize impact on the tile artwork.

    view of vestibule construction toward front entry

    view of vestibule construction toward back of building

    Photo 3: the front of the office has been re-framed to adjust window and door spaces for the new configuration.

    office framing reconfiguration

June 28, 2022

  • Photos 1-3: some demolition work is taking place as part of the remodeling of the front entry vestibule to upgrade security.

    demolition work begins at entry vestibule

    drywall removed at entry vestibule

    entry vestibule remodeling underway