Tag: Transbay Terminal
How big is the site? Two Transamerica Pyramids, laid down end to end, could nearly fit in the hole.
“Light and sound” were going to “play on the graceful glass structure” of the Transbay Terminal being rebuilt in downtown San Francisco, according to the original plans. Artists’ renderings show an undulating glass shell over the planned transit hub. But this week, as project organizers celebrated the groundbreaking for a neighboring glass tower, they also […]
Wrecking balls — a voyeuristic freebie, providing guilt-free observation of raw destruction. Today, big metal ball met concrete and steel when the 71-year-old Transbay Terminal in San Francisco got the ole treatment. Watch a video by KQED’s Mina Kim. A new terminal, the San Francisco Transbay Transit Center, is scheduled to open in 2017. Here’s […]