Posts Tagged ‘525 golden gate’

New SFPUC Building at 525 Golden Gate Has Lots and Lots and Lots of Louvers

Thursday, September 29th, 2011

That’s what I’m calling them, louvers.

This is the south-facing wall of our new EcoPalace:

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This building is a bit different, anyway.

That New SFPUC Building Going Up on Golden Gate Avenue Isn’t Making Much of an Impression So Far

Tuesday, May 17th, 2011

See?

Camera left: Fox Plaza, 100 Van Ness, Sutro Tower

Camera middle: 100 McAllister (UC Hastings – the oldest and largest law school west of the Mississippi, until somebody tells me different), City Hall (the highest old-school dome in the Western hemisphere, yes higher than the U.S. Capitol Building)

Camera right: State Building (a bit stubby but you state workers are going to ride out the next Big One with elan), future SFPUC site (see the busy, busy tower crane?), old Federal Building (Big Blue)

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Now, the SFPUC Building at 525 GG was supposed to have windmills on the top and whatnot but that’s not going to happen now.

Oh well.

How will you make a mark SFPUC? How will you show the world how great you are? (LEED-certification? Is that it? Well, O.K., just be sure to tell tout le monde about over and over and over again…)

The Safest Port-A-Potties in San Francisco are Right Here, High Above Civic Center, Safe from the Arsonists

Thursday, May 12th, 2011

See them up there?

Just try to torch them, serial arsonist, I dare you:

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