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Cathedral Hill Rising (And Soon To Be Razed)

Cathedral Hill Rising (And Soon To Be Razed)

Up the street from the McDonald’s site and cater-corner to 1200 Van Ness, the foundation for CPMC’s Cathedral Hill Hospital is being poured and should be finished in April.  The tower cranes for the hospital project will start rising next week. And while originally scheduled to begin late last year,... Read More »

Milestone Day For CPMC’s Cathedral Hill Hospital Project

Milestone Day For CPMC’s Cathedral Hill Hospital Project

For those wondering how much deeper the massive hole being dug for CPMC’s Cathedral Hill Hospital project will go, the answer is: not much.  In fact, the end of the project’s excavation phase was officially marked this afternoon with a “bottoming out” celebration to commemorate the milestone. In a... Read More »

Behind CPMC’s Construction Fence On Cathedral Hill

Behind CPMC’s Construction Fence On Cathedral Hill

The old Jack Tar Hotel is history.  The excavators have been working overtime.  And behind the fences on Cathedral Hill, the piles to shore up the site for CPMC’s Cathedral Hill Hospital project are being driven into the ground. Read More »

Going, Going, And…Gone On Cathedral Hill

Going, Going, And…Gone On Cathedral Hill

From going, going, to gone, the old Jack Tar Hotel on Cathedral Hill has been razed and it’s on to months of digging for the foundation and parking garage of CPMC’s Cathedral Hill Hospital to rise. Read More »

Going, Going, And Nearly Gone On Cathedral Hill

Going, Going, And Nearly Gone On Cathedral Hill

As a plugged-in reader reports, there’s not much left of the old Jack Tar/Cathedral Hill Hotel and the block should be cleared by the end of the month (click image to enlarge), making room for CPMC’s Cathedral Hill Hospital to rise. Read More »

Cathedral Hill Demolition: Feasting On The Remnants Of The Rooms

Cathedral Hill Demolition: Feasting On The Remnants Of The Rooms

The heavy machinery is feasting on the remnants of the guest rooms, the office portion of the old Jack Tar Hotel has been stripped to its superstructure, and the city block should soon be completed razed in order to make room for CPMC’s Cathedral Hill Hospital to rise. Read More »

CPMC’s Cathedral Hill Campus Cleared For Construction

CPMC’s Cathedral Hill Campus Cleared For Construction

Approved by San Francisco’s Board of Supervisors earlier this week, Mayor Lee has signed the bill that allows CPMC to move forward with the demolition of the Cathedral Hill Hotel and the building of CPMC’s 12-story Cathedral Hill Hospital and Medical Office Building. The bill clears the way for... Read More »

Revised Designs For CPMC’s Cathedral Hill And St. Luke’s Hosptials

Revised Designs For CPMC’s Cathedral Hill And St. Luke’s Hosptials

As we first reported in March, the revised Development Agreement for CPMC’s proposed Cathedral Hill Campus reduced the height of the Cathedral Hill hospital by two stories within the tower and one story within the podium, decreasing the total proposed building height from 15 floors and 265 feet (above)... Read More »

The Revised Designs And Heights For CPMC’s New Hospitals To Rise

The Revised Designs And Heights For CPMC’s New Hospitals To Rise

Slated to be approved by San Francisco’s Board of Supervisors tomorrow, the revised Development Agreement for CPMC’s proposed Cathedral Hill Campus and St. Luke’s Hospital calls for a slightly shorter Cathedral Hill Campus and a two story taller St. Luke’s: The height of the proposed Cathedral Hill Hosptial which... Read More »

Chinese Hospital’s Plans Set For Approval As CPMC’s Are Stalled

Chinese Hospital’s Plans Set For Approval As CPMC’s Are Stalled

As we reported in July, “while most eyes remain on the wrangling between CPMC and Mayor Ed Lee, San Francisco’s Planning Commission is scheduled to certify the Chinese Hospital’s development and expansion plans, plans which require a zoning variance, conditional use authorization, and a General Plan amendment.” Having been... Read More »

Affirming The City’s Commitment, But Not Cash, For St. Luke’s

Last week CPMC requested and received a two-week postponement of the Board of Supervisors’ vote to either affirm Planning’s approval of CPMC’s long-range development plans, including a new Cathedral Hill Campus, or render them DOA. On the agenda for San Francisco’s Board of Supervisors tomorrow, a proposed resolution “recognizing... Read More »

Mayor Lee To CPMC: Save St. Luke’s Or Cathedral Hill Campus Is DOA

Mayor Lee To CPMC: Save St. Luke’s Or Cathedral Hill Campus Is DOA

With the appeal of Planning’s approval of CPMC’s comprehensive development plans having been pushed to next week, and new fears that CPMC isn’t committed to the long-term operation of its St. Luke’s campus in the Mission, Mayor Lee is reported to be seeking CPMC’s agreement to keep St. Luke’s... Read More »