Plaza Video Update – Reflecting Pool. Welcome to the first of a video series providing additional insight on the progress of the plaza construction.
January – June 2018
This time-lapse video below takes you through the construction at the Mass Ave Lawn and the Reflecting Pool from the last several months till date. The images are captured every 30 minutes.
Work that has been completed or that is in-process at this point:
- Selected areas of wood piling foundations have been exposed, inspected and repaired. Sophisticated electronic devices have been installed to monitor building settlement to facilitate timely repair of wood piles in the future.
- The original Mother Church has been rewired to meet current electrical and fire detection codes.
- Interior surfaces of the original Mother Church have been restored to include plaster, painting, mosaic tile, and ornamental stenciling.
- Exterior scaffolding is nearing completion on the east face of the Mother Church Extension in preparation for restoration of limestone surfaces and roofing elements.