Welch Road Utilities PROJECT NEWS

  • Blake Wilbur Drive Pedestrian Detour – Update

    August 22, 2012

    As a result of employee feedback regarding the pedestrian detour on Blake Wilbur Drive, we have enlisted additional resources to better facilitate the flow of pedestrian traffic between North Pasteur Drive and Blake Wilbur Clinic during construction. Beginning this morning, August 22, a temporary pedestrian bypass route will be open to allow pedestrian traffic through […]

  • New Marguerite stops

    March 01, 2012

    Updated map of NEW Marguerite stops around the medical center campus due to construction. All routes in effect as of March 1, 2012.

  • Stanford Hospital & Clinics and Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital Implement Free Caltrain GO Pass for Employees

    November 28, 2011

    Move will help facilitate access to Hospitals and ease commute Stanford, Calif. — (November 28th, 2011) — Beginning in January 2012, employees of Stanford Hospital & Clinics and Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital will be able to use Caltrain free of charge as the hospitals provide Caltrain GO Passes to all eligible staff. The decision to […]

  • Launch of the Stanford University Medical Center Renewal Project Begins with Welch Road Utility Improvements

    October 12, 2011

    First Step to Renew and Expand Medical Center Facilities Includes Significant Traffic Pattern Changes Stanford, Calif. — (October 12, 2011) — The Stanford University Medical Center Renewal Project, which includes expanding Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital, building a new Stanford Hospital, modernizing Hoover Pavilion—the original Palo Alto Hospital—and replacing School of Medicine laboratories, moves into full […]

  • Hospital projects to get underway on the Peninsula

    August 12, 2011

    By Chris Rauber — San Francisco Business Times Two huge related hospital construction projects at Stanford University and a $210 million Sutter Health clinic project in San Carlos are poised to begin this month or next, if last-minute permits at Stanford come through as expected. The Stanford projects are the first steps of $3.5 billion […]

  • Ready for renewal

    July 20, 2011

    Medical Center prepares for modernization Stanford Medicine—Summer 2011 Newsletter With the Palo Alto City Council’s unanimous approval now in hand, Stanford University Medical Center is laying the groundwork for its much-anticipated $3 billion Renewal Project, which will bring new state-of-the-art patient care and research facilities to the community. After a four-year process, the council gave […]

  • Stanford Hospital project wins final approval

    July 11, 2011

    Palo Alto grants $5 billion hospital expansion green light after Stanford reaches agreement with day care center By Gennady Sheyner — Palo Alto Weekly, After an unexpected last-minute delay, Stanford University Medical Center’s bid to dramatically expand its hospital facilities surged past the finish line Monday night when the Palo Alto City Council gave the […]