New York City Barneys New York getting ready to begin a $1.5 million remodel of its San Francisco store, a contentious project that is being driven by the need to relocate utilities for the $1.6 billion Central Subway project, according to San Francisco Business Times. The project, which will break ground on June 7, will be built by the Weitz Co.
The 60,000-sq.-ft. Barneys is located at 77 O’Farrell St., in the Union Square area. Of the 3,500 sq. ft. affected on the occupied lower level, 1,100 sq. ft. will be turned over to the City of San Francisco to accommodate relocation of utilities for the Central Subway project. The remaining space will be renovate