The new pedestrian-cyclist tunnel under Somerset Street is now complete except for waterproofing and filling in the hole above it.
Here are some shots taken from the top edge (Somerset street level) into the hole:
The above picture is looking north; the one below is a steeper angle showing the south portion:
In pictures on previous posts this week, I showed the holes the run through each tunnel segment. A threaded rod was inserted through the holes, from one end of the tunnel to the other, and then the city tightened a nut at each end, tensioning the pieces together. Here is a shot of City staff and contractors waterproofing a join in the rod as they feed it in through the holes:
Crews put one rod through each corner of the tunnel segments. Here is a piece fully put in:
And finally, the shots we have all been waiting for, the view through the tunnel: