The first public elevator
was installed in 1906 to provide access to the top of the pedestal.
And I felt compelled to do this performance piece in which I wrapped myself in a serape with rope and some friends of mine placed me in a public elevator
in downtown Los Angeles for 24 hours.
The same goes for the more easily overlooked public elevator
system in Valparaiso, Chile, and a state prison in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania - this according to the New York-based World Monuments Fund, which has just released its first annual compilation of the world's one hundred most imperiled historical sites.
In addition to bathroom attendants, Perez decreed that every public elevator
have an operator.
The tower includes 61 private rooms with 59 additional private rooms shelled for future use and a separate public elevator
and corridor system to ensure patient privacy.
A cantilevered circulation spine that links all clinics to the staff and service elevator core on the west and the public elevator
core to the east.
A listening/viewing area for featured audiovisuals -- An expanded teen area with video production equipment -- A coffee bar which will also carry CLP merchandise such as its Remember Pittsburgh Collection and used books -- An outdoor reading deck and courtyard created from previously unused space -- A new ADA-compliant public elevator
and ADA-compliant public restrooms -- A comprehensive signage and electronic information display system -- Centralized customer services stations
The building does not have a public elevator
or accessible restrooms.
Housekeeping municipal markets, public elevators
, administrative offices, associations and academic and private buildings.
The negative effects are the same ones experienced during any renovation project, such as construction noise disturbing other tenants and customers, dealing with dust caused from construction, responding to contractors accidentally setting off fire alarms, determining contractor parking, coordinating after hours access, reviewing security needs, temporarily re-routing store entrances, locating area for material storage, handling contractor problems like using public elevators
and restrooms, etc.
The building design features separate Emergency Room and main entrance drop-offs as well as separate patient and public elevators
, which, combined with single-patient rooms and more consultation offices, will enhance patient privacy.
Not surprisingly, the tenant never transported freight on the public elevators