Workers using a crane lifted and moved the 4,500-pound safe from the City Clerk’s office at 1259 Hancock St. (first floor of the Monroe Building) to the clerk’s new office on the second floor of the glass annex building of City Hall, 1305 Hancock St. The new City Clerk’s office will be open as of Monday, Aug. 24. Among those looking on during the Tuesday morning move is City Clerk Joseph Shea (left).
Using a crane, workers lift and guide the 4,500-pound City Hall safe through a second story-window of the glass annex building of City Hall, 1305 Hancock St., Tuesday morning. The safe will be located in the new office of the City Clerk that is relocating from the first floor of the Monroe Building to the second floor of the glass annex building. The City Clerk’s office will be open at its new location on Monday. Quincy Sun Photos/Robert Bosworth