Beginning Monday (10/5) early morning and continuing through 2025, Upham Drive will be closed for infrastructure work that will support future construction of the new Inpatient Hospital. During this phase, the southwest entry of Harding Hospital will be closed in favor of entry on the east side (ADA accessible), and signage will detour pedestrians. Additional impacts will be posted throughout construction as warranted.
On Wednesday (9/23), from early morning through early afternoon, College Road at Annie & John Glenn Avenue will experience a slight lane restriction to accommodate utility work. Traffic will be maintained with the assistance of traffic control officials.
UPDATE Sep 22 - On September 29 and October 3, 10, 25, and 31, beginning early morning through late afternoon, parking and sidewalks around Converse Hall will be closed to accommodate crane lifts to upgrade the Converse Hall HVAC systems. Access to the building will be maintained. Signage will detour pedestrians around the work zones. Pedestrians are urged to exercise additional caution.
On four Tuesdays (9/29, 10/13, 10/27, 11/10), Millikin Road north of Annie and John Glenn Ave. will be reduced to one lane for crane lifts to facilitate McCracken roof replacement. Two-way traffic will be maintained in one lane with the assistance of traffic control personnel. Signage will detour pedestrians to the east sidewalk. Access to Baker Systems Engineering loading dock and available ADA parking will be maintained.
UPDATE Sep 22 - Field conditions have necessitated closing 11th Avenue again on Thursday (9/24) through Monday (9/28). Eleventh Avenue and the north sidewalk east of Neil Avenue will be closed to accommodate utility work. The 11th Avenue Garage will remain accessible from the east. Signage will detour pedestrians around the site. The ADA detour is on Worthington Street.
Beginning Friday (9/25) early morning and continuing through Saturday (10/31) late afternoon, Carmack Road just west of Kenny Road will experience lane restrictions to accommodate utility work. Two-way traffic will be maintained. In two phases, work will close the westbound lanes (approximately 3 weeks) and then the eastbound lanes (approximately 2 weeks). Traffic delays may occur, so motorists should plan accordingly.
UPDATE Sep 2 - This project has been extended through Friday (9/18) because of recent weather. Fred Taylor Drive will undergo improvements to the sidewalks and roadway as part of its routine maintenance and repair program. Work will begin on the outside lanes to make spot repairs to curbs, sidewalks, and ramps. Traffic and CABS routes will be maintained in both directions but may experience rolling lane closures and/or lane restrictions.
Beginning August 31 through early March 2021, the area between Postle Hall and Hamilton Hall will undergo utilities upgrades to support the Health Sciences construction project. Signage will detour pedestrians around the various area construction projects.
Beginning Monday (8/24) early morning through mid January, crews will replace the roof at Pressey Hall, causing occasional impacts to traffic and pedestrians. Loading dock access east of Pressey will be maintained.
Beginning Friday (8/21) early morning through August, the Sisson Lot will undergo utilities construction in two phases. Phase 1 will close a section of the north lot, with access being maintained to the east lot via the drive lane. Phase 2 will shift to the south and will close the drive lane, with access being maintained to the east lot through the north lot.