Advisory: AthHalf Half Marathon Road Closures (Ongoing)
When: October 25, 2015 8:15 am - October 25, 2015 11:30 am.
Details: The AthHalf Half Marathon will take place in downtown Athens and on the UGA campus. There will be various campus road closures from 8:15-11:30 a.m.
Construction Advisory: D.W. Brooks Mall Gateway Closure (Ongoing)
When: November 8, 2015 - November 9, 2015.
Details: The removal of the tower crane at the Science Learning Center construction site will require fencing off the entrance to D.W. Brooks Mall at Carlton Street. The crane will be brought down in large sections and then dismantled on the ground which requires the entire area of Brooks Mall adjacent to the construction site to be blocked off the entire time the crane is being removed. It is anticipated that the majority of the overhead work and flying of loads will be conducted on Nov. 8. Pedestrian access to Miller Plant Sciences Building will be maintained through the first floor, at the Carlton Street level.
Construction advisory: Science Learning Center (Ongoing)
When: August 26, 2014 - July 31, 2016.
Details: Construction is underway on the $44.7 million, 122,500 sq. ft. Science Learning Center from August 2014 through July 2016. The site is at the southwest corner of D. W. Brooks Mall, bounded by Carlton Street, Pharmacy South, and the McPhaul Center parking lot. The facility will encompass 33 instructional labs, two 280-seat lecture halls and two 72-seat classrooms.
Construction advisory: Baldwin Hall expansion, renovation (Ongoing)
When: July 29, 2015 - October 24, 2016.
Details: Construction of a 10,800-square-foot Baldwin Hall Annex and renovations to the existing building currently are underway. The new annex will provide the school with technology-enabled active learning classrooms; space for graduate teaching assistants to hold office hours with undergraduate students; and common areas for faculty, staff, students and alumni to convene for academic discussions, presentations and events. The existing building will be renovated to provide academic departments with modern instructional facilities, greater accessibility for individuals with disabilities and a more efficient mechanical system.
Construction advisory: College Station Road - North Oconee River bridges replacement (Ongoing)
When: September 1, 2014 - October 31, 2016.
Details: The Georgia Department of Transportation is replacing the College Station Road bridges over the North Oconee River from September 2014 through October 2016, building new structures to include two lanes in each direction with bike lanes and sidewalks. A new bridge will be constructed north of the original bridges, and then through a series of traffic shifts, the existing bridges will be replaced. Two lanes will remain open in each direction during peak hours throughout the project. Lane closures are possible 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. daily and during overnight hours.