Master Calendar: Happenings and events at the University of Georgia

Advisories

Construction advisory:  Visitors Center (Four Towers) parking lot expansion (Ongoing)

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When: January 12, 2015 - March 6, 2015.

Details: A project to expand the parking lot at the UGA Visitors Center will be underway in the traffic circle area directly in front of the Four Towers Building. Traffic will be able to enter the parking lot from either end, but through traffic from College Station Road to River Road will be prohibited during the construction.

Construction advisory:  East Campus Road lane closure at Sanford Stadium (Ongoing)

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When: March 9, 2015 - March 13, 2015.

Details: One southbound lane of East Campus Road adjacent to Sanford Stadium will be closed from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday, March 9 - 13, so that Verizon Wireless may access Sanford Stadium for work to upgrade its digital systems there. Traffic will be directed by flaggers and police officers as necessary. It is suggested that southbound traffic use an alternate route.

Advisory:  Bulldog Bucks out-of-service during upgrade (Ongoing)

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When: March 9, 2015 - March 13, 2015.

Details: The Bulldog Bucks system will be unavailable for use at merchant terminals during a system upgrade to be performed the week of Spring Break, March 9-13. For questions or concerns, please contact the Bulldog Bucks office at 706-542-8257.

Construction advisory:  Correll Hall (Ongoing)

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When: December 19, 2013 - May 31, 2015.

Details: Construction is underway on the $35 million, 75,000 sq. ft. Correll Hall, the first phase of the Terry College Business Learning Community. The building will house graduate programs, college administration, classrooms and an innovation lab. The site is bounded by Lumpkin, Baxter and Hull Streets. Pedestrian and vehicular traffic disruptions may occur occasionally at the construction site entrances from both Hull and Lumpkin Streets.

Construction advisory:  Whitehall Road-Milledge Avenue intersection (Ongoing)

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When: March 9, 2015 - July 31, 2015.

Details: A contractor for Athens-Clarke County will realign Whitehall Road south of its intersection with South Milledge Avenue to improve sight lines and safety. The road will remain open during utilities relocation and right-of-way clearance, which begins March 9. During the actual construction, Whitehall Road from South Milledge Avenue to the Oconee County line will be closed May 11 - July 31. This is adjacent to UGA's Whitehall Forest and Livestock Instructional Arena. Motorists will be detoured through downtown Watkinsville via Ga. 15, U.S. 441 and Loop 10.

Construction advisory: Science Learning Center (Ongoing)

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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: College Station Road - North Oconee River bridges replacement (Ongoing)

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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.