Master Calendar: Happenings and events at the University of Georgia


Rutherford St. Paving (Ongoing)

When: July 17, 2017 - July 28, 2017.

Details: The Facilities Management Division Grounds Department will require a road closure on Rutherford St. between Smith St. and Pinecrest Dr. from July 17-28 for repaving of the roadway. Access to parking behind Rankin Smith Academic Center and ADA parking along Rutherford St. will be relocated to the Carlton St. Deck through project duration. Pedestrian and vehicle detour signage will be posted to direct traffic around this closure. Call 706-542-7345 with any questions.

Construction advisory: Business Learning Center Phase II (Ongoing)

When: November 2, 2015 - July 31, 2017.

Details: Construction is underway on the 147,600 square-foot Business Learning Center Phase II, which will become the new home for undergraduate students and faculty for the Terry College of Business. The five-story building is scheduled for completion in summer of 2017. The construction site will encompass the area south of Correll Hall to Baxter Street and from Lumpkin Street to Hull Street. Starting Nov. 2, the sidewalk on the east side of Hull Street will be closed and will not reopen until the project is complete. The sidewalk on the west side of Hull Street, across the street from the construction site, will remain open except for a few days to accommodate necessary utilities tie-ins. The Baxter Street sidewalk also will remain open for a few days.

Advisory: North Campus Quad Summer Projects (Ongoing)

When: May 8, 2017 - July 31, 2017.

Details: Three ongoing projects are taking place on the North Campus Quad this summer. Fencing will remain in place through July 27. Chapel Sanitary Sewer Repair: May 8-31. This project is to replace existing sewer line that runs through the quad to an existing man hole next to the Administration Building. Includes repairs to that man hole and another existing man hole in the quad. Phase II of Turf Restoration Project: June 1-30. This project is similar in scope to the phase I project conducted last year. Includes removing the existing turf, adding soil amendments, re-grading and installing new sod. Sod establishment period is July 1-28. Chapel Steam Line Repair: July 1-31. This project is to repair insulation around existing steam line that runs from the Chapel to New College and replacement of affected landscape.

Construction Advisory: Center for Molecular Medicine (Ongoing)

When: June 30, 2016 - August 1, 2017.

Details: The new CMM facility began construction on June 30, 2016 on the southernmost parking lot of the CCRC facility. The building construction will be complete for Fall Semester 2017.

Business Learning Center Phase III Ductbank Work (Ongoing)

When: June 12, 2017 - August 1, 2017.

Details: Construction of an electrical duct bank required for the start of the Business Learning Community Phase 3 project will occur around the exterior of Lipscomb Hall and the District Energy Plant. The area between Tanyard Creek and Lipscomb Hall (north and west of Lipscomb Hall) will be closed to pedestrian traffic while the work is ongoing. The service drive of Lipscomb Hall and the adjacent sidewalk will be closed along Baxter St. (both North and South of Baxter St.) intermittently while the work is ongoing. Baxter St. vehicular traffic will be reduced down to a single lane in each direction while the duct bank is crossing Baxter St. The ductbank will end in the landscaped area on the North side of Baxter St. as it ties into the District Energy Plant. All areas will re-open by August 1, 2017.

Herty Drive Road Closures (Ongoing)

When: June 30, 2017 - August 1, 2017.

Details: The Facilities Management Division Maintenance Project Management Department will require road closures on Herty Drive from the Law School to Bocock Circle from June 30 until Aug. 1 for installation of the underground duct bank for the Law Library. Bocock Circle will be closed on June 30 and reopen July 12. There will be pedestrian and vehicle detour signage posted to direct traffic around this closure. Call 706-542-7453 with any questions.

Cedar Street Renovations (Ongoing)

When: June 13, 2017 - August 7, 2017.

Details: The Facilities Management Division Grounds Department will be constructing a new bus stop and plaza improvements along Cedar St. between Chemistry and Lumpkin House. The project seeks to improve pedestrian circulation, drainage, plaza expansion, and bus stop safety. Although two-way traffic will be maintained throughout the project, temporary road closures and flagmen may delay traffic during certain phases of construction. The eastbound bus stop will be temporarily relocated 150 feet west of the current location. The work is scheduled to begin June 13 and be completed by Aug. 7.

College of Pharmacy Renovation (Ongoing)

When: May 8, 2017 - August 10, 2017.

Details: Beginning 5/8/17 and ending 8/10/17, OUA will be renovating the auditorium 120 and part of the 4th floor in the RC Wilson College of Pharmacy building. Spaces impacted will be confined to those two areas as well as the loading dock for the RCW building, as the dumpster will be located there and deliveries for construction will be coming to that location.

Clark Howell Hall Renovation (Ongoing)

When: March 13, 2017 - August 11, 2017.

Details: The Clark Howell Hall Renovation project is underway and will be in construction until August 2017. This project includes the renovation of the existing 33,315 square foot Clark Howell Hall to provide improved life safety, mechanical, plumbing and electrical systems, improved ADA accessibility and updated finishes for students, faculty, and staff. UGA departments within Clark Howell Hall have been temporarily moved. The Career Center is now located in the 1st floor of the Print Building at 210 River Road next to the Performing Arts Center Parking Deck. Please call (706) 542-3375 if you need assistance. The Disability Resource Center is now located in the Business Services Annex at 210 Spring Street across from the Tanner Building. Please call (706) 542-8719 if you need assistance. The University Testing Center and Prometric is now located in the 2nd floor of the Print Building at 210 River Road next to the Performing Arts Center Parking Deck. Please call (706) 542-3183 if you need assistance.

Construction Advisory: Stegeman Coliseum Interior Improvements (Ongoing)

When: May 30, 2017 - September 15, 2017.

Details: Construction of Phase 2 of the Stegeman Coliseum Interior Improvements from the main concourse into the arena seating area will begin on 5/25/17 and extend until 9/15/2017. The Smith Street loading area between Stegeman Coliseum and the Coliseum Training Facility will be used for construction access and deliveries, as will the grass paved area at the corner of Smith Street and Sanford Drive. Smith Street and Sanford Drive will remain open for both pedestrian and vehicular traffic. The main concourse will be open to pedestrians at all times; however, access into the arena seating areas from the concourse will be closed at all times. Those needing access to the Coliseum Club Room must enter from the stairs at the south end of the building. The elevator will remain accessible. Construction work will take place days, nights, and weekends throughout the period.

Russell Hall Renovation (Ongoing)

When: May 22, 2017 - July 31, 2018.

Details: Construction for the Russell Hall Renovation will begin on May 22, 2017. This project includes the renovation of the existing 230,000 square foot Russell Hall to provide significantly improved student learning and living environments, including the Russell Academic Center, through modernization of building systems, ADA accessibility, and updated program spaces, student rooms, and bathrooms. The construction site will encompass the area south of Baxter Street sidewalk to the pedestrian walkway from S. Finley Street to Brumby Hall and from the basketball courts between Russell Hall and Brumby Hall to S. Finley Street sidewalk. Main construction entrance to the site will be from the existing driveway off S. Finley Street. Both Baxter Street and S. Finley sidewalks adjoining the site will remain open during construction. A covered walkway will be provided along a portion of the Baxter Street sidewalk, where the sidewalk is closest to the building. The construction is scheduled to be completed for Fall Semester 2018 occupancy.

Sanford Stadium West End Improvements (Ongoing)

When: April 24, 2017 - August 17, 2018.

Details: The Sanford Stadium West End Improvements project mobilization and some utility construction are anticipated to begin after April 24, 2017 with full project construction planned to start on May 8, 2017. The project includes enhancements to the west end of Sanford Stadium – 120,000 square feet of new and improved space that will include a new locker room for the Bulldogs, room to host and entertain prospects on game day, new plazas for game day fans with new restrooms and concessions. The construction will include utility work near Lumpkin Street on the west side of the Tate Center parking deck and the sidewalk along Lumpkin Street near the Tate Center will be temporarily closed at times. Construction will occur throughout the fall of 2017 and construction will be suspended with temporary facilities at the west end in place for home football games. The project is scheduled to be completed for the fall 2018 football season.