Advisory: Potential disruptions in telephone service (Ongoing)
When: May 30, 2015 12:00 am - May 30, 2015 7:00 am.
Details: The UGA telephone system on the Athens campus may experience potential disruptions during network service maintenance during the early morning of Saturday, May 30 from midnight to 7 a.m. EDT. To contact UGA Police during any outage, use a cell phone to dial 911. The maintenance also has potential to disrupt access both on- and off-campus to UGA-provided services such as UGAMail, Internet access, UGA websites, the University's Central Authentication Service, wireless networks, VPN connections and other such services from midnight to 7 a.m. Further information at www.status.uga.edu.
Construction advisory: Correll Hall (Ongoing)
When: December 19, 2013 - May 31, 2015.
Details: Construction is nearing completion 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. A dedication ceremony is scheduled for Sept. 18.
Construction advisory: East Green Street sewer line installation (Ongoing)
When: May 26, 2015 - June 25, 2015.
Details: A contractor will install a sanitary sewer line beginning at D.W. Brooks Mall and continuing along East Green Street, crossing the driveways to Miller Plant Sciences and Environmental Health Science, and ending in the Forestry 3 parking lot. Steel plates will cover openings and the area will remain accessible to traffic during daytime, with most of the work scheduled at night and on weekends.
Construction advisory: Whitehall Road closed south of Milledge Avenue (Ongoing)
When: March 9, 2015 - July 31, 2015.
Details: A contractor for Athens-Clarke County is realigning Whitehall Road south of its intersection with South Milledge Avenue to improve sight lines and safety. This is adjacent to UGA's Whitehall Forest and Livestock Instructional Arena. The road is closed to all traffic from Milledge Avenue to the Oconee County line through approximately July 31. Motorists are being detoured through downtown Watkinsville via Loop 10, U.S. 441 and Ga. 15.
Construction advisory: Russell/Brumby chilled water extension project (Ongoing)
Where: Sections of Baxter and Finley Streets closed at times.
When: May 11, 2015 - August 4, 2015.
Details: Portions of Baxter and Finley Streets will be closed to through traffic at times during the extension of chilled water lines from the District Energy Plant on Newton Street to serve Russell and Brumby Halls. The project will cross Baxter Street, resulting in its closure at the Newton/Cloverhurst intersection, from approximately May 11 through June 16. The project will cross Finley Street, resulting in its closure between Baxter St. and Cloverhurst Ave., from approximately July 4 through July 28.
Construction advisory: Preservation work on the UGA Arch (Ongoing)
When: May 19, 2015 - August 14, 2015.
Details: The iconic UGA Arch at the entrance to North Campus will undergo a preservation process through the summer. In addition, a new pathway will be created to the right (west) of the Arch for easier access. During the work, which will involve cleaning, painting, repair of certain parts and a corrosion treatment, the area will be enclosed in a construction fence. Pedestrians will be able to walk around the worksite to the left (east) side of the Arch.
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: 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.