Construction advisory: block of Jackson Street closed downtown (Ongoing)
When: July 16, 2014 - July 30, 2014.
Details: Athens-Clarke County will close the block of Jackson Street downtown between Broad and Clayton Streets for construction.
Construction advisory: New Bolton Dining Commons (Ongoing)
When: March 11, 2013 - July 31, 2014.
Details: Construction is nearing completion on the new Bolton Dining Commons on Baxter at Lumpkin Streets, to replace the current Bolton Dining Hall. Intermittent lane closures on the adjacent streets may be necessary from time to time. The pedestrian bridge over Tanyard Creek at the site is closed during construction, as are sidewalks adjacent to the site along Baxter and Lumpkin Streets. Pedestrians should follow signage and use crosswalks to move to the opposite sides of Lumpkin and Baxter Streets away from the construction site. The facility is to be open for the beginning of Fall Semester, and a dedication ceremony is set for Sept. 4.
Construction advisory: Herty Field turf renovation (Ongoing)
When: June 15, 2014 - August 1, 2014.
Details: Because of heavy use, the turf at Herty Field sustains compaction and wear. This renovation project will remove a portion of compacted soils, construct a subsurface drainage system, and install an engineered soil mixture before the entire field is re-sodded. The turf portion of Herty Field will be closed to the public June 15 to Aug. 1 for three weeks of construction activity followed by an undisturbed grow-in period for the turf.
Construction advisory: Jackson at Baldwin Streets (Ongoing)
When: July 28, 2014 - August 1, 2014.
Details: Construction by the Athens-Clarke County Streets and Drainage Division will close the right turn lane of Jackson Street approaching Baldwin Street the week of July 28 - Aug. 1. Two lanes will remain open, one in each direction.
Construction advisory: Stegeman Coliseum (Ongoing)
When: April 14, 2014 - August 7, 2014.
Details: Work to retrofit the glass panel installation at Stegeman Coliseum and ultimately to remove the scaffolding will be underway April 14 through Aug. 7. There will be intermittent lane and sidewalk closures on Carlton and Smith Streets on either side of Stegeman Coliseum between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. Mondays through Fridays. Some access points along the perimeter of Stegeman Coliseum will be closed temporarily at times. Appropriate signage and personnel will be provided to direct pedestrian and vehicular traffic as necessary.
Construction advisory: Hull Street Closure (Ongoing)
Where: Portion of Hull Street immediately adjacent to the Correll Hall construction site
When: June 30, 2014 - August 8, 2014.
Details: The portion of Hull Street immediately adjacent to the Correll Hall construction site will be closed from approximately June 30 through Aug. 8. The closure will allow for utility and infrastructure work that will serve Correll Hall, which is the first phase of the Terry College Business Learning Community. Vehicle and pedestrian access to the Hull Street parking deck will be maintained.
Advisory: Campus Transit intersession bus schedule (Ongoing)
When: August 1, 2014 - August 12, 2014.
Details: Campus Transit will continue operating all bus routes on the Summer Semester schedule during the intersession period Aug. 1-12, rather than reducing routes to an intersession level as has traditionally been the practice. Full service for Fall Semester begins Aug. 13. For full information on Campus Transit routes see www.transit.uga.edu.
Construction advisory: Science Learning Center site preparation (Ongoing)
When: May 19, 2014 - August 25, 2014.
Details: Preparatory work for construction of the Science Learning Center is underway, including relocation of the entry drive off Carlton Street, new electrical and stormwater infrastructure, and demolition of greenhouses on the site. The area is enclosed in a construction fence for the duration of the SLC project, which is scheduled to be completed by July 31, 2016. The site is bounded by Carlton Street, D.W. Brooks Mall, Pharmacy South, and the McPhaul Center parking lot.
Construction advisory: Veterinary Medical Learning Center (Ongoing)
When: March 11, 2013 - January 31, 2015.
Details: Construction is underway on the $75 million, 200,000 sq. ft. project on a 100-acre site on College Station Road at Barnett Shoals Road. The facility will include a Lameness Center, large lecture hall and instructional spaces for veterinary students, offices for clinical faculty and staff, and outdoor spaces for animals. Minimal disruptions for traffic and pedestrians are expected due to the location of this project site.
Construction advisory: Foley Baseball Stadium renovations and adjacent road closures (Ongoing)
When: June 2, 2014 - January 31, 2015.
Details: Renovation of Foley Baseball Stadium will require road and sidewalk closures on adjacent Rutherford Street and Pinecrest Drive at various times during the project. East Rutherford Street adjacent to Foley Field will be closed to all traffic June through August 2014. One lane of East Rutherford Street will open and the lane closest to the stadium will be closed September through October 2014. Sidewalks on both Rutherford and Pinecrest adjacent to the stadium will be closed throughout the construction period through January 2015.
Construction advisory: Correll Hall (Ongoing)
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: Science Learning Center (Ongoing)
When: August 26, 2014 - July 31, 2016.
Details: Construction will be underway on the $48 million, 122,500 sq. ft. Science Learning Center from August 2014 through July 2016. The site is bounded by Carlton Street, D.W. Brooks Mall, 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.