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.
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.