Advisory: Biosafety emergency response training (Ongoing)
When: January 26, 2015 - January 29, 2015.
Details: The Office of Biosafety will conduct annual emergency response training at the Animal Health Research Center Jan. 26-29. At any time during this training, fire trucks, police vehicles and ambulances participating in the drill may be parked outside the AHRC. This is only a training exercise and the public should not be alarmed when they see this activity.
Construction advisory: Veterinary Medical Center (Ongoing)
When: March 11, 2013 - January 31, 2015.
Details: Construction is nearing completion on the $97 million, 302,000 sq. ft. project on a 115-acre site on College Station Road at Barnett Shoals Road. The facility includes a Lameness Center, large lecture hall and instructional spaces for veterinary students, offices for clinical faculty and staff, and outdoor spaces for animals. A dedication ceremony is planned for February 13, 2015 at 2 p.m.
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. One lane of East Rutherford Street will be open and the lane closest to the stadium will be closed through January 14, 2015. Sidewalks on both Rutherford and Pinecrest adjacent to the stadium will be closed throughout the construction period through January 2015.
Construction advisory: South precinct chilled water and steam line (Ongoing)
When: December 20, 2014 - February 16, 2015.
Details: The service drive area behind Snelling Dining Hall and the McPhaul Child Development Lab will be closed Dec. 20 through Feb. 16 for this project. Rock drilling and chipping is involved, so expect some noise disruption.
Construction advisory: Visitors Center (Four Towers) parking lot expansion (Ongoing)
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: 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 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.