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|Volume 70, Issue 161,
Thursday, August 4, 2005
Portions of Calhoun will close for
two weeks starting Monday
Cougar News Services
Lanes on Calhoun Road between University Drive and
Wheeler Street will close Monday and remain closed until Aug. 19, because
of parking garage construction at Calhoun and University Drive.
The outside and inside lane northbound will be closed.
The center lane will remain open.
One lane in each direction will remain open to traffic.
The following will be closed to traffic:
The inside lane along the median of southbound Calhoun
will close for two weeks.
About five feet of Calhoun on the north side of the
Entrance 2 driveway will close, but traffic access to the College of Optometry
and Campus Recreation and Wellness Center parking lots will remain opened.
The work in the driveway will take no more than five days.
A portion of Entrance 4 will be affected by the demolition
and construction of the new perimeter sidewalk around the parking garage,
and details and a traffic plan will be reviewed in depth with the Traffic
Enforcement department to minimize obstruction.
The sidewalk on the east side of the garage construction
site will be closed to pedestrian traffic. Pedestrians can still cross
along University Drive and walk on the sidewalk on the north of the construction
One lane in both directions will remain open
to traffic, and all closures occur between University Drive and Wheeler.
The remainder of Calhoun will remain unaffected during the two weeks. The
road will be open again for the first day of the fall semester, Aug. 22.
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