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Judd Falls Rd reduced to one lane of alternating traffic Sept 22 – Oct 1

Judd Falls Road will be reduced to one lane of alternating traffic between Tower Road and Campus Road beginning on Monday, September 22 through Wednesday, October 1, 6 am -5 pm, to complete utility work for both the Stocking Hall and Campus Road Substation projects.

Access to all parking lots in the area will be maintained as well as pedestrian access around the site.

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City to close Wait Ave between Thurston Ave and Triphammer Rd Sept 22 - 23

The City of Ithaca Water and Sewer Division will be closing Wait Avenue between Thurston Avenue and Triphammer Road on Monday, September 22 through Tuesday, September 23, 7 am – 3 pm, to install water line service for life safety sprinkler system at 307 Thurston Avenue.

- Access to Balch Hall will be maintained from Thurston Avenue.
- Access to 307 Wait Avenue will be maintained using Sission Place to parking lot by Clara Dickson Hall.

Barricades and detour signs will be posted to assist with traffic.

TCAT Bus Routes will detour from Triphammer Road turning right onto Wait Avenue, left onto Wyckoff Avenue, left onto Thurston Avenue, and reverse the route back to Triphammer Road.

Call 277-RIDE (7433) for more information about TCAT bus routes and schedules.

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Crime Alert: Burglary - 104 Mary Anne Wood Drive September 17, 2014

The Cornell University Police are investigating a reported burglary that occurred at 104 Mary Anne Wood Drive at approximately 5:05 a.m. today, Wednesday, Sept. 17.

The male victim told police that while he was asleep in his room, he was awoken by the sound of his door opening. When he looked up, he reportedly saw a male subject going through his wallet, who then immediately fled the scene with an undisclosed amount of cash. He reported the crime to the Cornell Police at 5:20 am. At this time, police are on scene and investigating two additional burglary reports at the same location.

The victim describes the perpetrator as a black male in his early 20s, approximately 5-feet, 10-inches tall, weighing about 200 pounds, unshaven with black curly hair and a gray sweatshirt.

The police investigation is continuing. Anyone with information related to this event should contact Cornell University Police at (607) 255-1111.

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Section of Tower Rd closed between Campus Rd and Rt.366 – Sat., Sept. 20

The section of Tower Road between Campus Road and Rt.366 will be closed Saturday, September 20th from 6:00am – 8:00pm to install a new storm sewer drain line.

Detour signs will be posted to re-direct traffic to Caldwell Road or Judd Falls Road.

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Section of sidewalk CLOSED on Campus Rd between College Avenue and entrance of Anabel Taylor parking lot - Sept. 16 and Sept. 17

A section of sidewalk on Campus Road between Campus Rd between College Avenue and entrance of Anabel Taylor parking lot will be closed Tuesday, September 16 and Wednesday, September 17 to repave the sidewalk. Access to the parking at Anabel Taylor will be maintained.

Barricade and signs will be posted to assist with pedestrian traffic.

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Teaching and Research Barns (TRB) parking lot closed Friday, September 12 - Friday, September 19

The Teaching and Research Barns parking lot (TRB), located at the corner of Campus Road and Tower Road, will be closed from Friday, September 12 through Friday, September 19 for water and sewage line work. The lot will be inaccessible during that time.

Alternate parking is available in the O and SC parking areas located on the eastern end of Campus Road, and in the Vet College B Lot.

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Hoy Road Parking Garage Opens August 22

The Hoy Road parking garage will reopen on Friday, August 22. Some spaces may remain blocked for contractor storage and access for repairs; please be alert and comply with all instructions and signage.

North stairwell replacement will begin September 2, closing the stairwell and adjacent parking spaces on each level. These renovations should complete in early October.

New Parking Restrictions:

Starting Monday, August 25, the entire Hoy Road garage will be restricted to permit-only parking:
· G and Central parking permits.
· Visitor and Guest of Admissions parking permits.

The Hoy South lot (adjacent to the garage) is available for short-term, paid parking using Parkmobile. There will be no metered parking at this location until the meter is moved to the Hoy South lot.

The Bartels metered parking lot will return to meter and Parkmobile payment-restricted parking; The Friedman lot (behind the wrestling center) will be restricted to visitor permit and Parkmobile payment parking. Please alert your visitors and guests to these restrictions.

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Section of Campus Road reduced to one lane August 5 - October 1

A section of the south-bound lane of Campus Road between Judd Falls Road and Tower Road will be reduced to one lane from Thursday, August 5 through Wednesday, October 1, 7 a.m. - 3:30 p.m., to install a new storm sewer line.

Signs and flaggers will be in place to assist with traffic.

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Traffic Control Gates Installed on East Ave

The Klarman Hall construction project necessitated the closing of the southbound lane of East Avenue until Spring of 2015. The northbound lane of East Avenue is designated for use by buses, bicycles and emergency vehicles only. All other through traffic has been detoured using West Ave.

To stop general traffic from traveling through the limited access portion of East Avenue, traffic control gates have been installed at both ends of the lane. Only bicycles, emergency vehicles, and vehicles equipped with a transponder to raise the gate will be able to travel the roadway.

If you have any questions regarding the traffic-control gates, please contact Transportation Services at transportation@cornell.edu.

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East Avenue Road Closure - Klarman Hall Project - January 8, 2014 until April 19, 2015

The construction of Klarman Hall will necessitate the closing of the southbound lane of East Avenue to all traffic from January 8, 2014 until April 19, 2015. The northbound lane of East Avenue will be available for buses, bicycles, and emergency vehicles only, with traffic alternating southbound and northbound. All other through traffic will be detoured using West Avenue (see diagrams below).

Access will be maintained to Lincoln Hall from the north and to the AD White House from the south. Project flag persons will monitor the detour points at the start of the lane closure to assist in the transition to the new traffic patterns. Cornell Police will enforce the bus- and bike-only traffic rule on the restricted portion of East Avenue.

If you have questions about the Klarman Hall project contact Gary Wilhelm at 607 254-8022 or visit the website at http://as.cornell.edu/klarman-hall/.

Traffic related questions should be directed to Transportation Services at transportation@cornell.edu.

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