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TCAT Collegetown Service Suspended Until Further Notice

REVISED: Collegetown Detours Effective Until Further Notice

Due to heavy traffic volume and construction delays, TCAT Routes 10, 30, 32, and 51 in both directions are using Stewart Ave. until further notice.

The bus stop at College @ Mitchell is closed. The Schwartz Performing Arts Center and Anabel Taylor Hall stops are relocated to Sage Hall. The Stella's and Carpenter Hall stops are relocated to Statler Hall.

However, the Schwartz Performing Arts Center and Anabel Taylor Hall bus stops are continuing to serve Routes 41, 70, 72 and 92.

TCAT apologizes for any inconvenience.


For detour information and updates, visit http://www.tcatbus.com.

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Commencement Weekend 2016 - Road and Parking Lot Closures

ROAD CLOSURES

Saturday, May 28, 2016

8:00 a.m. – 1:30 p.m., closed to ALL traffic
- Campus Rd from Hoy Rd to Bartels Hall
- Garden Ave from Campus Rd to Tower Rd
- Bartels Hall to Wing Drive, closed to ALL traffic, except buses

Sunday, May 29, 2016

8:00 – 11:00 a.m.
- Campus Rd from West Ave to College Ave, eastbound lane only

8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
- Campus Rd between College Ave and Tower Rd
- Hoy Rd between Rt 366 and Campus Rd
- Garden Ave between Campus Rd and Tower Rd

ONLY BUSES ALLOWED (8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.)
- East Ave
- Wing Dr between Campus Rd and Tower Rd
- Judd Falls Rd between Tower Rd and Rte. 366
- Tower Rd between East Ave and Judd Falls Rd
- Campus Rd between Tower Rd and Crescent Lot

PARKING LOT CLOSURES

Thursday, May 26, 2016
- Crescent Lot – closed from 5:00 – 9:00 p.m.

Friday, May 27, 2016
The following will close at time(s) noted below, with any remaining vehicles towed.
- Sage Hall Parking Lot – closed from 5:00 p.m. – 6:00 a.m., Sun May 29
- Crescent Lot – closed from 9:00 p.m. – approximately 4:00 p.m., Sun May 29

Saturday, May 28, 2016

The following will close at 1:00 a.m., with any remaining vehicles towed.
- Hoy Road Parking Garage (except for yellow mobility-impaired permit holders) – closed until 1:30 p.m., Sat, May 28
- TRB Lot (except for blue mobility-impaired permit holders) – closed until 1:30 p.m., Sat, May 28
- Barton Hall east end parking spaces – closed until approximately 4:00 p.m., Sun May 29

Sunday, May 29, 2016

The following will close at 1:00 a.m., with any remaining vehicles towed. Lots will reopen at approximately 4:00 p.m. Sunday unless noted below.

- Hoy Road Parking Garage (except for yellow mobility-impaired permit holders) – closed until 2:00 p.m. Sun May 29
- TRB Lot (except for blue mobility-impaired permit holders) – closed until 4:00 p.m., Sun, May 29
- Day Hall parking lot and loading dock lot – closed until 4:00 p.m. Sun May 29

Please contact John Durbin at Transportation Services at 255-9877 or the Cornell Commencement office at 255-9541 commencement@cornell.edu, if you have any questions or concerns.

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Annual Campus-Wide Steam Shutdown, May 31 – June 2 2016

The annual campus-wide steam shutdown allows essential maintenance work to be performed on the steam distribution system and at the Central Heating Plant. This year the steam will be turned off beginning at 5 a.m. Tuesday, May 31. Steam will begin to be restored to buildings at 5 p.m. Thursday, June 2. Some buildings may not have full steam pressure, heat, and domestic hot water until after midnight on June 3.

Anyone who anticipates any problems, has questions, or needs an official shutdown notice should call the Facilities Customer Service Center at (607) 255-5322.

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Cascadilla Gorge Trail Reopening May 6

Cascadilla Gorge Trail between Linn Street and College Avenue is now open for the season. 

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