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Commencement Weekend 2017 - Road and Parking Lot Closures

ROAD CLOSURES

Saturday, May 27, 2017

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

1:30 p.m. – 2:15 p.m.
-Campus Rd from Garden Ave to Bartels lot

Sunday, May 28, 2017

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 25, 2017
- Crescent Lot – closed from 5:00 – 9:00 p.m.

Friday, May 26, 2017
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 28
- Crescent Lot – closed from 9:00 p.m. – approximately 4:00 p.m., Sun May 28

Saturday, May 27, 2017

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 27
- TRB Lot (except for blue mobility-impaired permit holders) – closed until 1:30 p.m., Sat, May 27
- Barton Hall east end parking spaces – closed until approximately 4:00 p.m., Sun May 28

Sunday, May 28, 2017

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 28
- TRB Lot (except for blue mobility-impaired permit holders) – closed until 4:00 p.m., Sun, May 28
- Day Hall parking lot and loading dock lot – closed until 4:00 p.m. Sun May 28

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 30 - June 2 2017

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 30. Steam will begin to be restored to buildings at 5 p.m. Thursday, June 1. Some buildings may not have full steam pressure, heat, and domestic hot water until after midnight on June 2.

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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Vet Research Tower Bus Stop to close Fri., April 14

Due to construction, TCAT will not be able to access Cornell University's Vet Research Tower bus stop on Tower Road effective Friday, April 14, through Saturday, August 19, 2017.

-- Route 82 Inbound: Vet School bus stop to be relocated to "Vet Medical Center" on Campus Road.
-- Routes 51 & 92 Inbound: Vet School bus stop to be relocated to "Dairy Bar Across the Street" stop on Tower Road.
-- Routes 20, 21, 36, 65, and 67 Outbound: Vet School bus stop to be relocated to "Vet Medical Center" stop on Campus Road.
-- Route 37 Outbound and Inbound: Vet School bus stop to be relocated to "Boyce Thompson Institute" stop on Tower Road.

A map of the Vet Medical Center bus stop location can be found at https://ipp.cornell.edu/content/bus-services-and-passes. For route, schedule, and detour information, visit www.tcatbus.com.

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