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The suspension bridge over Fall Creek and the staircase on south end to University Avenue will be closed beginning Monday, June 10 through Monday, July 8 to complete work for the Bridge Means Restriction project.
Signs will be in place to redirect pedestrians to use Thurston Ave bridge as detour at each end.
The Cornell Commencement Committee has issued a list of special changes to roads and parking lots in order to accommodate numerous activities scheduled for Commencement weekend. We appreciate everyone's cooperation in helping to make the weekend safe for the thousands of visitors on campus for Commencement.
Friday, May 24, 2013
The following will close at time(s) noted below, with any remaining vehicles towed.
-Sage Hall Parking Lot - closing at 5:00 p.m. Friday, 5/24/13 (a tent will be put up at 5 pm) until 6:00 a.m. Sunday morning, 5/26/13
-ILR Parking Lot - closing at 5:00 p.m. Friday, 5/24/13 until Tuesday morning, 5/28/13
-Crescent Lot - closing at 5:00 p.m. Friday, 5/24/13 (facility crews will start setting up gates at 5 pm) until approximately 4:00 p.m. Sunday, 5/26/13)
Saturday, May 25, 2013
The following will close at 1:00 a.m. Saturday morning, 5/25/13 with any remaining vehicles towed.
-Parking Garage (except for mobility-impaired permit holders) - closed until 2:00 p.m. Saturday, 5/25/13
-Barton Hall East End Parking Spaces - closed until approximately 4:00 p.m. Sunday, 5/26/13
-Campus Road - closed 10:00 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. from Hoy Rd. to Wing Drive, to ALL traffic, except buses, for the Convocation event at the stadium.
-Garden Ave. - closed 10:00 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. from Campus Rd. to Tower Rd. to ALL traffic, except buses, for the Convocation event at the stadium.
Sunday, May 26, 2013
The following will close at 1:00 a.m. Sunday morning, 5/26/13 with any remaining vehicles towed. Lots will reopen at approximately 4:00 p.m. Sunday unless noted below.
-Parking Garage (except for Yellow mobility-impaired permit holders) - closed until 2:00 p.m. Sunday, 5/26/13
-Day Hall parking lot and loading dock lot - closed until 4:00 p.m. Sunday
-TRB Lot on Campus Rd. (except for Blue mobility-impaired permit holders) - closed until 4:00 p.m. Sunday
Road Closures: 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
-Campus Road from West Avenue to College Avenue, eastbound lane only (8 to 11 a.m.)
-Campus Road between College Avenue and Bartels Hall Lot
-Campus Road between Crescent Lot and B Lot, buses only
-East Avenue, from Campus Rd to Tower Rd.
-East Avenue, from Tower Rd. to Univ. Ave. buses only
-Hoy Road between Rt 366 and Campus Rd
-Garden Avenue between Campus Road and Tower Road, buses only
-Wing Drive between Campus Road and Tower Road, buses only
-Judd Falls Road between Tower Road and Rte. 366, buses only
-Tower Road between East Avenue and Judd Falls Road, buses only
Please contact the Cornell Commencement office at 255-9541 or email@example.com, if you have any questions or concerns.
Footbridge on nature trails over Cascadilla Creek behind Rhodes Hall will be closed Monday, May 20 - Friday, May 24 for structural repairs to west bridge abutment steps and landing.
Fencing and signage with notice of "Footbridge Closed" will be posted at south end of trolley bridge, at north end of Oak Ave stairs, at North end of Rhodes stairs, and at east end of trail from Ward Lab. Access to Tennis courts to remain open.
The East Clinton Street Bridge at Six Mile Creek and Prospect Street west of S. Aurora Street will be closed beginning Monday, April 29 through Monday, July 15 to complete work on the East Clinton Street bridge replacement and Prospect Street reconstruction projects.
For detour routes and more information on this project go to http://www.cityofithaca.org/