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The turning lane south of the Sage Hall bus shelter at the intersection of Campus Road and East Avenue will be closed from 5:30 - 8 am on Tuesday, December 23 and again on Wednesday, December 24, 2014, for utilities work.
Cones and flaggers will be in place for traffic control.
The Cornell Utilities Department will have a helicopter flying over campus the first evening that weather permits between Saturday, December 20 and Tuesday, December 23 from approximately 6:30 to 10:00 PM, to perform an infrared scan of the steam distribution system to look for leaks and poor insulation.
The work will consist of a helicopter flying approximately 500 feet above campus following the steam distribution piping. The flyover will start at least 2 hours after sundown. A utilities representative will be flying in the helicopter with a second representative on the ground.
The flyover will be rescheduled if the wind speed is above 15 mph or if there is precipitation.
Please call Frank Perry at 592-2194 with any questions or concerns.
Pavement work on Tower Road will force the temporary relocation of the bus stop in front of Stocking Hall. The stop will be moved to the east, to the corner of Tower Road and Judd Falls Road, beginning Tuesday, December 16, 2014, and continuing through Wednesday, December 31, 2014. Stop times should not be affected by the change.
To accommodate the loss of parking in the Forest Home Garage, we will suspend Parkmobile pay-by-cell parking in the Toboggan Lodge lot (Zone 4114) beginning December 20, 2014. The suspension will remain in place until further notice.
Alternative Parkmobile pay-by-cell areas can be found at http://transportation.fs.cornell.edu/parking/campusparking/visitors/parkmobile_chart.cfm.
Levels 1 through 5 of the Hoy Road parking garage will be closed for maintenance work during the winter break, Thursday, December 25, 2014 through Sunday, January 4, 2015. Vehicles that remain parked on the closed levels will not be able exit the garage.
Parking on the ground-level of the first floor, outside the traffic gate, can be accessed from the Hoy Road entrance. The entrance from Campus Road will be closed.
If you have any questions, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Cascadilla Gorge Trail from Downtown (Linn Street) to College Avenue is now closed for the Winter. The trail is closed due to the potential for snow, ice, and falling rock that create unsafe conditions.
This section of trail will re-open in the spring when conditions allow.
A section of sidewalk between Kimball Hall and Upson Hall will be closed starting Monday, November 24 through Friday, February 13, 2015 to complete work on the east wall for the Kimball Hall renovation project.
Barricades and signs will be in place to direct pedestrians to an alternate route during that time frame.
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 email@example.com.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org.