Updates

June 26, 2017
Renovation/Upgrade
Student Recreation Field Renovation/Update
June 2017 - September 2017

The Student Recreation Fields between Cooper Drive and Hagan Baseball Stadium will be closed from June 2017 - September 2017 for renovations and upgrades. Proposed construction includes the removal of existing natural turf and installation of an artificial turf system with site grading, field and perimeter turf irrigation system modifications, underdrain installation, electric, and security camera installation. For questions or concerns contact Angela Walton at (859) 218-3119 or angela.walton@uky.edu. For details see the map.


June 15, 2017
Road & Parking Lot Closures
Research Building #2 - Road & Parking Lot Closures
May 2017 - June 2018

The Press Avenue North Lot will close June 21, 2017 - June 2018 to facilitate construction of Research Building #2. Two temporary gravel lots opened on June 12, 2017 to make up for parking loss. These lots are located at the corner of Virginia Avenue and S. Limestone and at the corner of Transcript Avenue and Conn Terrace. In addition, on June 21, 2017 the portion of Press Avenue from Leader Avenue to the Press Avenue Garage will be closed to through traffic for utility installation associated with Research Building #2. During this time Press Avenue Garage will only be accessible by Virginia Avenue. Press Avenue will reopen to through traffic by October 2017. For details see the map.


May 17, 2017
Sidewalk Closure
Funkhouser Drive Duct Bank Project
May - July 2017

Over the summer break, an area between Funkhouser and McVey Hall will be closed off due to construction. The construction consists of the installation of a new utilities duct bank. There will be pedestrian access on the southern side of the project area along Funkhouser. The parking spaces in the work area will not be available during this project. Parking will be available along Funkhouser Drive and Library Drive. For details see the map.


October 11, 2016
Renovation
Little Library Renovation (Confucius Institute)
October 2016 - April 2017

The renovation of approximately 9,200 square feet of the lower level of Lucille Little Library. The renovation will provide classrooms, offices, gallery space, as well as include exterior improvements and landscaping for the Confucius Institute. Project Location: Lucille Little Library Basement, 160 Patterson Dr. Lexington, KY 40506. Questions may be directed to Angela Walton angela.walton@uky.edu. For details see the map


June 29, 2016
Research Building #2
Permanent Sidewalk Closure
July 1, 2016 - July 1, 2017

Sidewalk leading from Press Avenue to Bio-Pharm will be closed for installation of underground utilities. Questions and concerns may be directed to Bob Williams at Robert.williams4@uky.edu or 859-281-3120. For details and alternate recommended pedestrian pathways, see the map content.


June 28, 2016
Gas Main Replacement
Rose Street
Ongoing

To reduce leakage risks, Colombia Gas of Kentucky os currently replacing an area of gas main on Rose St between Limestone St and Washington Ave. For details see the map.


May 26, 2015
Student Center
Renovation & Expansion
Summer 2015-2018

The Student Center will be closed through 2018 for expansion and renovation.


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