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September & October (2017) Residence Temporary Roadway and Walkway Interruptions

                                                                 NOTICE

Facilities Services advise that as part of a water-main replacement project and heating pipe replacement project temporary roadway and pedestrian walkway interruptions can be expected, as follows:

WHERE:
1. The section of Residence Lane between West Campus Road and Terry Fox Lane

2. The west end of Terry Fox Lane.

3. The service lane/walkway between the Residence Dining Hall, Shell House, the West Parkade and West Gym.
Refer to the map below.

WORK TO BE COMPLETED:
1. Replacement of underground water-main pipes. This will involve some trenching on Residence Lane and Terry Fox Lane along with construction crew and equipment working along the laneways.

2. Replacement of underground heating pipes. This will involve trenching along the service lane and sections of pedestrian walkway between the Dining Hall and Shell House, between Shell House and the West Parkade and between Shell House the West Gym.

WHEN:

Monday, September 11th through to the end of October (2017).

EXPECTED INTERRUPTIONS:
1. Access to and from the section of Residence Lane between West Campus Road and McTaggart Cowan Hall will be restricted to emergency vehicles, construction vehicles/equipment, service vehicles and limited residence local traffic.

2. The west end of Terry Fox Lane will be closed during water-main work in this area.

3. Sections of the service lane and pedestrian walkways in the area of the Residence Dining Hall, Shell House, south side of the West Parkade and west of the West Gym will be closed while work is underway.

4. Pedestrians will be detoured around the work sites.
COMMENT:

Watch for equipment and personnel working in the vicinity of the above areas. Your attention to temporary directional signs and traffic control personnel is appreciated.

If you have any questions with regard to the above notice contact Mike Spencer by email at traffic@sfu.ca.

Aug. 9th (2016) - December 31st (2017) AQ/MBC Service Lane Temporary Roadway Interruption

NOTICE

Facilities Services advise that as part of the Student Union Building construction project a temporary roadway interruption (partial road closure) can be expected, as follows:

WHERE:

The service lane between the Maggie Benston Centre (MBC) and Academic Quadrangle (AQ) loading zones.

Refer to the map below.

WHEN:

August 9th (2016) - December 31st (2017).

WORK TO BE COMPLETED:

Student Union Building construction activity. 

EXPECTED INTERRUPTIONS:

1. The section of the service lane between the MBC loading zone and AQ loading zone will be closed and restricted to construction activity.

2. Delivery vehicles for the AQ loading zone will be detoured via Halpern Lane. A temporary two-way traffic pattern will be in place between University Drive East and the AQ loading zone to accommodate this access.

3. Delivery vehicle access to and from the MBC loading zone will be via Gaglardi Way only. Traffic control personnel will be on location to assist delivery vehicle operators.

4. There will be no parking along the AQ/MBC service lane and Halpern Lane during the above period.

5. Temporary delays can be expected along Gaglardi Way, in the vicinity of the Transportation Centre.

COMMENTS:

Transit bus service is not expected to be affected by this work.

Watch for equipment and crew working in the above area and please obey all signs, traffic controls and traffic control personnel.

If you have any questions with regard to the above notice contact Mike Spencer by email at traffic@sfu.ca.

May 2016 - Fall 2018 Student Union Building Construction Project Temporary Roadway Interruptions

NOTICE

Facilities Services advise that as part of the Student Union Building (SUB) construction project temporary pedestrian and roadway interruptions can be expected, as follows:

WHERE:

1. The section of Science Road leading to the east exterior of the Maggie Benston Centre.

2. The area between the Maggie Benston Centre (MBC), Convocation Mall, Academic Quadrangle (AQ) and Chemistry.

3. The AQ/MBC receiving lane.

4. The grass area south of the Maggie Benston Centre.

Refer to the map below.

WHEN:

1. Start up construction activity will begin May 18th (2016).

2. Completion of the SUB construction is Fall of 2018.

WORK TO BE COMPLETED:

1. Start up activity will involve construction site perimeter fencing and access gates being installed.

2. Excavation of the site and subsequent construction of the Student Union Building will commence after June 10th (2016).

EXPECTED INTERRUPTIONS:

1. The section of Science Road leading to the east exterior of the Maggie Benston Centre will close and be restricted to construction equipment and personnel. This will also involve the closure of the parking area between the Maggie Benston Centre and Academic Quadrangle.

2. Traffic delays along Science Road and South Campus Road, in the vicinity of the construction site, can be expected.

3. Traffic delays along the AQ/MBC receiving lane can be expected.

COMMENTS:

1. Transit bus service is not expected to be affected by this project.

2. Traffic control personnel will be on site to assist motorists and pedestrians.

3. Further information about the SUB can be found here.

Watch for equipment and crew working in the above area and please obey all signs, traffic controls and traffic control personnel.

If you have any questions with regard to the above notice contact Mike Spencer by email at traffic@sfu.ca.