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58th & Ellis Updates

Please be aware Ellis Avenue will be closed from 6 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, May 11 in relation to an ongoing construction project.

The campus community can expect the following during this work:

--A crane will be placed at the intersection of 58th Street & Ellis Ave; the work will be noisy at times.

--Ellis Avenue will be closed to through traffic between 57th and 59th Streets.

--CTA buses will be routed around the work areas; temporary stops will be posted.

--Flaggers and UCPD will be present during this operation.

Click here for a map showing the location of work.

Please direct questions to Patrick Wilson, project manager at or 773.834.8146 or Kevin Ahn, facilities manager - operations, Facilities Services, at or 773.702.5722.

Thank you for your patience during this work.