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Pierce Tower Demolition

Pierce Tower site demolition will begin Monday, August 19, and continue through December 2013.


The campus community can expect the following:

--A crane will be utilized inside the construction fence during demolition.

--Trucks will enter and leave the site from Greenwood Avenue.

--Work will be noisy at times.

--Water will be used to control demolition dust.

--No impacts expected to traffic and pedestrians.

--Scheduled work hours are 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., Monday through Friday.

Click here for a map showing the location of work.

For information, contact David Culcasi, project manager, at 773.255.6046, or dculcasi@uchicago.edu, or John Barlow, assistant project manager, at 773.230.8451, or jbarlow@uchicago.edu.

Thank you for your patience throughout this project.