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Harper Library Roof and Fa├žade Restoration project

Lane closures along 59th Street between University and Ellis Avenues will impact vehicles between 6 a.m. and 6 p.m. on Monday, Aug. 19 through Tuesday, Oct. 1.

The campus community can expect the following during this timeframe:

--Vehicle access will be restricted to one drive lane along 59th Street for through travel.

--There will be no parking on the north and south side of 59th Street from University to Ellis Avenues.

--Vehicles traveling northbound on University Avenue from 59th Street will not be impacted by the lane closures.

--The sidewalk along the north side of 59th Street will remain open throughout the vehicle restriction.

For additional information, contact Desiree DiLucente, project manager, at or 773.908.9777, or Larry Blouin, director,, or 773.230.3261.

Thank you for your patience throughout this project.