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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 ddilucente@uchicago.edu or 773.908.9777, or Larry Blouin, director, lblouin@uchicago.edu, or 773.230.3261.

Thank you for your patience throughout this project.