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City of Chicago University Avenue paving project

The city of Chicago has informed the University its crews will repave a stretch of University Avenue through campus beginning Thursday, Oct. 3. The work is expected to complete by Thursday, Oct. 17.


The campus community can expect the following during this work:

--City crews will begin the work at 55th Street and work south toward 59th street.

--Parking restrictions on those four blocks will be in place from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Thursday and Friday, and next week from Monday, Oct. 7 through Wednesday, Oct. 9.

--Parking will be allowed on both sides of University Avenue the weekend of Oct. 5 and Oct. 6.

--Resurfacing is scheduled to take place on Wednesday, Oct. 16 and Thursday, Oct. 17, and parking restrictions will also be in effect on those days, during the same timeframe.

--Thank you for your patience during this work.