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William Eckhardt Research Center-campus utilities extension: expanded fence line

Beginning on Monday, Oct. 7, site fencing will be moved for the William Eckhardt Research Center-campus utilities project. Pedestrian walkways between 56th and 57th Streets, and Drexel and Ellis Avenues will be impacted.


The campus community can expect the following:

--Pedestrian access from 56th Street to LASR, HEP and ACC will remain open.

--Pedestrian access from 57th Street to BSLC will remain open.

--Signage will be in place to inform pedestrians of temporary walkways and building access.

The fencing will remain in place through February 2014.

For additional information, please contact Jennifer Fifield, project manager, at 773.569.7320, or jfifield@uchicago.edu, or David Rift, drift@uchicago.edu, or 773.580.9651.

Thank you for your patience throughout this project.

Click here for a map showing the location of work.