Campus Mail Services Columbus Day

Campus Mail Services will have reduced services on Columbus Day, Monday, October 12. Campus mail delivery and pickup will be provided in the morning only. The ITC and Downtown Center mail run will be serviced earlier than usual. The United States Postal Service will be closed so the CMS will be unable to provide outgoing business mail, window services or package pickup. Because the Postal Service is closed the blue USPS mail boxes located on the south side of the University Union will not be serviced.

Physical Facilities Customer Service Center/Central Receiving Services Columbus Day

Physical Facilities Central Receiving and the Customer Service Center operations will be open on Monday, October 12, Columbus Day. There will be somewhat limited staffing, but normal operations will not be impacted.

Work at West Gym Entrance Begins September 28

Work to remove deteriorating concrete and a walkway adjacent to the West Gym will begin Monday, September 28. The work is mainly taking place to the right of the main entrance as you enter the building. The project will take about a month to complete. Access to the West Gym will be maintained during the work. Contact project coordinator Gary Bendert with any questions at or 777-4715.

Old Digman Hall Renovations Begin Monday, September 21

Work to renovate Old Digman Hall will begin Monday,September 21. The contractor will mobilize and begin preparations for the asbestos abatement and selective demolition. In the first week, the contractor will set up the staging area and begin installation of the temporary fire alarm system. Construction fencing will be installed at both north and south sides of the building (quad area and off East Drive, near old lot D).

Abatement and demolition is tentatively scheduled to begin the week of September 28 and continue through November. Minor and temporary construction noise may be heard at times in Old Rafuse and Old Whitney Hall. The entire project is due for completion in summer 2016. Contact project coordinator Jennifer Bourassa with any questions at or 777-5047.

Schedule Update-East Access Road/East Drive Project Begins September 28

Work to reconfigure the intersection of East Drive and East Access Road is now scheduled to begin Monday, September 28. During construction there may be times when the road is narrowed to one lane with flag personnel directing traffic. There may be temporary traffic delays in this area during construction. Work involves the reconstruction of curbs, sidewalks and asphalt pavement to make a more pedestrian friendly intersection with more clearly defined and shorter crosswalks. The reconstruction will also result in an intersection that forces vehicles to slow down. The project is expected to take about a month to complete. Contact Gary Bendert with any questions at 777-4715.

Center of Excellence B-pod Renovations Begin August 31

Renovations of the B-pod area on the first floor of the Center of Excellence will begin Monday, August 31. The work may create dust, noise and vibrations. Temporary protection will be installed to limit impacts to building occupants as much as possible. The project is scheduled for completion December 11. Contact project coordinator Laura Graden with any questions at or 777-3375.

Last Updated: 10/7/15