Facilities Briefs


The entrance driveway between the Academic and Research Services building and the Central Utility Plant will be closed on the following date:

Friday, October 24, 2014, @ 7:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. (Approximately)

This closure needs to be done in order to transfer equipment onto the Central Utility Plant roof.  A crane will be set up outside of Security and will block most of the driveway on the above mentioned date. The crane will be moving materials for a roof repair. This will also impact access to Parking Lot 22U from Emile Street. (See attached photo.)

If you have any questions, please contact  George Miedl at 402-238-8211.  Since it is vital that everyone working in and around the area, and/or uses the parking lots 22U and 22L be aware of the closure, please mention it to your colleagues.

 Please use caution when walking or driving in and around this area. (click on photo)

ARS - CUP Driveway Closure

Wittson Hall / McGoogan Library

Central Stair Tower Closed

Facilities Management and Planning will close the Central Stair Tower in the Wittson Hall / McGoogan Library Building to normal access during the following times in order to paint the stair tower:

  •  Friday, August 29, 2014, at 6:00 P.M. until Saturday August 30, 2014, at 6:00 P.M. (Approximately)
  • Sunday August 31, 2014, at 6:00 A.M. until Sunday August 31, 2014, at 6:00 P.M.  (Approximately)
  • Tuesday, September 2, 2014, at 6:00 P.M. until Wednesday, September 3, 2014, at 6:00A.M.  (Approximately)
  • Wednesday, September 3, 2014, at 6:00 P.M. until Thursday, September 4, 2014, at 6:00 A.M.  (Approximately)

The stair closing will affect floors 1 through 6.  Please use the elevators.  The Central Stair tower will not be restricted for emergency use.  In the event of an emergency the stair tower shall be used for egress.

If anyone has questions regarding this shutdown, please contact  Marvin Olson  at 402-510-7245 as soon as possible. Since it is vital that everyone working on floors 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 and 6 of the WHM building be aware of the stair closing, please  mention it to your colleagues.

COP Lozier Center for Pharmacy Sciences – Construction Site Update

A construction/safety  fence has been installed around the COP  construction site.  It will remain in place until the completion of the project.  Please use caution and observe any barricades and safety fences around the construction area.  Signs have been posted. (click on photo to enlarge)