Facilities Briefs

Closure of Crosswalk (on 42nd Street between Emile and Dewey Streets)

Removal of ADA Ramps by Wittson Hall’s Main Entrance On Friday, April 15, 2016, the ADA crosswalk on 42nd Street,  located in front of the Wittson Hall building, will be closed to pedestrian traffic.   A construction contractor will be removing and replacing the concrete for the ADA ramps.  (See photo for location.) Anyone walking near the construction site area should use caution and observe… Continue Reading

Connection Complete: Emile Street Skywalk Opens February 29, 2016

  The new Emile Street skywalk connecting the Durham Outpatient Center (DOC) with the Lot 50 (Employee and Valet Parking) will open on Monday, 2/29. The new skywalk is part of the needed campus enhancements associated with the Fred & Pamela Buffett Cancer Center, set to open in spring 2017. Along with the skywalk opening, Lot 2 (Green Patient/Visitor Parking) interior elevators and lobbies—previously under… Continue Reading

Fred & Pamela Buffett Cancer Center: Progress, Impacts, Campus Street and Parking

Starting the week of October 19, 2015, pedestrian traffic along the north side of Dewey Avenue between 44th and 45th Streets will close for approximately two months. The closure is in association with the required utility work for the Fred & Pamela Buffett Cancer Center. Employees are asked to mention these updates to colleagues, and continue to observe all safety and directional signage around the site. Reminder:… Continue Reading