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Summary of Disruption: Service vehicles and other vehicles parked in stalls at the front exterior of Building 98 (CLA) and Voorhis Circle need to be moved before 4 p.m. on Thursday, Dec. 13, to accommodate crews setting up for a photography shoot. The photo session is scheduled Friday, Dec. 14, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Building 98 will be open during the photography session. Services for students, faculty and staff will not be affected. 

Reason for Disruption: The photo session will be staged along the front exterior of the CLA Building. The blocked-off area of Magnolia Lane will serve as the staging area for the photography crew, production vehicles and catering trucks.

How does this affect me?  Move any vehicles or service vehicles parked at Building 98 and Voorhis Circle to lots away from the photography site.

What do I need to do? Please share this information with others in the building who may not have received this message. 

 For any questions or more information, please contact: License of Facilities (Ext. 4446).

Summary of disruption: The parking areas at Building 95 (Cultural Centers) and Building 97 (Campus Center) will be shut down from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 15.

Reason for disruption: To allow contractor crews to perform pruning and maintenance of trees near the buildings. The parking areas will be coned off.

How does this affect me? Use nearby parking lots and stalls during the duration of the work.

What do I need to do? Please share this information with others in the building who may not have received this message.

For any questions or more information, please contact: Facilities Customer Service (Ext. 3030).

Summary of Disruptions: Electrical interruptions in 10-minute intervals will affect 14 campus buildings between 10 and 11 a.m. on Saturday, Dec. 15. Each building will undergo an interruption at an unspecified time.

Brief power interruptions will affect Building 7 (College of Environmental Design), Building 24A (Temporary Classroom A), Building 35 (Bronco Student Center), Building 35A (W. Keith and Janet Kellogg University Art Gallery), Building 52 (Vista Market), Buildings 54, 60, 61, 62 and 63 (Residence Suites), Building 76 (Kellogg West), Building 77 (Kellogg West Main Lodge), Building 78 (Kellogg West Addition), and Building 193 (Chilled Water Central Plant).

Extended electrical outages ranging from 4½ hours to 6 hours will affect four buildings: Power to Building 66 (Bronco Bookstore) will be shut down from 6 to 10:30 a.m. Building 55 (Foundation Administrative Offices), Building 26 (Union Plaza) and Building 116 (Children’s Center) will undergo electrical outages from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Reasons for Disruption: The power outages and interruptions will allow work crews to transfer the Student Housing Replacement Project to the campus electrical grid.

How does this affect me? Identify electrical equipment that could be affected by the power outages and interruptions.

What do I need to do? Shut down computers and other electrical equipment before work areas on Friday, Dec. 14.

For any questions or more information, please contact: Mooris Taylor, senior project manager, at moorist@cpp.edu.

Summary of disruption: Elevator #A in Building 98 (CLA) is down for repairs. Facilities is assessing what type of repairs are needed and will keep building occupants updated on the scope and duration of the repair work. Other elevators in the building remain in service. 

What do I need to do? Please share this information with others in the building who may not have received this message.

For any questions or more information, please contact: Facilities Customer Service (Ext. 3030).

Summary of Disruptions: Drivers will be required to merge from two lanes to one periodically along a short stretch of the northbound lanes of realigned Kellogg Drive starting at 7 a.m. on Monday, Dec. 10. The work is scheduled to be completed on Saturday, Jan. 19, 2019. The northbound bike lane also will be shut down during this period. Flagmen will direct the lane narrowing on weekdays from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m.   

Reasons for Disruption: A new vehicle barrier fence will be installed along realigned Kellogg Drive to safeguard horses in the adjacent grazing pens. Landscape enhancements and the planting of trees also will be completed along this stretch of road.  

How does this affect me? Follow the instructions of flagmen when commuting northbound along realigned Kellogg Drive.   

What do I need to do? Allow extra time to reach your destination if northbound Kellogg Drive is used on weekdays after 7 a.m.

For any questions or more information, please contact: Mooris Taylor, senior project manager, at moorist@cpp.edu.

Summary of disruption: Asphalt near the shuttle stop at the CLA Building and Voorhis Park will be repaired starting at 7 a.m. on Monday, Dec. 3. A work crew will make repairs from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. The work is scheduled to be completed on Thursday, Dec. 6. Access to the CLA Building will not be affected.

Reason for disruption: Portions of the asphalt near the shuttle stop are buckling and need to be replaced.  

How does this affect me? The work area will be cordoned off with cones. Electric cart users will need to find detours around the area. The shuttle stop near the CLA will be temporarily moved.

What do I need to do? Use detours around the work area.

For any questions or more information, please contact: Bruyn Bevans, senior project manager, at Ext. 5517 or bbevans@cpp.edu.

Summary of disruption: Work crews will start construction of an additional entrance to Parking Lot F8 starting at 7 a.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 27. The work will occur weekdays and Saturday from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. and is scheduled to be completed by Friday, Dec. 7.

Reason for disruption: Construction of the additional entrance near Red Gum Lane and Oak Lane will aid traffic flow in and out of the parking lot. The entrance also will connect Parking Lot F8 to Parking Lot C.

How does this affect me? The work will not affect vehicle access to Parking Lot F8. Several parking spaces in the construction area adjacent to Red Gum Lane will not be available. Use Parking Lot F4 as an alternative to avoid impact from construction work.  

For any questions or more information, please contact: Bruyn Bevans, senior project manager, at Ext. 5517 or bbevans@cpp.edu.

Scheduled Maintenance & Repairs

Summary of disruption: Contractor crews will inspect the fire sprinkler systems in 29 buildings across the campus starting on Monday, Dec. 17. Crews will inspect sprinklers in offices and hallways during business hours on weekdays. Alarms may sound during inspections.

Crews will inspect sprinklers at these building on the following dates: 

Dec. 17: Building 15 (University Library), Building 92 (Laboratory Facility), Building 98 (CLA).

Dec. 18: Building 98 (CLA), Building 162 (College of Business Administration), Building 209 (John T. Lyle Center for Regenerative Studies).

Dec. 19: Building 9 (College of Engineering), Building 98 (CLA), Building 163 (College of Business Administration).

Dec. 20: Building 17 (Engineering Laboratories), Building 98 (CLA), Building 164 (College of Business Administration).

Dec. 21: Building 8 (College of Science), Building 85 (I-Poly High School), Building 98 (CLA), Building 193 (Chilled Water Central Plant).

Jan. 2, 2019: Building 79 (Collins College of Hospitality Management), Building 94 (University Office Building), Building 96 (Paint Shop), Building 109 (Police and Parking Services).

Jan. 3, 2019: Building 3 (Science Laboratory), Building 8 College of Science), Building 24 (Music), Building 25 (Drama Department/Theatre), Building 82 (Facilities Management Warehouse), Buildings 89, 89A and 89B: (Interim Design Center).  

Jan. 4, 2019: Building 2 (Don B. Huntley College of Agriculture), Building 26 (University Plaza), Building 29 (W.K. Kellogg Arabian Horse Center), Building 41 (Darlene May Gymnasium), Building 43 (Kellogg Gymnasium), Building 45 (Agricultural Engineering).

Reason for disruption: To ensure that the fire sprinkler systems in the buildings are working properly.

How does this affect me? The inspections should not affect daily work routines.

What do I need to do? Please share this information with others in the building who may not have received this message.

For any questions or more information, please contact: Facilities Customer Service (Ext. 3030).

 

Summary of disruption: Roof repairs and maintenance at the residential halls and suites will begin on Tuesday, July 31, and continue until the start of the fall semester. Roof repairs will be performed at Buildings 20, 21, 22 and 23 located at University Drive. Roof maintenance will be conducted at Buildings 54, 60, 61, 62 and 63. An update on the work will be issued after the academic year begins.

Reason for disruption: To maintain the upkeep of campus housing.

How does this affect me? Temporary fencing will be erected around work areas. Expect truck traffic and minor to moderate construction activities at the buildings.

What do I need to do? Avoid the construction areas and use detours.

For any questions or more information, please contact: Jaime Landman, project manager, at Ext. 5107.