March 22, 2010: Construction Information
A public information meeting for the campus will take place on Wednesday, March 31, at 3 p.m. in the Faculty Conference Room to discuss the start of construction and the impact construction will have on campus.
Fences going up on April 5
The first activity you will see is the installation of fencing around the construction site and the arrival of several large construction trailers, starting on April 5. The Basic and West parking lots will remain open during this time, although soil boring in both lots may take up several parking spaces on certain days.
March 11, 2010
March 11, 2010: Construction of the Albert Sherman Center begins April 19
The first construction steps include:
Those affected by Phase II of the shuttle parking program include first-year School of Medicine and Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences students and additional UMass Memorial employees. No additional Medical School employees will be assigned to the free shuttle program at this time.
With the closing of First Road, shuttle bus routes will be reconfigured slightly. Construction vehicles will be limited to entering and exiting the construction site on First Road via Plantation Street and North Road. Although cars will be barred from First Road near the construction site, pedestrians will still be able to use the Medical School entrance.