Today at Berkeley Lab

Critical Staging Space, AKA ‘the Boneyard’ Now Open

The storage area under Building 46 is open to all divisions. Critical Institutional Staging Space (CISSP) is intended for short term staging of materials being used for active projects, critical spares without which would take down science, or emergency response equipment (i.e. generators). Send e-mail to receive a CISS MOU and request a form.

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Cyclotron Road Reduced to One Lane on July 23

To accommodate tree removal, Cyclotron Road traffic will be reduced to one lane, controlled by flaggers. Cyclists, drivers, and pedestrians should use caution in this area and follow flagger directions.

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Changes in Parking Availability in Lot B1 and Lot D This Week

The Blackberry Pit parking lot (Lot D) will reopen for parking midweek the week of July 18. On Tuesday, July 19, ongoing construction activities will result in the closing of approximately two dozen spots in the Bevatron lot (Lot B1) during July and August. More>

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In Memoriam: Facilities Retiree James Bruzzone

Bruzzone recently passed away at the age of 83. He worked at the Lab from 1958 to 1995, serving as the technical supervisor of the Labor Shop in Facilities. He spent many years supporting the infrastructure of the Bevatron. Funeral services will be held Thursday, June 30 at 9:45 a.m. at the Christ the King Parish in Pleasant Hill, followed by a reception.

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Sally’s Alley Closed June 25

Segre Road (Sally’s Alley) will be closed during removal of a large eucalyptus tree that is located on the hillside between Building 43 and Old Town Building 14. For more information, contact Dave Dovichi (x2958) or Mike Elizalde (510-812-0671). Lab map >

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Deadlines for End-of-Year Furniture Orders

Those who need custom furniture requiring design assistance must place orders by August 1. Contact Keith Scholz at Staples to schedule an appointment. Those using eBuy for ready-to-use furniture must place orders by August 19.

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Alvarez Road Closed June 18

Concrete placement will require the intersection at Alvarez and Blackberry Canyon roads to be closed to vehicle traffic on Saturday, June 18, from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. During this time, vehicles may access Building 90 via Chamberlain Road, which will be controlled by flagging personnel. For questions or concerns, contact Don Beaton at ext. 7109, or Dave Dovichi at ext. 2958.

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Crosswalk Painting This Saturday (6/18) Across Smoot Road

The crosswalk will be installed just above the Bevatron traffic circle. As a result, Smoot Road will be reduced to single-lane traffic, with flagging personnel directing traffic. For the safety of workers, pedestrians, and drivers, please respect the flaggers.

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Alvarez Road Closed June 4 and 5

Alvarez Road and Blackberry Canyon Road (which leads to Pit parking lot) will be closed to vehicle traffic 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. through the weekend to accommodate storm drain repairs. During this time vehicles may access Building 90 via Chamberlain Road, which will be controlled by flagging personnel. For questions or concerns contact Don Beaton (x7109).

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Traffic Restriction on Cyclotron Road June 4 and 5

To accommodate the pruning of trees near Horseshoe Curve (below Blackberry Gate) this weekend, Cyclotron Road will be narrowed to one lane with two-way traffic controlled by flaggers. Use caution in the area.

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