Today at Berkeley Lab

Foundry User Meeting to Impact Cafeteria Seating and Parking in H-2 Lot

The Molecular Foundry User Meeting on August 17 and 18 will require the closure of the H-2 parking lot (next to Building 70) starting at 5 p.m. on August 16 through August 18. Dedicated parking spots will be moved behind Building 70. The cafeteria will operate as usual, but tables in the dining hall will be cleared starting 2 p.m. on August 17.

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August 15 Town Hall on Old Town Construction Project and Impacts

A town hall meeting is scheduled for Tuesday, August 15, from noon to 1:30 p.m. in Building 33-106 to discuss various projects in Old Town and associated impacts. A map of all current and planned Facilities projects is available here>

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Construction to Impact Portion of Glaser Road Starting August 11

Starting Friday, August 11, traffic on Glaser Road from Buildings 77 to 79 will be intermittently impacted for the next two weeks due to storm drain replacement. A few parking spots may also be affected. Flaggers will direct traffic as necessary. Contact Dan Galvez (ext. 6213) with questions. A map of all current and planned Facilities projects is available here.

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Old Town Construction to Impact Parking, Traffic Starting Mid-August

Parking in Lot N3 will be intermittently reduced from mid-August into the winter to accommodate truck traffic. The roadway and parking south of Buildings 4 and 14, including the slabs for Buildings 40 and 41, will close from mid-August into the fall. Go here to see a map of all current and planned Facilities projects. Learn more here.

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Detour at Glaser and S Roads the Afternoon of June 30; Parking Affected

The detour will last from approximately 1 to 5 p.m. Glaser Road from Building 32 to the east intersection of Lawrence and Glaser will be converted to two-way traffic. Parking on Glaser Road east of Building 77A will be closed all day to allow for two-way traffic, and the Building 77 bus stop will be closed. Contact is Dan Galvez (x6213). View a map of Facilities projects and impacts at the Lab.

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Construction to Impact U5 Parking Lot

Starting June 27 and extending to the end of July, construction on the Lab’s IT fiber line at the Strawberry Gate will reduce access and parking at the U5 parking lot. Approximately six parking spaces will be closed, and parking lot access will be reduced to one lane. Contact Gwojen Fong (x7664) with questions. View map of Facilities Division projects at the Lab.

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Update on Integrative Genomic Building Construction

Excavation work for the IGB foundation is underway, with all foundation micropiles installed. Soil is sampled and staged in the Pit parking lot. About 2,100 cubic yards has been removed, with 400 more scheduled for June 10. All efforts are being made to minimize impacts to staff. Contact Joe Harkins (x7486) for questions. See map for details on current Facilities Division projects.

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Additional Parking Availability in Lot I; Partial Pit Closure on April 13

New parking stalls were created at the far eastern portion of the Lot I (see map). These spaces are available while Lot J is closed. Also, approximately half of the Pit parking lot will be closed April 13 to 14, reopening on Monday, April 17. Go here to view a map detailing the various Facilities projects and impacts around the Lab.

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Lot J Closed, Lot I Open Starting April 6

Parking Lot J will close due to construction activities, with a planned reopening on Monday, May 22. To offset the lost parking, a portion of Lot I will open for parking and will remain open while J lot is closed. Staff are encouraged to explore alternative commute options. Go here to view a map detailing the various Facilities projects and impacts around the Lab.

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Pit Parking Lot Closure Scheduled for March 23 Postponed to March 28

Due to a delay in construction activities, the Blackberry Pit (D) parking lot will not close on March 23 as previously announced. Instead, the lot will close on Tuesday, March 28, and reopen on Wednesday, March 29. See map of typically underutilized parking lots and parking/road closures.

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