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 >
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).
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.
Road drilling operations require closing the intersection at Alvarez Road & Blackberry Canyon Road to vehicle traffic from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. Vehicles may access Building 90 via Chamberlain Road, which will be controlled by flagging personnel. Drivers are also reminded to stop at traffic light near Building 55. For questions, contact Don Beaton (x7109) or Dave Dovichi (x2958).
Spring is birthing season for a variety of local wildlife, including deer. While these little ones are adorable, their precarious circumstance is an important reminder for those driving around the Lab to be aware and use caution. Also, do not attempt to get close to or feed deer or other wild animals. This photo was taken at the Lab by John Chernowski of the Facilities Division.
The closures are required for construction to reinforce the retaining wall along Blackberry Canyon Road, which leads to the D (Pit) parking lot. Traffic will be reduced to one lane on Alvarez Road between Buildings 55 and 90 until July. Parking alternatives will be provided, with additional details to follow. Contact Dave Dovichi (x2958) for more information.
The roadway between Buildings 34 and 15 will be open to two-way traffic from 7 a.m. to noon on April 11. There will be no parking in this area during this time. The roadway between Buildings 43 and 6 will be closed during this time.
One-lane, two-way traffic controls will be in place on McMillan Road between Buildings 71B and 17 from 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Use caution when traversing walkways in this area and behind Buildings 17, 27 and 53.
To accommodate the installation of new gas lines, Gayley Road between Stadium Rim Way and Hearst Ave. will be reduced to one lane, with traffic controlled by flaggers. Staff who normally commute along Gayley Road should consider using Centennial Drive to access the Lab via Strawberry Gate.
To accommodate hydrant flow testing near the circle at intersection of Chu, Smoot, and Alvarez Roads, vehicle, pedestrian, and bicycle traffic may be delayed. The work is scheduled to occur between 1 and 1:30 p.m.