Ongoing construction activities will continue to affect parking and traffic at the Lab. As construction of the Integrative Genomics Building begins in the next few weeks, only a few dozen parking spaces in the Bevatron lot will remain open. This map shows other parking areas that typically are not fully occupied. The commute website offers information on alternative transportation. More>
Rim Way Road along the north and south side of Memorial Stadium will close at 4:30 p.m. Employees exiting Grizzly or Strawberry Gates must head up (north) on Centennial Drive after this time. Gayley between Hearst and Bancroft will close at 4:30 p.m. Staff exiting Blackberry Gate after this time must head west, down Hearst, or north. The Orange shuttle will stop service at 4 p.m. The Rockridge shuttle will be re-routed with slight delays.
The 39th annual running of this 1.86-mile-long foot race starts at the Fire House (Bldg. 45) at noon (the Bikearound at 11:30 a.m.) and finishes at the cafeteria parking lot. No registration is required. The event will feature music, farmers market, vendors, and a special cafeteria menu. Free t-shirts will be given to all finishers. Traffic, parking, and shuttle service will be impacted. More>
Starting Saturday, Sept. 24, through early October, portions of Chu, Perlmutter, Smoot, McMillan, and Lawrence Roads will be periodically reduced to one lane for various infrastructure improvements. Follow flagger instructions when lane reductions are in effect. See map for details.
To accommodate the Engineering Division’s annual BBQ, Glaser Road will be closed along Building 79 and 77, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Beginning in the middle of the week of Sept. 19 through the end of September, the bus stop located between Buildings 67 and 72 will be temporarily relocated about 20 yards south on Lawrence Road. Once construction begins, traffic on Lawrence Road in front of Building 72 will be restricted to one lane with flaggers directing traffic. Use caution in this area. Contact is Doug Brunkow (x6252).
Facilities will repaint crosswalks, affecting all areas across the Lab except for Smoot Road and lower McMillan Road. During painting of each crosswalk, traffic in the immediate area will be reduced to one lane, with flaggers directing traffic. Follow flagger instructions to ensure safety.
Beginning mid-day Sept. 9, traffic on Smoot and McMillan Roads will be reduced to one lane. Sept. 10-11, Smoot Road and lower portion of McMillan Road will be closed to traffic. Strawberry Gate will be open. Map. On Sept. 10, Lawrence Road will be closed from Bldg. 15 to 48 for tree removal. Traffic will be detoured to N1 Road below Bldg. 15 and to Segre Road by Bldg. 48. Map.
Delivery of new cooling towers will impact parking and traffic on Monday, Sept. 12, from 6 a.m. through 3 p.m. This will impact the parking in the Bevatron (B1) lot between Building 56, 51F and 63. One-lane traffic on Alvarez Road between Building 56 and 63 should also be expected.
Beginning Tuesday, Sept. 6, through Friday, Sept. 9, Facilities will be installing berms around storm drain openings on McMillan Road. This will reduce traffic to one-lane, two-way traffic for two to three days at each location. Follow flagger directions in these areas. Map>