Partial closure of Manning Drive this weekend

Manning Drive will be closed to through traffic between West Drive and South Columbia Street from 8 p.m. Friday, Jan. 13, until 8 p.m. Monday, Jan. 16 (Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday).

This will be the last closure for the Dental School overhead pedestrian bridge construction.

Motorists can use alternate east-west access via West Drive or East Drive to Mason Farm Road over the long weekend. The eastbound transit stop on Manning in front of the Dogwood parking deck will be relocated to the transit stop on East Drive during this time.

All vehicular and pedestrian traffic will be detoured during construction weekends according to the map shown below. You can view a map of the closure and the transit detours here.

For more complete info on the Chapel Hill Transit’s detours click here.