Due to construction of the IRB project, West Drive will be CLOSED to all through traffic beginning on Monday, April 4 until Monday April 18. Only traffic with Cardinal Deck Parking Permits will be allowed to enter for access to the parking deck. All other vehicles will be detoured to East Drive and Mason Farm Road.
This closure if for utility work (chilled water and installation of the OWASA water meter). We will be redirecting delivery vehicles (UPS, FedEx, UNC Facilities Services, Alfred Williams, etc.) to the appropriate loading docks for Mary Ellen Jones and LCCC. A traffic person will be positioned at the intersection from 7 a.m. - 7 p.m. Monday-Friday of both weeks.
Manning Drive from West Drive to Columbia will also be closed on the weekends only (8 p.m. Friday through 8 p.m. Sunday). At these times the transit stops in front of the UNC Hospital and in front of the parking deck will not be served. Passengers should use the temporarybus stop on East Drive and at the transit stop at the Health Affairs Library on Columbia.