The tower crane that has been on-site at the Mary Ellen Jones renovation project will be demobilized and removed over the weekend of Aug. 18.
On Monday afternoon, Aug. 21, a solar eclipse will affect an estimated 500 million people across North America as the moon passes between the sun and Earth.
Odum Village is being fenced off in preparation for demolition scheduled to take place later this year. The demolition of 39 residential buildings is expected to begin fall 2017 and will be completed in phases through August 2018.
South Road will reopen to through traffic between UNC Student Stores and Raleigh Street Friday, Aug. 11, 2017. This portion of South Road has been closed since May 15 due to a utility improvements project.
Even with most students away on summer break, Carolina’s campus is still buzzing with activity as construction crews work on several projects across campus.
The Utility Improvement project to repair and replace pipes beneath Lenoir Drive has been completed. Lenoir Drive will remain closed for resurfacing and striping Aug. 2, 2017, through Aug. 10, 2017, and is expected to reopen to through traffic Aug. 11.