Campus Construction, Traffic Measures and Closures
Due to UPMC Cooper Fieldhouse (formerly the A.J. Palumbo Center) renovations that begin Wednesday, May 1, the following traffic measures will be implemented surrounding the construction site:
Forbes Avenue: The driving lane in front of the UPMC Cooper Fieldhouse will be closed. Parking in front of the Life's Work building will be eliminated, and two driving lanes will be open traveling East.
Magee Street: Magee Street will become one-way traveling north to Forbes Avenue.
Gibbon Street: The east end of Gibbon Street (near the UPMC Cooper Fieldhouse) will be closed at the intersection with Magee Street.
In addition, various construction projects in and around Rockwell Hall and Brottier Hall begin Monday, May 13. The following traffic measures will be implemented surrounding the construction site:
Shingiss Street: Will be closed at the Forbes Avenue intersection.
Locust Street: Will be closed from the intersection with Shingiss Street to the intersection with Boyd Street. Locust will become one-way from the intersection with McAnulty Drive traveling west to Boyd Street.
Boyd Street: Will remain one-way traveling north to Forbes Avenue.
Rockwell Hall Skywalk: Will be closed for renovations until Friday, Aug. 16.
Detours, lane shift and road closure signs will be installed in addition to barricades and fencing to ensure a safe environment for the duration of the projects