ALL COMMUTER & CONSTRUCTIONS UPDATES
I-80 lane shift
Traffic will remain in this pattern through summer 2021.
Chiller plant project on 1500 East
Beginning June 1, construction crews will excavate the road along 1500 East to South Campus Drive. Motorists, including Campus Store customers and Marriott Library visitors, will notice the following impacts during the next four weeks: 1500 East will be closed for the duration of the construction project. Traffic will divert through the Marriott Lot (see […]
Life Science Building Construction
The parking stalls west of the Life Science Building (on 1400 South) will be unavailable.
I-80 and I-215 construction
Construction on I-80 between 1300 East and 2300 East and I-215 between 3300 South and 4500 South will begin as early as late May and continue through late 2022. Crews have started preliminary work onsite, but significant impacts and traffic changes will begin later this spring. Improvements will include the following Demolition and reconstruction of […]
Traffic lane shift on North Medical Drive
The next phase of the North Medical Drive construction project is currently underway. During this phase, commuters will notice the traffic lanes on Mario Capecchi Drive heading up to University Hospital will shift south. This impact will allow work to take place on the north side of the road. Once the prep work is complete […]
HELIX Building construction
Construction for the HELIX Building will begin in February 2021. The 250,000 square feet building will be located in the open space next to the Primary Children’s Eccles Outpatient Services facility and will spread across 5 1/2 levels that will connect to the main hospital complex and the rest of campus via a sky bridge […]
Sewer Line Replacement at 1200 East & 100 South
Construction to replace the sewer line at 1200 East and 100 South is underway. Commuters and nearby residents traveling around 1200 East and 100 South can expect limited neighborhood access, restricted street parking, increased noise and debris, lane shifts and traffic detours. These impacts are anticipated to last until March 2021.
North Medical Drive Construction Project
As construction on North Medical Drive continues, commuters can expect lane closures and possible traffic delays from the Mario Capecchi Drive intersection up to Huntsman Cancer Institute. The North Medical Drive project will create several improvements to the roads and nearby parking options. At the Mario Capecchi intersection, additional turning lanes will be added to ease […]
Road work near Circle of Hope Drive
The area near the lower portion of the Circle of Hope Drive will be repaved on Tuesday, November 3. Though one lane of traffic will be open at all times, expect delays when traveling through this area.
Construction and oncoming traffic near Rice-Eccles Stadium
Large construction vehicles are continuously entering and exiting the construction site on the east side of the Rice-Eccles Stadium. Cyclists and pedestrians traveling near the construction site on 500 South should proceed with caution and at a slow speed.