ALL COMMUTER & CONSTRUCTIONS UPDATES
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 […]
Parking impacts near the Life Science Building
The parking stalls located west of the Life Science Building (on 1400 South) will be unavailable on February 15th. The sidewalk will remain open. Commuters traveling near the impacted area will notice construction activities during this time.
Parking impacts in the hospital east lot
Several parking stalls in the lower portion of the Hospital East Lot (Lot 66) will be unavailable from February 16th through the 18th. The roadway leading to the impacted area will also be closed. Traffic will detour through the upper portion of the lot.
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 […]
Basketball parking impacts
The Central Garage, Huntsman South Lot and Huntsman West Lot will be reserved during home games for Men’s and Women’s basketball.
West terrace detour
The first phase of the MEDX Building construction was launched with the Medical Examiner’s Office’s demolition. The removal of the building will allow for the construction of a new road leading up toward the College of Nursing parking lot and hospital loading dock. This phase is expected to be completed in early 2021. The east entrance of […]
East stadium lot parking impacts
Several stalls located on the east side of the East Stadium Lot will not be available until the Rice-Eccles Stadium expansion construction project is complete.