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Current Traffic Advisories:
McCormick Road to Close This Weekend - Posted March 6, 2014
McCormick Road will be closed from University Avenue to the west side of the McCormick Road Bridge twice in the coming days.
On Saturday, March 8, paving on McCormick at the intersection of Newcomb and Cabell Drive will occur between the hours of 7 a.m. and 4 p.m. In addition, installation of steel for four panels of the Berlin Wall will begin.
On Monday, March 10, McCormick Road will be closed from approximately 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. to facilitate the unloading and installation of the Berlin Wall panels. The panels will be placed in the grassy area adjacent to the Albert and Shirley Small Collections Library and Alderman Library.
The panels are the centerpiece of a yearlong celebration commemorating the 1989 fall of the Berlin wall. From March through November, the University of Virginia will host an outdoor exhibit of the panels, which are on loan to U.Va.
For more information on the Berlin Wall, see http://news.virginia.edu/content/berlin-wall-coming-uva-grounds.