Utah Valley University (UVU) Campus

7/13/2018 Construction Update

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UVU UVX station.

UVX station platform work is ongoing at the UVU Station on College Drive.

University Parkway Orem (400 West - 800 East)

7/13/18 Construction Update

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University Park Station

UVX station platform work continues in the median at the Lakeview (400 W.), Main Street and University Place (750 E.) stations. Traffic signal installations continue at State St., 800 E. and Family Center.

Roadway milling continues in preparation for final paving.

Eastbound: Landscape wall installation and parking lot sealing and striping are planned from Main St. to 200 E (Family Center). Paving, landscape wall, and curb installation are planned next week from 200 E. to State St. (University Crossing). Road base placement continues and curb installation and paving are planned between State St. and 800 E.

Westbound: Landscaping and irrigation installations are planned between 400 W. and 200 W. and from Main St. to 200 E. Curb and storm drain installations continue from 200 E. to State St. (Carillon Square). Utility work, storm drain installation, parking lot reconstruction and roadway milling are planned from State St. to 800 E (University Place).

Traffic Impacts

  • Night-time roadway milling operations are underway in sections along Univ. Pkwy between Univ. Ave. in Provo and 400 W. in Orem. Crews are preparing the roadway for final asphalt surfacing. Work is occurring Saturday through Thursday nights between 9 p.m. and 6 a.m. Traffic is restricted to one lane each direction in active work zones. Motorists should expect delays and are advised to use alternate route.
  • Motorists are advised to reduce speeds and watch for lane shifts. Left-turns are permitted only at signalized intersections. Left-turns are not permitted in mid-block sections over solid double yellow lines. Please be safe and make left-turns into businesses only at traffic lights.
  • Business accesses are being maintained. On-street parking has been eliminated.
Bus Stops
  • Temporary bus stops on eastbound Univ. Pkwy at 210 W. (by Golden Corral) and 350 E. (by In-N-Out Burger) have been discontinued and a new temporary bus stop has been placed at at 50 W. Univ. Pkwy.

University Parkway Diagonal (800 East, Orem - University Avenue, Provo)

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2230 North UVX Station

Roadway milling continues in preparation for final paving.

Excavation, road base placement and landscape wall and median barrier installations are planned at the 800 E. intersection and eastward on the diagonal.

UVX station platform work continues at the 2230 North Station.

Median barrier installation is planned at the Provo River bridge.

Landscaping is planned between Univ. Ave. and Freedom Blvd. Curb and sidewalk removal and replacement will begin next week east of Univ. Ave.

Traffic Impacts

  • Night-time roadway milling operations are underway in sections along Univ. Pkwy between Univ. Ave. in Provo and 400 W. in Orem. Crews are preparing the roadway for final asphalt surfacing. Work is occurring Saturday through Thursday nights between 9 p.m. and 6 a.m. Traffic is restricted to one lane each direction in active work zones. Motorists should expect delays and are advised to use alternate route.
  • Traffic is shifted to the outside lanes along the Univ. Pkwy diagonal to accommodate reconstruction in the roadway median. Motorists are advised to reduce speeds (40 MPH speed limit) and watch for lane shifts. Left-turns are permitted into businesses only at signalized intersections.

Trail Impacts

  • The College Connector Trail is closed along the Univ. Pkwy diagonal between 800 E. and Carterville Road and from the Provo River to Freedom Blvd. to facilitate roadway widening work at the top of the diagonal and barrier work on the river bridge Alternate routes are shown on the map below for both closures.
  • The Provo River Parkway Trail is open under the University Parkway bridge.

Bus Stops

  • Bus stops in the area of 550 W. University Parkway have been temporarily discontinued, and temporary stops (817036 and 817086) on the detour using 2230 N. are in place.

 

Brigham Young University (900 East)

7/13/2018 Construction Update



BYU Campus South UVX Station

UVX station platform work continues on Univ. Pkwy at the BYU Stadium, BYU Campus North (MTC), and BYU Campus South (900 N./700 E.) stations.

Traffic/Sidewalk Impacts

  • Intermittent lane restrictions, flagging operations and sidewalk closures are effective in station work zones.
  • are advised to remain alert while walking near work zones and to follow posted signage, sidewalk detours and flaggers. Mid-block crossings are not permitted. In the MTC area, pedestrians are directed to cross Univ. Pkwy at the 900 E. intersection. Please be safe and follow designated walkways.

700 North Provo (700 North - 500 South)

7/13/18 Construction Update


700 North Joaquin Station

UVX station platform work is ongoing at the Joaquin Station (400 E.).

Traffic Impacts

  • 700 N. is opened to thru-traffic from Univ. Ave. to 700 E. Roadway shoulders remain closed. Motorists are advised to reduce speeds and watch for construction vehicles and equipment.
  • On-street parking is NOT permitted along 700 N. between Univ. Ave. and 700 E. Citations will be issued for vehicles parked in this zone.
  • Pedestrian access is being maintained at intersections. To maintain public safety, pedestrians and bicyclists are advised to stay out of the roadway work zone and remain on the sidewalk and walkways at intersections.

University Avenue Provo (700 North - 500 South)

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Center Street UVX Station

UVX station work continues in the median at the Academy Square (600 N.), 300 North, Center Street and 400 South stations.

Irrigation/landscaping and light pole installations are underway in various areas between Center St. and 750 N.

Median storm drain installation continues between 100 N. and 300 N. and from 200 S. to 300 S.

Final lane striping and sign installations are underway in various areas northbound between Center St. and 750 N.

Traffic Impacts

  • Univ. Ave. is reduced to one lane in each direction from 650 N. to 800 N. for concrete paving in the median. Left turns on to 700 N. and east-west/west-east movement through the 700 N. intersection are prohibited.
  • Northbound Univ. Ave. is closed in sections nightly Sundays through Thursdays between 700 N. and 500 S.for pavement marking operations. Sunday closures begin at 9 p.m. and at 10 p.m. for the remainder of the week.Southbound traffic will also be intermittently reduced to one lane in each direction after 10 p.m. Motorists are advised to use alternate routes. Access will be maintained for local traffic.
  • Lane restrictions are effective in sections on Univ. Ave. between 700 N. and 300 S. daily from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. to accommodate UVX station construction in the median. Motorists are advised to reduce speeds and watch for lane shifts.
  • Alternate business parking areas are shown on the map below. Look for blue public parking signs to direct you to over one-thousand parking spots within a 1-3 minute walk of your downtown destination.

Bus Stops

  • The Provo Library UTA bus stop at 550 N. Univ. Ave. (Provo Library stop) has been temporarily relocated just north of 600 N.

Provo Station/East Bay

7/13/2018 Construction Update


East Bay North UVX Station 

UVX Station platform work continues at the East Bay North Station (180 E.)


Provo Towne Centre


Towne Centre Blvd. UVX station

UVX station platform work continues at the Towne Centre Blvd. Station. Paving and sidewalk installation are scheduled next week. Towne Centre Blvd. is closed just south of 1200 S. and detours are posted.

Traffic Impacts

  • Towne Centre Blvd. is closed just south of 1200 S.and detours are posted.

Bus Stops

  • UTA bus stops in front of JC Penney are temporarily relocated to 1200 S. and slightly to the north of 1200 S. on Towne Centre Blvd.
East Bay Blvd., Provo


East Bay North UVX station

UVX station platform work continues at the East Bay North Station (180 E.). Sidewalk, landscaping, and irrigation installations continue in the East Bay area.

Novell Place, Provo


East Bay South UVX Station

UVX station platform work and curb and gutter, sidewalk, striping, signage, landscaping, and irrigation installations continue at the Novell Station. Shoulder closures are effective on 1860 S.