Utah Valley University (UVU) Campus

9/14/2018 Construction Update

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UVU UVX station.

UVX station platform work is ongoing at the UVU Station on College Drive. The platform is serviceable from 6 a.m. - 7 p.m.

University Parkway Orem (400 West - 800 East)

9/14/18 Construction Update

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Lakeview Station

UVX station platform work continues in the median at the Lakeview (400 W.), Main Street and University Place (750 E.) stations. Median landscaping is underway. Final pavement surfacing between 200 E. and 800 E. is expected to begin Sept. 23.

Eastbound: Remaining landscaping continues west of 400 W. Traffic signal installation continues at the Family Center entrance. Landscape planter installation begins west of the Xfinity building. Landscape wall installation continues at the Vitamin Shoppe and from 200 E. to State St. Curb and sidewalk installation and paving are planned on 200 E.

Westbound: Irrigation/landscaping and sidewalk installations continue from Main St. to 200 E. Curb and sidewalk installation continues on 200 E., followed by paving. Landscaping and landscape wall installation continues from State St. to 800 E. Intersection reconstruction continues at 800 E.

Traffic Impacts

  • Sept. 17: Eastbound Univ. Pkwy will be restricted to two lanes between Sand Hill Road and 400 W. in Orem on Monday, Sept. 17 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. to accommodate curb installation.
  • To facilitate driveway replacement (concrete curing), the 200 E. driveway access to Carillon Square is closed through Thursday, Sept. 20. Access remains open on Univ. Pkwy and an alternate access via 1200 S. is marked.
  • Night-time roadway surfacing and striping operations continue intermittently along the Univ. Pkwy corridor between 400 W. in Orem and Univ. Ave. in Provo. Intermittent cross-street closures are possible in work zones. 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 routes.
  • 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. Please be safe and make left-turns into businesses only at traffic lights.
  • Business accesses are being maintained. On-street parking has been eliminated.

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

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550 West Station

Median irrigation/landscaping and light installations continue.

Sidewalk installation continues from the Parkway Village shopping center to the Provo River.

Platform work continues at the 550 West Station.

Traffic Impacts

  • Night-time roadway surfacing and striping operations continue intermittently along the Univ. Pkwy corridor between 400 W. in Orem and Univ. Ave. in Provo. Intermittent cross-street closures are possible in work zones. 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 routes.

Trail Impacts

  • The College Connector Trail is closed along the Univ. Pkwy diagonal between 800 E. and 2230 N. 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.

Brigham Young University (900 East)

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900 East, Provo

Sidewalk construction continues on northbound 900 E. between Cedar Ave. and Fir Ave.

Traffic Impacts

  • Northbound 900 E. is reduced to one lane between Birch Ave. and Fir Ave. to accommodate sidewalk construction. Sidewalk detours are in place. Two lanes are maintained on southbound 900 E.

700 North Provo (700 North - 500 South)

9/14/18 Construction Update


Joaquin Station

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

Traffic Impacts

  • With median curbing installed along the center of 700 N., north/south thru-traffic is permitted only at the 200 E. and 400 E. intersections. Motorists should not use the pedestrian crosswalks between the center medians in order to turn left or make a U-turn. Driving in between the median in pedestrian crosswalks is unsafe and illegal. Please obey all traffic laws while travelling through the area.
  • 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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Academy Square Station

UVX station work continues in the median at the Academy Square (600 N.), 300 North, Center Street, and 400 South stations. Canopy placement is planned next week at the 300 North Station.

Final striping, signage and lighting and median irrigation, landscaping and safety curb installations are underway along the corridor. 

Concrete panel replacements are underway in various areas along the corridor, with lane restrictions for this work.

Traffic Impacts

  • Northbound Univ. Ave. is reduced to one lane between 300 S. and 400 N. to accommodate concrete panel placement and curing. Lanes will reopen as concrete has cured.
  • The western leg of the Univ. Ave./400 N. intersection is closed for concrete panel placement. 400 N. business access is maintained via 100 W.

Provo Station/East Bay

9/14/2018 Construction Update


East Bay North Station 

UVX station platform work continues at the East Bay North Station.


Provo Towne Centre


Towne Centre Blvd. Station

UVX station platform work continues at the Towne Centre Blvd. Station.

Novell Place, Provo


East Bay South Station

UVX station platform work continues at the East Bay South Station.