As part of the Fairbanks Hall Renovation Project, utility work will be happening. The sidewalk between the Women’s Building and Fairbanks Hall is scheduled to be closed from Monday, November 29 through Monday, December 27, 2021. An area of the sidewalk/fire lane between Austin Hall and the Asian & Pacific Cultural Center will also be closed.

Fairbanks Hall area map

For work related to the Completing Reser Stadium project, the west area of the Reser Stadium lot (lot #3281) will be closed from Monday, November 22, 2021 through Friday, December 10, 2021. Exterior sawcutting work is scheduled for an electrical reroute.

An extended closure for the west area of the Reser Stadium lot is also scheduled starting Monday, November 22, 2021 through Thursday, June 15, 2023. The area will be used for a contractor jobsite and temporary storage space.

For questions or comments on this closure, contact Construction Manager Deena Magana at 541-737-8836.

Reser Parking lot west area map

As part of the Merryfield Hall Renovation project, two accessible parking spaces in parking lot #3221 will be temporarily closed so that building materials can be placed on the roof of Merryfield Hall. A lift will be set up in the area. This temporary closure will also impact the drive aisle between Merryfield Hall and Graf Hall. Work is scheduled from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Thursday, November 18, 2021.

For questions or comments on this closure, contact Project Manager David Amundson at 541-737-2760.

Lot #3221 and drive aisle between Merryfield Hall and Graf Hall area map

As part of the Community Hall Slope Project, excavation and storm pipe installation work is scheduled along the south side of Furman Hall starting Thursday, November 18 through Wednesday, November 24, 2021. A sidewalk closure will be in place. Pedestrians will be able to access Furman Hall via the east entrance.

For questions or comments about this closure, contact Project Manager Lindsey Austin at 541-990-7720 or Construction Manager Ryan Wilson at 503-779-3488.

Community Hall Slope Project and Furman Hall access area map

Due to immediate repairs occurring near the Agricultural & Life Sciences (ALS) Building, there will be excavation equipment and construction activity along Campus Way from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Wednesday, November 17, 2021. A pedestrian path will be maintained.

For questions or comments on this closure, contact Construction Manager Jason Lundy at 541-270-0193.

Campus Way area map

Starting Monday, November 22, 2021, more than 20 parking lots and the OSU parking garage will be closed for sweeping and leaf pickup. Parking lots will reopen as the work is completed, and all lots are expected to be reopened by the end of the business day on Wednesday, November 24, 2021. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause, and appreciate your understanding while parking lots are cleared of leaves and debris. For a complete listing of closed lots, see below or visit the Parking Closures webpage.

For questions about where you may park during these closures, contact Transportation Services at 541-737-2583. For other questions or comments on this closure, contact Transportation Services Field Supervisor Kristie Liddle at 541-737-9618.

List of closed lots:

As part of the Community Hall Slope Project, a temporary planned power outage at the Hattie Redmond Women & Gender Center is scheduled for Monday, November 8, 2021 from 7-8 a.m. Power is expected to be off for less than an hour.

For questions or comments about the planned power outage, contact Project Manager Lindsey Austin at 541-990-7720.

Hattie Redmond Women & Gender Center area map

As part of the Graf Hall Renovation Project, tank removal work near the north entry to Graf Hall has been postponed and will need to be rescheduled. Work was originally scheduled for Thursday, November 4 and Friday, November 5, 2021.

For questions or comments, contact Project Manager David Amundson at 541-737-2760.

As part of the Cordley Hall Renewal project, PacifiCorp will be conducting work along NW Orchard Avenue. Expect intermittent traffic interruptions along NW Orchard Avenue between 30th and 26th streets. Traffic control will be in place and traffic interruptions will be short. Work is scheduled to take place daily from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Thursday, November 4 and Friday, November 5, 2021.

For questions or comments on this closure, contact Construction Manager Jason Lundy at 541-270-0193.

NW Orchard Avenue area map

As part of the Graf Hall Renovation Project, ongoing construction work is scheduled to take place in and around the building starting on Friday, October 29 through Friday, November 5, 2021 (view map).

Planned construction activities include:

Friday, October 29

  • Excavation on west side of Graf Hall parking lot (lot #3221), near Dearborn Hall. Excavator may be moving around to other locations in the lot.
  • Dump trucks hauling in and out.
  • Lot can remain open, but there will be fewer spaces available and there may be times that entry/exit may be blocked. 
  • Structural work continuing on bridge between Rogers Hall and Strand Hall.
  • Walkway from Monroe Street to Graf Hall parking lot (lot #3221) closed.
  • Exit doors from Rogers Hall will be marked closed except in emergency.

Tuesday, November 2 or Wednesday, November 3 (Actual date weather-dependent)

  • Concrete pour for ADA parking 
  • South entry to Graf Hall closed (will direct pedestrians to north entry of building)
  • May affect some parking spaces, vehicle circulation in Graf Hall parking lot (lot #3221). 

Wednesday, November 3

  • Deliver and install Electrical vaults. Graf Hall parking lot will be closed to vehicles and pedestrians.

Thursday, November 4 and Friday, November 5

  • Removal of oil tank near north entry to Graf Hall, and backfill of hole. Please note that this work will block the sidewalk and north entry to Graf Hall. 
  • South lane of traffic will be blocked. 
  • Flaggers will direct traffic in street.

For questions or comments on this closure, contact Project Manager David Amundson at 541-737-2760.

Graf Hall and Parking lot #3221 area map