As part of the Cordley Hall Renewal Project, the north/south sidewalk on the east side of Cordley Hall will be closed due to construction activities from Friday, August 5, 2022 until June 2024.

This sidewalk is between Cordley Hall, Bates Hall and the Hallie E. Ford Center. The closure is between SW Campus Way and SW Orchard Ave.

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

Sidewalk closure between SW Orchard Ave and SW Campus Way at OSU

Facilities Services will be performing annual load bank testing for the below listed building emergency/ stand-by generators.  Each test will take approximately 3 hours. There may be excessive noise and possible exhaust fume odors associated with testing.  Each generator will be refueled after testing. 

Week of August 1st  

  • Milam Hall 
  • Burt Hall 
  • Dearborn Hall 
  • Milne Computer Center 

Week of August 8th  

  • The Valley Library 
  • Pharmacy Building 
  • Kerr Administration Building  
  • Kerr Administration Building Telecom 

Week of August 15th  

  • Sinnhuber Aquatic Research Lab 
  • Salmon Disease Lab #1 
  • Research Way Building 

Week of August 22nd 

  • Portable Generator #3 
  • Portable Generator #4 

For questions or comments on this notice contact, Facilities Services at 541-737-2969. 

Closures are often subject to changes and delays, so please visit the OSU Campus Closures, Shutdowns, and Detours page for updates on this and other campus closures. 

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Facilities Services 

University Facilities, Infrastructure & Operations 

Oregon State University 

830 SW 35th Street | Corvallis, OR 97331 | 541-737-2969 

For work related to the Owen Hall water leak and elevator renovation project, a planned one-hour shutdown to the domestic waste line in Owen Hall’s east wing is scheduled for 6-7 a.m. on Wednesday, July 27, 2022. The domestic waste line shutdown will temporarily impact all restrooms in levels 1-4 and all sinks & labs on levels 1-4 in the east wing of the building. Work will occur to tie a new sump pump in the elevator shaft. 

For questions or comments about this work, contact Project Manager John Doty at 541-740-8302.

Owen Hall area map

One of the Linus Pauling Science Center building supply fans will be shut down to replace several failed fan motors. Building occupants may notice some air pressure fluctuations, fume hoods will remain operational.

For questions or comments on this closure, contact Matt Zink at 541-737-2969.

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For work related to the Community Hall Slope Project, a closure of the west bound lane of SW Jefferson Way between SW 15th Street and SW Benton Place is scheduled to start on Monday, August 8, 2022 through Friday, August 12, 2022. The west bound lane will be closed daily during working hours from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. A detour will be in place around the closure area to SW Washington Way and down SW Benton Place (view map). Temporary access will be provided during off hours.

For questions or comments about this closure, contact Construction Manager Ryan Wilson at 503-779-3488.

SW Jefferson Way area map

For work related to the Gladys Valley Sprinkler & Light Replacement, a planned fire sprinkler shutdown at the Gladys Valley Gymnastics Center is scheduled to start at 6 a.m. on Monday, July 18, 2022 through 5 p.m. on Friday, July 22, 2022.

For questions or comments about this shutdown, contact Project Manager Scott Bond at 541-974-2520.

Gladys Valley Gymnastics Center area map