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Newstead Avenue street improvements project starts the week of January 27th

Construction will begin Phase 1 construction on the Newstead Avenue street improvement Project the week of January 27th.

Please see the attached diagram of the construction area.

Phase 1 construction is anticipated to continue for approximately three (3) weeks, pending weather. During this phase of construction, all work will occur behind the existing curb, however, please anticipate construction vehicles entering and exiting from the street. No lane closures are anticipated during this phase of the work.
If your commute to work includes driving Newstead Avenue, please plan additional time for your commute to work, in anticipation of delays, congestion, changes to traffic and traffic patterns due to construction during this project.

Your patience and cooperation, while we work to improve the campus, is sincerely appreciated.
Please direct any questions or concerns to Lauren Leonard, WUSM Project Manager at or call 314-362-1951.

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