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Newstead Avenue street improvements project continues – phases 2 and 3a

Construction continues for phase 2 on the Newstead Avenue Street Improvement Project, while beginning work on phase 3A.

PHASE 2 – Newstead – Metro Tracks to Duncan

Please see the diagram of the construction area for phase 2. Phase 2 construction is ongoing and anticipated to continue through late March, pending weather.

Lane Closures – During phase 2, the existing north bound lane of the roadway will be closed to traffic, and the center lane/universal lane will be temporarily re-striped to be used as the northbound lane. Please anticipate construction vehicles entering and exiting the street.

PHASE 3A – Newstead – In Front of the CAB Daycare Center – Starts 3/9/20

Please see the diagram of the construction area for phase 3A. Phase 3A construction is anticipated to begin the week of March 9, 2020 and continue through mid-April, pending weather.
Lane Closures – During Phase 3A, the existing north bound lane of the roadway will be closed to traffic and the center lane/universal lane will be temporarily re-striped to be used as the northbound lane, in front of the CAB Daycare Center. Additionally, the entrance to the CAB Daycare Center will be temporarily relocated further to the south to allow work to proceed.

Please anticipate construction vehicles entering and exiting the street.

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 lauren.leonard@wustl.edu or call 314-362-1951.

Categories: Facilities Operations Update