Construction Updates

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December 18, 2012

Quad Construction Update Dec. 18, 2012

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Construction: The grounds improvement project is wrapping up for the season. The fencing has been removed and the landscape crew is working on the last of the sod.  Landscaping will resume in March for the finishing touches. President’s House (McCartney Street and College Avenue): The new stone wall at the President’s House has been completed. […]

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December 5, 2012

Construction in the City of Easton

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Toll Bridge Rehabilitation Project Repair of the Easton-Phillipsburg (Route 22) Toll Bridge is anticipated to begin in June 2013.  The anticipated substantial completion is December 2014.  Construction, lane closures will be suspended for four months during winter 2013-14. Travel impacts include closures of one travel lane in each direction for six months in 2013 (June […]

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November 21, 2012

Quad Construction Update Nov. 20, 2012

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Construction –  After the northern path is done early next week, irrigation and landscaping work will continue up to it.  Please be cautious of the large equipment while trees are being planted on the Quad. Clinton Terrace Turnaround  – Next week a section will be blocked off to allow UGI to service its gas line […]

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November 13, 2012

Quad Construction Update Nov. 13, 2012

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Construction –  New brick pavers and bluestone are being installed along the northern path. Later this week planting of new trees around the Quad will begin. Gateway Arch (North 3rd Street) – With the installation of new landscaping, the arch work is nearing completion. President’s House (McCartney and College Avenue) – Work continues on a new […]

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November 6, 2012

Quad Construction Update Nov. 6, 2012

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Progress – The northern path from Hogg Hall to Skillman Library is being completed. Later this week the remaining concrete base will be poured for the pathways.  Next week pavers will be set and the irrigation system installed. Gateway Arch (North 3rd Street) – New landscaping will be installed late this week into early next week. President’s House […]

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October 24, 2012

Quad Construction Update Oct. 24, 2012

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Progress – A subcontractor is working on the northern path from Hogg Hall to Skillman Library. Next week the concrete subcontractor will start pouring the base for the new pathway. The landscape subcontractor is planting soil and mulch for the new planting beds around the Quad.  The masonry subcontractor is installing the new donor wall in front of Acopian. […]

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October 16, 2012

Quad Construction Update Oct. 16, 2012

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Progress – This week a subcontractor will continue construction of the north path around the Zelkova trees. Clinton Terrace – Later this week, construction crews will remove the fencing around the Clinton Terrace circle.  The circle and Pardee’s east entrance will then be open for students, faculty, and staff. Gateway Arch (North 3rd Street) – The handrail […]

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September 25, 2012

Quad Construction Update Sept. 25, 2012

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Progress – The masonry contractor is installing granite at the intersection of High & McCartney and Clinton Terrace. Later this week the Quad’s irrigation system will be brought in. Early next week sod will be placed around the new pathways. Deliveries – We’re anticipating several large deliveries of granite and sod this week and next. Traffic may be […]

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September 18, 2012

Quad Construction Update Sept. 18, 2012

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Progress – The hardscape contractor is installing brick pavers on the newly poured paths between Skillman Library and the Farinon Center.  A separate crew is installing granite at the intersection of High and McCartney, and Clinton Terrace.  The pathways between Pardee and Kirby will also be graded and hopefully poured this week in order to allow […]

Lafayette College

September 13, 2012

Campus-Wide Email Sept. 13, 2012

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To: Lafayette Campus Community From: Offices of Public Safety and Facilities Planning & Construction Re: Update on the Temporary Traffic Adjustments for High Street at Sullivan Lane (September 17 through October 5) As we all know, in addition to benefits of campus greening and beautification, a primary objective of the Quad project is enhanced pedestrian […]