FLN Exhaust Fans Shut Down Oct 21st & 22nd for Maintenance
FLN Exhaust fans #5, 6, 9N, 9S, 14, 15, 16, 21, 23E, 30 will be shut down from 6:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m. on October 21, 2017 and fans #34N, 34S, 39, 40, 10, 100, 101, 102, 103 and 104 will be shut down from 6:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m. on October 22, 2017 for maintenance. Fume hoods will be impacted by the shutdowns and will not be available for use during the outages. No other utilities will be affected by this work. Exhaust fans will be turned back on immediately following completion of work on Oct 21st and 22nd. For additional information contact the Facilities Service Center at 458-4262.
Pedestrian and Shuttle Service Routes from VIA bus stops to DTC
VIA bus detours, scheduled to begin on October 15, 2017, have temporarily relocated several bus stops from the Downtown Campus to other locations nearby. To assist our campus community in safely navigating these areas, the attached map provides suggested pedestrian routes to and from the temporary bus stops located at Milam Park and at the S. Santa Rosa and W. Nueva intersection.
In addition, Campus Services will offer temporary shuttle service between the Downtown Campus and nearby alternate bus stops. This route will take approximately 15-20 minutes. Please refer to the attached shuttle service map.
UTSA Police will provide additional patrols around these temporary bus stops and the campus during this time.
For more information regarding the VIA bus detours, please visit their website at http://www.viainfo.net/friostreetclosures/ or attend the Town Hall on Wednesday, October 18, 2017 at 1:00 p.m. in the Buena Vista Building, Aula Canaria (1.328).
UCII – Chili’s Patio Closed for Repairs Oct 20th
The patio adjacent to the UCII Chili’s will be closed from 8:00 a.m. until approximately 5:00 p.m. on Friday, October 20, 2017 for repairs. Work will include the removal and reinstallation of pavers and compaction of the base materials. The patio will reopen immediately following completion of the work on Oct 20th. For additional information contact the Facilities Service Center at 458-4262.
Downtown Campus – Temporary VIA Bus Detours
Road improvements along Frio Street will affect VIA service in and around Centro Plaza beginning October 15, 2017. VIA bus routes, 86926 and 86927, that stop at the UTSA Downtown Campus are expected to be rerouted for approximately two months. To assist with the temporary changes, VIA will install A-frame message boards at the bus stops directly outside of the UTSA Downtown Campus. To learn more about how these detours affect your bus commute to the Downtown Campus, please reference the attached VIA quick reference sheets or visit VIA online at http://www.viainfo.net/friostreetclosures/.
FY18 Tri-Campus Fire Protection System Inspections
The tri-campus fire suppression, fire alarm, and fire sprinkler systems will be inspected and serviced, as required by the State of Texas, from September 2017 through August 2018. The systems will be inspected and serviced between 8:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. and audio and visual appliances including horns, speakers and lights tested between 10:00 p.m. and 6:00 a.m. An intercom announcement will be made prior to the start of testing. For additional information please reference the attached schedule or contact the Facilities Service Center at 458-4262.
S. Frio St. and W. Cesar E. Chavez Blvd. intersection closed beginning October 15, 2017
The City of San Antonio will close the intersection at S. Frio St. and W. César E. Chávez Blvd. beginning at 10:00 p.m. on Sunday, October 15, 2017. The closure is part of the city’s ongoing project to improve vehicle and pedestrian routes in the area and scheduled to last three weeks. The city will post message boards seven days prior to construction to inform the public. The attached map shows detour routes and the locations of posted signage. If you have questions about the project, please contact Richard Casiano, Capital Projects Officer, at 210-207-8218 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
West Campus Road Shut Down to One Lane Beginning Oct 16th
West Campus Road, located in front of the Central Receiving Warehouse (CRW), will be shut down to one lane from October 16, 2017 until October 31, 2017 for placement of a test pervious concrete cover. The closure is not expected to impact daily operations as one lane of the road will remain open and available for use. For additional information please reference the attached area photo or contact the Facilities Service Center at 458-4262. West Campus Rd
Main Campus: SEB Construction Updates
Construction of the new Science and Engineering Building (SEB) continues through the start of the fall semester. The greenbelt east of the BSE and adjacent to the ART, service drive entrance at the ART and portions of Bauerle Road Lot 1, Ford Avenue Lot and Ximenes Avenue Lot remain closed. Beginning August 21, 2017 access to Paseo del Sur via south of campus, nineteen additional parking spaces in the Bauerle Road Lot 1 and twelve additional parking spaces in the Ford Avenue Lot will be available. Pedestrian signage including directional, detour and alternate ADA route, to and from the plaza level via the ART elevators, have been installed throughout the construction site. Temporary sidewalks have also been installed along Bauerle Road between the ART and Paseo del Sur to assist with pedestrian detours. All closures will remain cordoned off with construction fencing. For additional information, please reference the attached map or contact the Facilities Service Center at 458-4262.
|Location of Closure:||Date of Closure:|
|Greenbelt – construction site||June 5, 2017 – June 17, 2020|
|Bauerle Rd Lot 1||June 5, 2017 – June 17, 2020|
|Service drive entry – next to ART||June 5, 2017 – January 7, 2018|
|Ximenes Ave and Ford Rd lots – next to AET||June 5, 2017 – January 7, 2018|
|Ford Rd Lot (portion) – next to BSE||June 1, 2017 – January 7, 2018|