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Update - November 23

Beginning on Wednesday,  December 1 and lasting several weeks the next major phase of the electrical infrastructure upgrade will be taking place behind the Administration Building.

  • The rear of the Administration will be closed to all traffic. The closure will happen at the rear corner (South East Corner) of the building in the vicinity of exterior door 8 (Dental Clinic) and door 9 (Bookstore Delivery Hatch).  
  • A temporary emergency only pedestrian walkway will be available during the closure. Please enter/exit through exterior door # 13, which faces the Child Study Building during the duration of the closure.    
  • Several parking spots will be closed in the rear of Administration during this time to ensure the safe passage of construction vehicles.
  • The handicapped parking will be temporarily relocated to the front North West Corner of the Administration Building. (In the area of the motorcycle parking).
  • Motorcycle parking will be temporarily suspended. If you have a motorcycle, please feel free to park in any valid parking spot.   

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Update - November 10

Beginning on Friday, November 12 through  Friday November 19 there will be some minor travel disruptions behind the Administration Building in the Area of Exterior Door 8.

  • The roadway will remain open and a police officer will assist with the traffic flow.  
  • All campus deliveries can still be made as needed
  • The current available handicapped parking will not be effected behind Admin
  • Additional parking can be found in the Assumption Ave Lot
  • Parking spaces and motorcycle parking located in the front North West Corner of Admin has been reopened.

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Update - November 3

  • Beginning on Wednesday, November 3, 2021, the Surprenant Parking Lot entrance will be closed and a temporary entrance will be open 20 ft. from the regular entrance. This will remain in effect for several weeks.

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Update - October 27

  • Beginning Friday, October 29, masonry work will begin in the front left area of the Administration Building near the Business Office. Work will include removing and replacing brickwork around windows and other areas. Please be aware that some of the equipment (and generators, grinding tools) will make noise and create dust. Dust control measures will be in place.
  • On Saturday October 30, work will begin in the rear of the Administration Building between the rear revolving door and the QuEST Center. 

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Update - October 18

10/18-10/29

  • The staff & faculty parking near Assumption Ave will be closed to vehicle and pedestrian traffic. Staff and faculty parking is available in designated spots in the Administration Building parking lot, parking lot near Surprenant Hall, and Lot 1. A map of the revised traffic pattern is attached.

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Update - September 24

Beginning Monday, September 27 and lasting several weeks

  • The Existing “Road Closure” sign and barricade at the entrance of Lot 3 closest to the Athletic Center will be shifted towards Burncoat Street to the first entrance of Lot 3. All vehicle traffic will now enter Lot 3 at first entrance from Burncoat.
  • The second entrance of Lot 3, near the Athletic Center, will be utilized for Pedestrian traffic only. Signage will be provided noting that the road is closed to vehicle traffic.
  • The Pedestrian/Handicap walkway near the Athletic Center will be relocated. Signage and fencing/cones will be provided showing pedestrian detour pathways throughout the area near the Athletic Center including Handicap Accessible signage.

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Update - September 16

Wednesday, Sept 22  through Friday, October, 29

  • Work will begin in the front middle and left north and west sections of the Administration Building. Work will also continue on a portion of the Administration Building to the left of the main entrance. This area will reopen on October 29.
  • Please note: Work will include removing and replacing brickwork and areas around windows. While dust control measures will be in place, please be aware that of some of the equipment (generators, grinding tools, lifts) will make noise.
  • During work on the exterior of the building, occupants are strongly recommended to keep all windows closed, to mitigate noise and potential dust.
  • Entrances in the work areas on the western side of the building will be closed, to be used for emergency purposes only. 
  • Pedestrians and vehicles must remain clear of all work areas.
  • Additional parking is available at the staff & faculty parking lot near Assumption Ave.

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Update - September 14

Tuesday, September 14 through Friday September 17

The staff & faculty parking near Assumption Ave will be closed to vehicle and pedestrian traffic. Staff and faculty parking is available in designated spots in Lot 1. 

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Update - September 2

September 3, 2021 for approximately 3 weeks:

  • Currently the front of the Administration Building by Door #14 is closed and the loop road between Lots 2 and 3 is closed to vehicle traffic.
  • Access to Lots 2 and 3 is available for use from the loop road
  • In parking in Lots 3, 4 or 5, the pedestrian walkway is still open
  • If you are parking in Lots 3, 4 or 5 you will need to exit by way of Burncoat Street. Turn right onto Burncoat Street and right onto Randall Street. This will bring you to West Boylston Street.

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Update - August 26

Work will begin next week to renovate and enhance the exterior of the Administration Building. The project will take place in phases, and is expected to be completed by the end of November.  We will keep you updated as the work progresses.

August 31 through September 16

Work will begin in the front left southern section of the building, across the front entrance. As always, the safety of faculty, staff and students is our primary focus. Work will include removing and replacing brickwork around windows and other areas. Please be aware that some of the equipment (generators, grinding tools) will make noise and create dust. Dust control measures will be in place. During work on the exterior of the building, it is strongly recommended that building occupants keep all windows closed to mitigate noise and potential dust.

  • The accompanying map notes portions of parking lots and traffic patterns which will be impacted. The large equipment requires room to operate. If handicap parking are in a work area, alternative handicap parking locations will be provided.
  • Initially, the main stairway entrance to the building will be closed, to be used for emergency purposes only.  Signs will be posted to identify entrance and exit doors.
  • We request that pedestrians and vehicles remain clear of all work areas.

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Update - August 19

Thank you for your continued patience and cooperation during the West Boylston Street campus upgrade project. Updates are as follows:

August 18 for approximately 2 weeks: The staff & faculty parking near Assumption Ave will be closed to vehicle and pedestrian traffic.

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Update - August 12

Friday August 13 through Tuesday, August 17: The staff & faculty parking near Assumption Ave will be closed to vehicle and pedestrian traffic.
A map of the revised traffic pattern is attached.

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Update - August 5

Monday, August 9 through approximately Tuesday, August 17

  • The section of the parking lot between the rear of the Administration Building and the QuEST Center will be closed to vehicle traffic. Pedestrian access will be restricted.
  • Faculty, Staff, and Visitor parking will continue to be available in front the Administration Building
  • Handicap parking will remain near the bus shelter by the roundabout at the top of the West Boylston St. entrance.
  • A map of the revised traffic pattern is below; appropriate signage will be posted as applicable

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Ongoing Construction

Monday, August 2 for approximately 10 weeks

The section of the loop road between the Athletic Center and the Surprenant Hall parking lot will be closed.

Access to the lower portion of campus will only be available via the West Boylston Street entrance.

The Surprenant Hall parking lot will be accessible via the West Boylston Street entrance; the section of the loop road near the Tornado Memorial will open for 2-way traffic.This parking lot and access to the road will be limited to faculty, staff, or handicap parking needs.

A map of the revised traffic pattern is attached; appropriate signage will be posted as applicable.

We will keep you updated as this project progresses. Visit QCC.edu/construction for additional information.