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Portion of 23rd Avenue closed Feb. 14

Feb. 7, 2016—From 3 to 10 a.m. Sunday, Feb. 14, the portion of 23rd Avenue between Children’s Way and the east entrance to South Garage will be closed so that maintenance can be performed on the electrical transformer located inside the garage.

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Crane removal will close Garland Avenue Jan. 12–13

Jan. 6, 2016—The removal of a crane necessary for the construction of the Engineering and Science Building will close Garland Avenue between 24th Avenue South and 25th Avenue South from 7 a.m. Tuesday to 5 p.m. Wednesday.

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Children’s Hospital event leads to traffic changes Sept. 1–2

Aug. 27, 2015—Vanderbilt University Medical Center and the Monroe Carell Jr. Children’s Hospital at Vanderbilt will kick off the construction phase of the “Growing to New Heights” campaign to expand the Children’s Hospital on Wednesday, Sept. 2. Please make note of the following road closures and changes to traffic.

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Make note of modified parking for football season opener

Aug. 13, 2015—Vanderbilt opens its 2015 football season on Thursday, Sept. 3, with a nationally televised game on the SEC Network against Western Kentucky University. With the game being played on a workday, some adjustments in parking and traffic flow are necessary.

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24th Avenue South closed Aug. 10-14; use detour

Aug. 5, 2015—A large portion of 24th Avenue South from Kensington Place to just north of the Vanderbilt Orthopedic Surgery/Free Electron Laser Building will be closed from Monday, Aug. 10, to Friday, Aug. 14, to accommodate a construction project in the area.

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Roads to close ahead of Luke Bryan concert

Jun. 30, 2015—Vanderbilt will host country music artist Luke Bryan in concert on Saturday, July 11, at Vanderbilt Stadium. The week prior to the event, there will be lane and road closures in and around the stadium area.

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Nashville Chalk Fest will close Hillsboro Village streets near campus

Apr. 7, 2015—Nashville Chalk Fest, a free two-day street festival benefiting the Vanderbilt Bill Wilkerson Center’s Department of Hearing and Speech Sciences, is scheduled for April 11-12. The event will close several streets in Hillsboro Village from Friday, April 10, at 9 a.m. through Sunday, April 12, at midnight.

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Road closure on Natchez Trace begins April 4

Mar. 31, 2015—The northbound lane of Natchez Trace between Children’s Way and Jess Neely Drive will be closed beginning Saturday, April 4, through Monday, April 20. This two-week closure is made necessary by construction being done on the McGugin Center addition.

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Highland Avenue to be closed March 30

Mar. 26, 2015—The closure of Highland Avenue scheduled for March 31, 2015, has been changed to March 30, 2015.

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Portion of Highland Avenue closed March 23-25

Mar. 20, 2015—The westbound lane of Highland Avenue will be closed March 23, 24 and 25 from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. each day due to construction at the nearby Science and Engineering Building site, but access to the 25th Avenue Garage will remain open to faculty and staff.

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Hot Chocolate 15/5k will close roads near campus Feb. 14

Feb. 11, 2015—The Hot Chocolate 15k/5k is coming to Nashville Feb. 14. Road closures will be in effect, including two westbound lanes of West End Avenue.

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Overnight road closure near hospital entrance continues Nov. 17-21

Nov. 13, 2014—The north entrance drive for Vanderbilt University Hospital will be closed from Monday, Nov. 17, through Friday, Nov. 21, between 10 p.m.–4:30 a.m. each night.

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