Film to Affect Post Parking and Traffic Patterns
Update: LEXINGTON, Va., June 5, 2013 – Shuttle service will be extended to include a stop at the Marshall Hall parking lot in addition to stops at Third Barracks and Crozet Hall tomorrow, Thursday, June 6. Shuttle service will run continuously from 5 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. from the parking lot at Jordan's Point.
Parking and traffic patterns in place Wednesday will remain the same.
Update: LEXINGTON, Va., June 4, 2013 – Letcher Avenue will be open Wednesday to allow the turn onto VMI Parade at Moody Hall and parking on the Parade Ground. Letcher Avenue will be closed to traffic and parking from VMI Parade to barracks.
Parking will not be permitted along VMI Parade from Smith Hall to Third Barracks.
Shuttle service will continue from Jordan's Point parking to Crozet Hall from 5 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Wednesday.
Update: LEXINGTON, Va., June 3, 2013 – The North Institute Hill and Marshall Hall parking lots will remain closed to cadets and employees Tuesday, June 4, as the filming of Field of Lost Shoes progresses.
Letcher Avenue from the BOQ to Moody Hall will remain closed to traffic and parking Tuesday morning during cleanup operations. Letcher Avenue will reopen as soon as cleanup is finished.
Maiden Lane will remain open, and nose-in parking will be allowed on Letcher Avenue.
VMI employees and cadets not planning to park in the South Institute Hill lot are advised to enter VMI via Saunders Drive at Jordan’s Point. Parking will be available on VMI Parade from Third Barracks to Moody Hall.
Shuttle service from Jordan’s Point parking to Crozet Hall will continue Tuesday, from 5 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Pickup for return to Jordan’s Point will be at Crozet Hall and behind Third Barracks.
LEXINGTON, Va., May 31, 2013 – Parking and traffic patterns on the VMI post will be adjusted for the filming of the feature film Field of Lost Shoes, which begins Monday, June 3.
Temporary signs will be posted regarding detour and parking information.
The North Institute Hill parking lot is closed to cadets and employees for the entire week.
Parked cars must be moved from Letcher Avenue from Maiden Lane to Jackson Memorial Hall, VMI Parade except in front of Smith Hall and Marshall Library, and the Marshall Hall parking lot by 5 p.m. Sunday, June 2. Cadet and Washington and Lee University spaces in the Marshall Hall lot will remain open.
On Monday, June 3, Letcher Avenue will be closed to traffic and parking from the BOQ to Jackson Memorial Hall and barracks. Maiden Lane will remain open, allowing access to the South Institute Hill parking. Other Letcher Avenue traffic will be detoured through Washington and Lee University.
VMI employees and cadets not planning to park in the South Institute Hill lot are advised to enter VMI via Saunders Drive at Jordans Point. Limited employee parking will be available on the Parade Ground and on VMI Parade in front of Smith Hall and the Marshall Library. Physical plant employees will direct parking in these areas.
Employees are encouraged to park in the Jordans Point lot; shuttles will run between that lot and Crozet Hall from 5 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. on Monday and Tuesday. Pickup for return to Jordan's point will be at Crozet Hall and behind Third Barracks.
These parking and traffic patterns are expected to continue into Tuesday.
Employees are advised to check the website for daily parking and traffic pattern updates.