Road Closures and Traffic Flow June 17-24

LEXINGTON, Va., June 14, 2019—Letcher Avenue will be closed Monday, June 17, through Wednesday, June 19, due to the impending demolition of the Bachelor Officers’ Quarters (post police building) at 301 Letcher Avenue. During this time, visitors are encouraged to enter post through Jordan’s Point.

In addition, Maiden Lane, which runs between Letcher Avenue and Main Street, will be closed from Monday, June 17, at 7 a.m. until Friday, July 5, at 5 p.m. This closure is necessary not only for the demolition of the Bachelor Officers’ Quarters but also for the installation of a new sewer line in the area. During this period, access to the South Institute Hill parking lot will be from Main Street at its intersection with Diamond Street.  Signage in the parking lot will indicate new temporary traffic flow. Please use caution.

During the June 17-19 time frame, construction safety fencing will encircle the perimeter of the work area around the Bachelor Officers’ Quarters. The sidewalk on the Neikirk Hall side of Letcher Avenue will remain open for pedestrian traffic only. 

June 24 - STP, Summer Session II, and Parents Orientation

Monday, June 24, will be a busy day at VMI, and will prove challenging with ongoing construction projects throughout post.

Enter Post via Jordan’s Point.  Be on the lookout for directional signage.

Unloading will be in front of Barracks.  Please unload at the time indicated in the instructions you have received.

Parking

-- For this day only, parking will be permitted on the Parade Ground.  Please follow the directions of Institute personnel, who will direct you. All vehicles must be off the Parade Ground by 5 p.m.

-- Long-term parking for STP will be at Stonewall Square Shopping Center.  STP personnel will provide you with directions.

-- Parking for Summer Session II students will be in designated cadet parking spots in the Marshall Hall lot, the parking lot near Gray-Minor Stadium, and the parking lot above Foster Stadium adjacent to Forini Field.

The PX is Closed for renovation.  Summer Session and STP students can eat at Crozet Hall as part of their meal plan.  Parents can also eat lunch at Crozet Hall for $10.

The Book Store is open on June 24 from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

 

-VMI-

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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