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Power restored at Rockefeller Hall

Cornell Utilities crews report that power has been fully restored to Rockefeller Hall.

Please call Infrastructure, Properties, and Planning at 255-5322 with any questions.

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Portion of East Avenue Closed April 26-May 8, 2016

A portion of East Avenue will be closed to all traffic from April 26 to May 8, 2016, to facilitate road repairs.

Beginning April 26, the portion of East Avenue between Tower Road and the Lincoln Hall driveway will be closed to all vehicle traffic, including buses and bicycles. The sidewalk on the west side of the roadway will be closed as well. The road will reopen on May 9, 2016.

For complete information about the closure and its impacts, visit http://news.cornell.edu/stories/2016/04/part-east-avenue-close-all-traffic-april-26-may-8.

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Hydrant Flushing in Central, North, and West Campus

Crews from Infrastructure, Properties, and Planning have begun hydrant inspections on campus. The Cornell Community may see large amounts of water on the ground in the area of each hydrant being flushed. There may also be intermittent water pressure fluctuations during the flushing.

If you have any questions, please call Infrastructure, Properties, and Planning Customer Service at 255-5322.

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