Construction and Traffic Updates

Knight Campus traffic update 

Sept. 5, 2019: Eastbound traffic on Franklin Boulevard between Onyx and Agate streets should be restored to three lanes within a few days. The sidewalk under the bridge on the south side of Franklin Boulevard is also slated to re-open very soon, easing pedestrian traffic. 

Westbound traffic on Franklin Boulevard between Onyx and Agate streets is expected to continue to be two lanes into the spring.

Road to close overnight for construction of Knight Campus bridge

June 24, 2019: Overnight closures on Franklin Boulevard between Onyx and Agate streets are slated to begin July 8 while crews complete work on a skybridge, an important element of the new Phil and Penny Knight Campus for Accelerating Scientific Impact. Work is expected to be completed by Labor Day. Detours will be in place from 10 p.m. to 5 a.m. See details in Around the O... 

Map and diagram for traffic detours (PDF)

Knight Campus pedestrian bridge work creates Franklin detours

April 15, 2019: Construction on a pedestrian bridge as part of the Phil and Penny Knight Campus for Accelerating Scientific Impact will cause temporary changes to vehicle and pedestrian traffic on Franklin Boulevard from the end of April through most of the summer. Read more in Around the O...

Email update with tentative schedule sent to affected constituents
Map and diagram for pedestrian and bicycle traffic (PDF)

Millrace flows to stop temporarily

Sept. 21, 2018: Crews working on the Phil and Penny Knight Campus for Accelerating Scientific Impact are expected to stop water flows in the millrace over the next few days, with no anticipated impact to vehicle or pedestrian traffic. Read more in Around the O...

Excavation to start on millrace

June 25, 2018: Construction on the Phil and Penny Knight Campus for Accelerating Scientific Impact continues this week, with excavation and work on the millrace slated to get underway. Read more in Around the O...

Knight Campus construction to impact pedestrian, bicycle and vehicle traffic 

May 20, 2018: Construction on the Phil and Penny Knight Campus for Accelerating Scientific Impact will start to ramp up soon, meaning there will be a few new things to keep in mind for pedestrian, bicycle and vehicle traffic on Franklin Boulevard. Read more in Around the O...

Map and diagram for pedestrian and bicycle traffic (PDF)
Map and diagram for traffic re-routing (PDF)