Rendering of the new Belknap academic building, aerial view.
Rendering of the new Belknap academic building, aerial view.

Effective Nov. 5 through Nov. 26 (weather permitting), the Belknap Academic Building’s contractor, Whittenberg Construction, has scheduled closure of specific sidewalk areas. There is construction fencing, signage and barricades that re-route pedestrian/vehicular pathways at the following areas:

  • Sidewalk closed between Shumaker Research Building and new Belknap Academic Building
  • Sod replacement in areas to the west of the building, in between Schneider/Lutz and Shumaker. The surrounding sidewalks to remain open with minimal encroachment.

A map of the affected areas is included at the following link:#UofL Construction Map_181029

Alicia Kelso
Alicia Kelso is editor of UofLNews and UofL Today. She joined UofL in 2015 as communications director of the Brandeis School of Law. Prior, she was the editorial director of foodservice media for Networld Media Group, where her work was featured in publications around the world, including NPR, Bloomberg, The Seattle Times, Good Morning America and Franchise Asia Magazine. She continues to serve as a contributor for many publications, including, and Innovation Leader.