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Parts of Ottawa, Ionia avenues to be closed through May 7

If you plan to travel to campus today through the weekend:

  • Ottawa Avenue NW is closed to through-traffic from Lyon to Michigan streets today through 3 p.m. May 7. The Michigan Street intersection is being paved; I-196 ramps remain open. The recommended detour for southbound traffic is Michigan to Monroe Avenue to Lyon.
  • Ionia Avenue NW will also be closed to through-traffic from Lyon to Michigan streets through 3 p.m. May 7. The recommended detour for northbound traffic is Lyon to Monroe to Michigan.


Summer construction begins

GRCC starts on summer construction projects today:

  • Concrete repairs will take place on the Student Plaza on May 1 and 2; pedestrian traffic won’t be affected.
  • Work is scheduled this week on the lower levels of the Bostwick parking ramp; areas of the ramp will be closed.
  • The Music Department will move out of its temporary home in the Data Center this week to its building at Ransom Avenue and Lyon Street.
  • Because of the Bostwick ramp work, Disability Support Services testing will move on May 3 to the Calkins Science Center for the summer.
  • Counseling and Advising will move to the Data Center, under the Bostwick parking ramp.