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Upcoming Service Road West and Service Road South Closure Notice

Service Road West, the north/south road in front of Buildings 11 and 14, will be closed on two Saturdays – this Saturday, March 21 and Saturday, April 25. In addition, from March 21 through April 25, Service Road South, the east/west road between Buildings 11 and 14 will be closed. These closures are necessary for crane installation and use as part of cooling tower repairs for the NIH Central Utility Plant. As part of this closure, the parking lot in front of Building 11 will also be closed. Pedestrian access will remain available via a covered walkway.

For a map detailing the area to be closed and the pedestrian detour route, please visit:

The NIH will place signs at each end of the closure, alerting vehicles and re-directing pedestrians. On the two Saturdays Service Road West is closed, motorists are encouraged to consider using alternate routes to navigate the southwest portion of campus. Please visit the employee campus map to view optional routes at:   

For questions regarding this message, please contact the ORS Information Line at or 301-594-6677. TTY is available at 301-435-1908. For questions regarding this construction project, please contact the Office of Research Facilities Project Officer, Mansour (Marty) Haghjou at or 301-402-7811.

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