Sidewalk on Laney Walker will close for 1-2 days outside Professional Building 1

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This map shows the closed portion of the sidewalk in yellow and black and temporary pedestrian detours using red arrows.

A portion of the sidewalk adjacent to Professional Building 1 on Laney-Walker Boulevard near 15th Street will be closed for construction beginning at about 9 a.m. Wednesday, May 5.

The Information Technology team for Augusta University Health System is working on an infrastructure upgrade that will impact sidewalk access on the north side.

The contractor has provided a pedestrian traffic plan that has been approved by the city of Augusta as shown above. This closure will last from one to two days.

For more information, please contact construction project manager Andrew Young in Facilities Planning, Design and Construction at 706-721-9211.

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Denise Parrish is Director of Communications for Philanthropy and Alumni Engagement at Augusta University. Contact her to schedule an interview on this topic at 706-721-9760 or

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