Springfield Avenue closed on campus Friday and Saturday

URBANA — Springfield Avenue between Wright Street and Goodwin Avenue will be closed beginning Friday morning in conjunction with the Engineering Open House scheduled for this weekend.

The street will close beginning at 6 a.m. Friday and is expected to remain closed to traffic until 3 p.m. Saturday. 

Dropoff and pickup from University High School will still be available.

The closure is to accommodate Engineering Open House scheduled for Friday and Saturday. For more information about the event, please visit http://eoh.ec.illinois.edu/.

The University of Illinois Police Department thanks drivers for their patience and willingness to use alternate routes during this closure.