Construction Information

Construction is scheduled to begin in the median of University Parkway between 400 West and 800 East later this summer. This work will clear a path for the BRT portion of the project. Work on the outside lanes is scheduled from Fall 2016 through Summer 2017. Access will be maintained to all businesses. Watch for updates as more information becomes available.

4/21/17 Construction Update

Construction Progress In This Segment

Excavation and road base placement on Univ. Pkwy in Orem.

Telecommunications/gas/power/water line relocations, signal work and landscape wall installation continue on the south side of the road between 400 W. and Main St.. Next week, crews will continue placing road subgrade and base, pour concrete curbing and install foundations for street lighting.

Traffic Impacts

  • Traffic has been shifted to the roadway center. Drivers are advised to reduce speeds and watch for lane shifts.
  • Left-turns are permitted only at signalized intersections. Left-turns are not permitted in mid-block sections over solid double yellow lines. Please be safe and make left-turns into businesses only at traffic lights.
  • Business accesses are being maintained. On-street parking has been eliminated.
  • Sidewalk is closed in the work zone on the south side of the road and pedestrian traffic is detoured to the north side.