SW, NW Corners of University, Oregon Closed for Curb Repairs

Last Updated on August 30, 2016 at 5:08 pm

Originally published August 30, 2016

Map of sidewalk closureThe southwest corner of University Avenue and Oregon Street will be closed for construction starting Tuesday, Aug. 30, 2016, so contractors with the El Paso Streetcar Project can work on sidewalks and ADA ramps. Vehicular traffic will not be impacted.

The project is expected to last one week. Once completed, the crews will close the northwest corner of the intersection to do similar work on sidewalks and ADA ramps there. Signs in the construction area will alert pedestrian and ADA traffic.

Construction of the El Paso Streetcar Project is being managed by the Camino Real Regional Mobility Authority (CRRMA).


    The UTEP Public Information Office can assist media personnel with interview requests to speak with University administrators, faculty expert sources, or students; or to arrange campus visits for photography / videography shoots.

    Call or email one of our media contacts with your name, outlet, deadline, and story idea or request to start an inquiry.

    Elizabeth Ashby
    Public Information Officer
    Phone: 915.747.5526
    E-mail: news@utep.edu