Inside Gillette Blog


Big Changes Afoot on University Avenue

Posted On: 04/29/2010

Categories: Expansion Updates

If you’re driving by the hospital this weekend, you may just have to find another route!  We’re closing down University Avenue beginning late tonight until early Monday morning, as crews work through weekend — both day and night — to install the skyway that will connect our hospital with the new patient care building we’re constructing across the street.  

Here’s what you’ll see looking down University Avenue today. Come Monday morning, be prepared for a dramatically different view.

The skyway will connect to the hospital here:

And here’s where the skyway will connect in our new building:

Check back early next week to see the beginnings of the structure that will ultimately become our all-glass, enclosed skyway!