UBC will be hosting Imagine, an event for new students to campus, at the Doug Mitchell Arena. Due to the high volume of pedestrian traffic and to ensure a safe, secure event, there will be temporary road closures and detours around the Arena affecting Thunderbird Boulevard, Agronomy Road, East Mall and Thunderbird Parkade.
Thunderbird Boulevard will be closed from Wesbrook Mall to Larkin Drive between 1:00 pm ? 2:00 pm and 3:00 pm ? 4:00 pm ? every effort will be made to have these windows be shorter, depending on volume however all access in/out of Thunderbird Parkade and Osborne surface lot will we shut down.
Traffic control will be in place to allow vehicle traffic onto East Mall, Health Sciences Parkade, Agronomy Road and C2 Surface Lot however long delays may be expected.
Please use the time windows provided to plan your parking and access needs for Sept 4th; should you normally be entering Thunderbird Parkade or accessing the area during those time slots, allow yourself at least 20 extra minutes to arrive and park in an alternate location such as East Mall, C2 Lot or Health Sciences Parkade or consider another mode of travel to UBC for the day.
Should you normally be leaving Thunderbird Parkade or the area during those time slots, you might want to choose an alternate parking location or another mode of travel to UBC for the day.
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