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Street Closings Adjacent to Fontbonne

The Vice Presidential Debate is scheduled for Thursday, October 2 at Washington University.  Because of this event a number of streets will be closed in preparation of the debate.  Please see the schedule below.

9:00 a.m.

  • Big Bend will be closed from Forsyth to Forest Park Parkway.
  • Westmoreland, Maryland, and Lindell will all be closed at Big Bend.

11:00 a.m.

  • Forsyth will be closed at Skinker and Big Bend. Access on Forsyth will be limited to:
    • Campus traffic exiting the campus to the east towards Skinker
    • Campus or debate traffic moving west from Hoyt to Wallace
  • All traffic entering campus will be directed to Skinker at Brookings Drive.
  • Eastbound traffic on Forsyth from Hanley will be permitted to travel to Big Bend and then southbound.
  • Northbound traffic on Big Bend will be permitted to travel to Forsyth and then westbound.

Mid-afternoon (time to be determined)

  • Big Bend will be closed from Wydown to Forsyth.
  • Forsyth closes to all traffic at Asbury. Local traffic will be permitted on Forsyth between Asbury and Jackson.