By Emily Ball
Construction on the Kavli facility has reached a new
The Kavli parking lot is fully open and functional for all
staff and visitors to use.
As work on the Kavli facility continues, construction
activities will result in the temporary partial closure of the Visitor’s
parking lot near the Main Gate, where the contractor’s trailer is
currently located, to accommodate construction equipment.
The main asphalt walkway between the Visitor’s parking lot
and the main campus area will be closed until the end of the construction
project. A new temporary pathway to the new parking lot has been
installed. Signs will be posted to assist staff and visitors as they
adjust to the new route.
Excavation at Kavli Site
The week of December 13, contractors will begin more
active work in Phase II of Kavli Construction: the preparation of the
Kavli building site. Rough grading and excavation will carry on into the
following several weeks. Construction will get noisier and there will be a
significant increase in construction traffic on site.
SLAC staff cooperation is greatly appreciated during Kavli
construction. For questions or more information, please contact Gina Coony
(650-724-3606 or firstname.lastname@example.org)
or Jerry Jobe (x4245 or
For additional updates, see SLAC Today at:
The temporary path will lead from the new parking lot
toward the main campus area around the north side of Panofsky Auditorium.
(Graphic courtesy of Kingston Chan)