Get ready for another week of lane closures and delays linked to the McIntire Road Extended project. Police officers will direct traffic beginning Monday morning at the intersection of McIntire and Harris Street. A team will install a signal that’s designed to improve pedestrian access. An officer will spend much of Tuesday handling traffic at the intersection of McIntire and the 250 Bypass. The focus for Wednesday through Friday will be the intersection of the Bypass and Park Street. Crews will work on new traffic signals and relocate a gas line. All of these projects are scheduled from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Monday afternoon Virginia Baseball had its name called during the NCAAT Selection Show and it will be featured in UC Santa Barbara's Region as the #3 seed. The Hoos will open up play against #2 seed Southern California, while #4 seed San Diego State will match up with the host #1 UC Santa Barbara.
The center's new observatory opens Friday, offering spectacular views stretching 50 miles past the Manhattan skyline to the Atlantic Ocean.