News Releases

The Divison of Marketing and Communications provides access to the most up-to-date information released by Memorial University of Newfoundland. Archives of previous news releases are also available.

To access news releases from Grenfell Campus please click here.

REF NO.: 178

SUBJECT: Campus roadway closure at Memorial University

DATE: May 12

Starting at 8 a.m. Wednesday, May 13, there will be no through traffic allowed on Livyer's Loop on Memorial’s St. John's campus. This is due to structural reinforcement work required over the pedestrian tunnel in the roadway area near Doyle and Blackall residence. Access to areas 5, 6 and 11 will not be affected but anyone entering these areas will have to enter Livyer's Loop via the intersection of Irwin's Road or Prince Philip Drive. Anyone entering Livyer's Loop via Phelan Road will have to turn right at the intersection.
This construction is expected to last eight weeks. Also there will be no access to the residences via the tunnels while this is construction is ongoing. Facilities Management apologizes for any inconvenience caused. If you have questions or concerns, please contact work control at 737-7600. For a campus map, see

- 30 -

For further information, please contact Ivan Muzychka, associate director (communications), Memorial University, at 737-8665 or


Marketing & Communications

230 Elizabeth Ave, St. John's, NL, CANADA, A1B 3X9

Postal Address: P.O. Box 4200, St. John's, NL, CANADA, A1C 5S7

Tel: (709) 864-8000