Alumni Road Miracle

They said they would get it done and I doubted them.

Pleasantly surprised at the efficiency of road construction for once in my life, I traveled the newly opened Alumni Road connector between Tates Creek Road and Nicholasville Road this morning. This will be a pleasant drive of your daily commute with traffic moving steadily in a one-lane winding path with the arboretum on one side and the coliseum on the other. Continue reading “Alumni Road Miracle”

New Pizza Joint

Blaze Pizza is coming to campus to 341 South Limestone where King Tut used to be. Some pictures of their location, construction in progress. Stay tuned for a review once they open their doors.

Location of Blaze Pizza at 341 South Lime. May 21, 2015
Location of Blaze Pizza at 341 South Lime. May 21, 2015
Blaze Pizza opening soon between Chipotle and Two Keys. May 21, 2015
Blaze Pizza opening soon between Chipotle and Two Keys. May 21, 2015

H/T http://bizlex.com/2015/05/blaze-pizza-coming-to-south-limestone-in-july/

Alumni Drive Construction

The Alumni Drive construction is in full swing. The street is closed between Nicholasville Road and Tates Creek Road through project completion. According to an email sent out to the UK community from Eric N. Monday, Executive VP, Finance & Administration, construction will be complete by the end of August. Stay tuned for more pictures of construction progress. Continue reading “Alumni Drive Construction”

Children’s Garden Closed When School Is Out

The Children’s Garden at the University of Kentucky Arboretum is missing some prime opportunities being closed when school is out for Election Day. It’s bad enough that we have to pay to go into the area but to be closed when school is out?!

Closed sign on the Children's Garden on May 19, 2015
Closed sign on the Children’s Garden on May 19, 2015