Thanks to a pair of recent grants from the Mass. Department of Environmental Protection, four new electric vehicle charging stations will soon be installed on campus.
Ironworkers for Walsh Construction Co. placed the final steel piece of the Richard P. Howe Bridge's undercarriage during a so-called topping-off ceremony Tuesday. The bridge, named after the former city councilor and mayor, is being built to replace the University Avenue Bridge and will connect Merrimack Street to UMass Lowell's North Campus.
A new parking garage is now under construction on North Campus and, when completed in September 2012, will add 550 parking spaces.