The University of New Mexico Parking and Transportation Services is informing commuters that main campus is likely to experience heavy traffic beginning the evening of Friday, Dec. 5 through Sunday, Dec. 7.

Access to campus at Girard between Central and Lomas, as well as the A Lot/R Lot access point at Central just west of Girard, will be closed off at 3 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 6.

In the Lomas parking structure, R and S permit holders can access their respective lots by way of Campus and Stanford, in addition to Redondo and Stanford. Permit holders are advised to have their permits available for access. See attached map for more information.

The weekend festivities include, but are not limited to, the following:

Friday, Dec. 5: Hanging of the Greens
Saturday, Dec. 6: Twinkle Light Parade; The Nutcracker Ballet at Popejoy
Sunday, Dec. 7: The Nutcracker Ballet at Popejoy

Those who drive or park on campus may want to take a different route due to heavy traffic. Please allow for extra travel time and plan accordingly.

For more information, call 277-1938 or email to