Description: The Dewar Union Project includes creating a new loading dock on the back of the building to replace the current one on Hartwick Drive, installation of a new elevator that reaches four floors of the building, and the addition of a foot bridge for pedestrians to safely walk over loading dock traffic from Holmes Hall to Hartwick Drive, completed winter 2017. The roof was replaced during the summer of 2016.
Investment: Relocating Dewar loading dock, Dewar Elevator, and bridge over loading dock $1,452,938. Dewar Roof $125,000.
Funded by: Bond
Value to Campus Community: Accessibility/elevator access to four floors in Dewar Hall, improved loading dock area for delivery to the Commons and Table Rock, removal of truck/delivery traffic from Hartwick Drive, safety and visual enhancements.