Bridge develops

Candler’s Mtn. Road will open soon After two years of having one lane on the bridge of Candler’s Mountain Road by Mayflower Drive, renovation is nearing completion, as thousands of family members and friends are expected in Lynchburg for Liberty University’s commencement ceremony. According to Paula Jones, the media contact …

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Bridge open for pedestrians

After years of Liberty University students crossing Wards Road to get to Walmart and other stores, students now have a safer, more convenient travel route. The Wards Road pedestrian bridge officially opened Nov. 22. A ribbon-cutting ceremony celebrated the opening of the new bridge. Chancellor Jerry Falwell Jr., Lynchburg Mayor …

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Pedestrian tunnel break-through

Liberty University’s in-process pedestrian tunnel, connecting the main campus to Wards Road, finally saw a break-through Tuesday, Oct. 25. Construction workers opened the Wards Road entrance of the pedestrian tunnel with Chancellor Jerry Falwell Jr. and his wife, Becki, in attendance, […]

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Safety a priority in new projects

Coming soon — Construction for the pedestrian tunnel continues to make headway, and soon it will be open along with the Wards Road Bridge. Photo credit: Ruth Bibby

Students, staff anticipate completion of bridge, tunnel Liberty University remains committed to student’s safety with the future openings of the pedestrian bridge and tunnel, according to Liberty […]

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Changes abound on campus

Above and beyond — Pedestrians will soon have safer options to access  Liberty’s  campus and cross Wards Road. Photo credit: Victoria Pearce

For any returning student, the changes around Liberty University cannot be missed. The former Campus North has been renamed Green Hall. Almost all residential classes have been moved to DeMoss Hall, which now occupies the fourth floor. The seminary has made a similar transition by […]

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