Lighting Outage in Commonwealth Stadium Parking Lot
LEXINGTON, Ky. (Feb. 7, 2014) — A power outage has resulted in lighting failure in portions of the Commonwealth Stadium parking lot that could present issues for pedestrian and vehicle traffic after dark during the weekend until the problem is corrected. Four major light poles in the Commonwealth Stadium Green Lot (C6), adjacent to Bluegrass Community and Technical College’s Oswald Building, and the Commonwealth Stadium Blue Lot are not working.
University of Kentucky Police will provide extra patrol of the stadium parking lots during evenings and overnights. Crews are working to clear the remaining snow and ice from the lot.
Free transportation is available. The CATS Night Route Bus serves Commonwealth Stadium from 6 p.m. until midnight tonight. The CATS On-Demand Service will run from midnight tonight to 5 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 8 and again from 7 p.m. to midnight Sunday, Feb. 9; rides for On-Demand Service may be requested by calling 859- 221-7433. Student Government's Cats Cab operates from 10 p.m. to 3 a.m. through the weekend, and students can make a reservation during operating hours by calling 859-252-2287. A student ID is required.