2017 Homecoming Street Closures

Traffic Advisory

The City of Fort Valley Police Department and Fort Valley State University Office of Campus Police and Safety announce the following traffic advisory for street closings and detours during Homecoming Week 2017, Oct. 22-28.

    Friday, Oct. 27

  • State University Drive – The street will close at 6 p.m., Oct. 27, and reopen again at 12 a.m., Oct. 29.

    Saturday, Oct. 28

  • Carver Drive - The northern portion of Carver Drive will also be closed at Mollette Street to through traffic traveling to the Wildcat Stadium.

Individuals traveling to campus on Oct. 27-28, should take Highway 49 to Ira Hicks Blvd., or Highway 341 to Ira Hicks Blvd, and drive to campus.

    Homecoming Parking

  • Handicapped Parking - Handicapped parking is available near the Health and Physical Education Complex and Wildcat Commons residence halls #5, #6 and #7.
  • Paid Parking – Paid parking spots will be available by Hunt Memorial Library and Hubbard Education Building.
  • Bus Parking - Buses traveling with bands to perform in the parade are encouraged to drop off early in downtown Fort Valley, and travel onto the main entrance of FVSU on State University Drive. Buses will only be allowed to park at the Pettigrew Center all other traffic must travel to Ira Hicks Blvd. onto Carver Drive.
  • Prohibited Vehicles - All non FVSU-owned golf carts, all-terrain vehicles, mopeds and small motorized personal carriers are prohibited on university property.

For questions, contact the FVSU Department of Campus Police and Safety, (478) 825-6280.