Daily Report - Yosemite National Park
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Tuesday, December 26th, 2017
Today: Sunny. Highs 53 to 63 at 5000 feet...46 to 56 at 8000 feet.
Tonight: Mostly clear. Lows 33 to 43 at 5000 feet...25 to 35 at 8000 feet.
Tomorrow: Sunny. Highs 54 to 64 at 5000 feet...47 to 57 at 8000 feet.
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NEW AND HAPPENING TODAY
Facilities Management Customer Service
The Facilities Management Customer Service Center will be closed from December 23, 2017 until January 2, 2018. If you have an emergency, please contact Dispatch at 379-1992. All other work requests will be processed when we open on January 2nd. Thank you for another wonderful year, talk with you all next year!
House For Rent
3 BD/2 BA, 2084 sq. ft. Mountain home for rent on 2+ acres in Lush Meadows, Mariposa. Vaulted exposed ceilings, washer/dryer included, garage, 2 living areas, fireplace & woodstove. Pet policy. Renter(s) handles utilities. $1700/month + 1 month deposit. Call or text Tony at 616-430-0423.
CONSTRUCTION & TRAFFIC DELAYS
Yosemite Valley Parking and Road Construction
Contractors are wrapping up work for their winter shutdown. The only work that will take place this winter will be reconstructing masonry headwalls, with local traffic control as needed. Masonry contractors have wrapped up work in west Yosemite Valley and moved to the Lodge area. (L. Acree)
Yosemite Valley Building Demolition
The abatement and demolition of the AAC Center began on Monday, November 6th and will continue through November 22nd, with the building demolition phase scheduled November 27th – December 18th. The accessible pedestrian pathway from the new Yosemite Village Day Use Parking Area to Yosemite Village (to the Village Store, Visitors Center, etc.) will not be blocked and will have chain link fencing on the interior side for visitor protection. The site will be restored to a seasonal wetland in 2018. (D. Miller)