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Start:  Summer 2016
Completion:  Fall 2018
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Other Closure
Project Name SW Stairs of Lot 55
Location Lot 55 SW stairs
Reason For Closure The closure is necessary due to deterioration of the concrete on stairs.
Additional Information Use NW stairs
Start Date 2/9/2018 Start Time   8:00 am
End Date 4/16/2018 End Time   8:00 am
Traffic Control Affected Bus Route  
Alternate Route Use NW stairs.
Accessible Route accessibility graphic
Map https://maps.facilities.uiowa.edu/flexviewer/closures
Traffic Control Plan
Contact 319-335-5500
 
Other Closure
Project Name Bowen Science Building | Modernize Buildign Systems
Location West fire lane between Medical Laboratories and Bowen Science Building.
Reason For Closure The closure is necessary to raise ductwork to the 400 core for the general exhaust air roof top equipment tie-in.
Additional Information The entrances 6&7 will remain open during this event. There will be a crane on the fire lane near the plaza.
Start Date 2/23/2018 Start Time   12:00 pm
End Date 2/26/2018 End Time   08:00 am
Traffic Control Yes Affected Bus Route  
Alternate Route No alternate route is necessary for this outage.
Accessible Route accessibility graphic No alternate accessible route is necessary for this outage.
Map https://maps.facilities.uiowa.edu/flexviewer/closures
Traffic Control Plan
Contact 319-335-5500
 
Other Closure
Project Name Bowen Science Building | Modernize Building Systems
Location West fire lane between Bowen Science Building and Medical Laboratories.
Reason For Closure The closure is necessary to replace the roof on the 100 and 200 core penthouses.
Additional Information The entrances 6 & 7 at the north west corner of BSB will remain open. We will set a boom lift at the extreme south end of the fire lane to reach the 100 core shaft roof. There will be a crane on the east half of the fire lane adjacent to the 200 core.
Start Date 2/19/2018 Start Time   0700
End Date 2/23/2018 End Time   1700
Traffic Control Yes Affected Bus Route  
Alternate Route No alternate route is necessary for this closure
Accessible Route accessibility graphic No alternate accessible route is necessary for this closure.
Map https://maps.facilities.uiowa.edu/flexviewer/closures
Traffic Control Plan
Contact 319-335-5500
 
Project Name Utilities Distribution System-Replace Portions of Arts Campus Tunnels at IMU Footbridge
Location On the West side of the IMU Footbridge on the Arts Campus the pedestrian pathways to the West and South will be a complete closure. The pathway North of the IMU Footbridge on the Arts Campus will be a partial closure.
Reason For Closure The closure is necessary to complete require repairs to the West side steps of the IMU Footbridge and Arts Campus utility tunnels
Additional Information The pedestrian pathway south of the railroad crossing tunnel on the West side of the Iowa Rive on the Arts Campus to the North side of the IMU Footbridge will be closed.
Start Date 2/6/2018 Start Time   7:00AM
End Date 4/5/2018 End Time   5:00PM
Traffic Control Yes Affected Bus Route  
Alternate Route Pedestrian sidewalk on the East and West sides of Riverside Drive and the pathway North of the IMU Footbridge on the Arts Campus
Accessible Route accessibility graphic Pedestrian sidewalk on the East and West sides of Riverside Drive and the pathway North of the IMU Footbridge on the Arts Campus
Map https://maps.facilities.uiowa.edu/flexviewer/closures
Traffic Control Plan View
Contact 319-335-5500
 
Building Entrance Closure
Project Name Psychological and Brain Sciences Building-Construct Facility - REBID
Location East Entrance to Seashore Hall, ENT 9. All other entrances and pathways remain unchanged
Reason For Closure The closure is necessary to raze the SE wing of SSH and construct the new Psychological and Brain Sciences Building
Additional Information
Start Date 2/1/2018 Start Time   12:00
End Date 8/22/2019 End Time   7:00AM
Traffic Control No Affected Bus Route  
Alternate Route
Accessible Route accessibility graphic No changes to accessible pathways or entrances
Map https://maps.facilities.uiowa.edu/flexviewer/closures
Traffic Control Plan
Contact 319-335-5500
 
Road Closure
Project Name SUES - Grand Avenue Utilities Phase 2
Location Southbound turn land across eastbound Grand Avenue onto South Avenue Court will be temporarily closed due to excavation of the steam tunnel within the median of Grand Avenue.
Reason For Closure The closure is necessary to facilitate the work within the steam tunnel in the Grand Avenue median.
Additional Information
Start Date 1/2/2018 Start Time   6am
End Date 3/23/2018 End Time   6pm
Traffic Control Yes Affected Bus Route  
Alternate Route
Accessible Route accessibility graphic
Map https://maps.facilities.uiowa.edu/flexviewer/closures
Traffic Control Plan
Contact 319-335-5500
 
Project Name Psychological and Brain Sciences Building
Location The Southeast wing of Seashore Hall will be permanently closed. Access to Spence Laboratories of Psychology and Seashore Hall will be from exterior entrances only.
Reason For Closure The closure is necessary to construct the new Psychological and Brain Sciences Building
Additional Information This closure is permanent.
Start Date 1/3/2018 Start Time   7:00AM
End Date 10/31/2019 End Time   5:00PM
Traffic Control Yes Affected Bus Route  
Alternate Route Exterior entrances to Spence Laboratories and Seashore Hall.
Accessible Route accessibility graphic Exterior accessible routes remain unchanged. Passage through the southeast wing of SSH will be closed
Map https://maps.facilities.uiowa.edu/flexviewer/closures
Traffic Control Plan View
Contact 319-335-5500
 
Sidewalk Closure
Project Name Psychological and Brain Sciences Building-Construct Facility-Rebid
Location 1. North South sidewalk on the west side of Gilbert Street between Iowa Avenue and Jefferson Avenue. 2. East West sidewalk on the north side of Iowa Avenue between Gilbert Street and S. Linn Street to just east of the SLP main entrance.
Reason For Closure The closure is necessary to construct new Psychological and Brain Sciences Building
Additional Information 1. Use sidewalk on south side of Iowa Avenue between S. Linn Street and Gilbert street 2. Use sidewalk on west side of Gilbert Street between Iowa Avenue and Jefferson Avenue. 3. Follow signage
Start Date 11/14/2017 Start Time   7:00AM
End Date 8/22/2019 End Time   
Traffic Control Yes Affected Bus Route  
Alternate Route Reference attached Site Map
Accessible Route accessibility graphic
Map https://maps.facilities.uiowa.edu/flexviewer/closures
Traffic Control Plan View
Contact 319-335-5500
 
Road Closure
Project Name Kinnick Stadium and Paul W. Brechler Press Box Renovate North Stands
Location Evashevski Drive will be closed from Hawkins Drive to Lot 43 North Drive. The south exit from Parking Ramp 3 will be closed.
Reason For Closure The closure is necessary to demolish and rebuild the North Stands.
Additional Information Employees only will be able to access the south entrance to Parking Ramp 3.
Start Date 11/19/2017 Start Time   7:00 am
End Date 7/29/2019 End Time   5:00 pm
Traffic Control Yes Affected Bus Route   Cambus
Alternate Route Pedestrians should use the skywalk between Parking Ramp 3 and the West Campus Transportation Center. Vehicles exiting Ramp 3 should use the East exit.
Accessible Route accessibility graphic Same as above
Map https://maps.facilities.uiowa.edu/flexviewer/closures
Traffic Control Plan View
Contact 319-335-5500