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Major construction projects in the area

Iowa City Gateway Project (Dubuque St/Park Road Bridge)
Start:  Summer 2016
Completion:  Fall 2018
Gateway Project
IC Construction Projects
IC Streets and Traffic

Northbound I-380 bridge deck overlay
Start: April 18, 2016
Completion: November 15, 2016
Iowa DOT

I-80/I-380 Interchange Improvements
Start:  Spring 2018
Iowa DOT

current UI Access & Construction Alerts

Road Closure
Sidewalk Closure
Project Name UDS- Reconstruct Currier Steam Tunnel at Burge Hall
Location West of Burge Hall at North end of T. Anne Cleary walkway
Reason For Closure The closure is necessary to replace steam tunnel.
Additional Information Vehicle traffic will remain similar to recent months. Pedestrians going to or from Lot 20 will exit the ramp from the North side nearest to North Hall.
Start Date 2/20/2017 Start Time   am
End Date 3/31/2017 End Time   pm
Traffic Control Affected Bus Route  
Alternate Route Shown on attached drawing
Accessible Route accessibility graphic Shown on attached drawing
Map https://maps.facilities.uiowa.edu/flexviewer/closures
Traffic Control Plan View
Contact 319-335-5500
 
Parking Lot Closure
Sidewalk Closure
Project Name UDS- Install East Campus Storm Sewer Gate Valves
Location Portion of sidewalk between the Iowa River and Lot 18 just West of North Hall. Four parking spaces will also be temporarily closed to allow traffic to move through the lot.
Reason For Closure The closure is necessary to Install new storm sewer piping and a knife gate valve.
Additional Information Traffic control drawing is attached.
Start Date 2/16/2017 Start Time   am
End Date 3/10/2017 End Time   pm
Traffic Control No Affected Bus Route  
Alternate Route See traffic control plan attachment for temporary route.
Accessible Route accessibility graphic See traffic control plan attachment for temporary ADA pathway.
Map https://maps.facilities.uiowa.edu/flexviewer/closures
Traffic Control Plan View
Contact 319-335-5500
 
Sidewalk Closure
Project Name Spence Laboratories of Psychology - Construct Telecom Room
Location The sidewalk on the north side of Iowa Avenue between Linn Street and Gilbert Street will be closed for 21-calendar days effective February 15, 2017. The east entrance to Spence Laboratories of Psychology on Iowa Avenue will remain open and accessible from Parking Lot 2. Those needing to travel north from Gilbert Street will need to access the sidewalk on the south side of Iowa Avenue. Those needing to travel south from Linn Street will need to access the sidewalk on the south side of Iowa Avenue.
Reason For Closure The closure is necessary to install a new data feed to Spence Laboratories of Psychology from the IT vault in the sidewalk south southeast of the building's east entrance.
Additional Information
Start Date 2/15/2017 Start Time   7:00AM
End Date 3/8/2017 End Time   5:00PM
Traffic Control No Affected Bus Route  
Alternate Route Pedestrian traffic will use the sidewalk on the south side of Iowa Avenue between Gilbert Street and Linn Street.
Accessible Route accessibility graphic Access from Parking Lot 2 will be from the sidewalk running north and south to the Spence Laboratories of Psychology east entrance and along the south side sidewalk of Iowa Avenue between Gilbert Street and Linn Street.
Map https://maps.facilities.uiowa.edu/flexviewer/closures
Traffic Control Plan View
Contact 319-335-5500
 
Sidewalk Closure
Project Name UDS Replace Vault G-10
Location Sidewalk at the west side of Hawkins Drive east of Wendell Johnson Speech and Hearing Center
Reason For Closure The closure is necessary to faciliate the installation and replacement of steam vault G-10
Additional Information
Start Date 11/28/2016 Start Time  
End Date 2/17/2017 End Time   
Traffic Control Yes Affected Bus Route  
Alternate Route There will be a temporary sidewalk in place for the duration of the project.
Accessible Route accessibility graphic There will be a temporary sidewalk in place for the duration of the project.
Map https://maps.facilities.uiowa.edu/flexviewer/closures
Traffic Control Plan
Contact 319-335-5500
 
Sidewalk Closure
Project Name Seamans Center for the Engineering Arts and Sciences-South Annex Addition
Location The west sidewalk from the south corner of Burlington Street and Capitol Street running north to the north corner of Washington Street and Capitol will be closed to pedestrian traffic.
Reason For Closure The closure is necessary for the new South Annex Addition to the Seamans Center
Additional Information Pedestrian traffic signage will be posted.
Start Date 1/11/2016 Start Time  
End Date 9/4/2017 End Time   
Traffic Control Yes Affected Bus Route  
Alternate Route The northeast and west entrances of SC will remain open. Pedestrians should use the east sidewalk.
Accessible Route accessibility graphic The northeast and west entrances of SC will remain open. Pedestrians should use the east sidewalk.
Map https://maps.facilities.uiowa.edu/flexviewer/closures
Traffic Control Plan View
Contact 319-335-5500