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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

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

current UI Access & Construction Alerts

Sidewalk Closure
Project Name Hardin Library for Health Sciences - Replace Water Main
Location There will be a partial sidewalk closure on the east side of Hardin Library for Health Sciences (HLHS). Pedestrian and accessible route will be available at all times.
Reason For Closure The closure is necessary to replace the water main to HLHS.
Additional Information
Start Date 6/5/2017 Start Time   7:00 AM
End Date 6/23/2017 End Time   6:00 PM
Traffic Control No Affected Bus Route  
Alternate Route
Accessible Route accessibility graphic
Map https://maps.facilities.uiowa.edu/flexviewer/closures
Traffic Control Plan
Contact 319-335-5500
 
Sidewalk Closure
Other Closure
Project Name Kinnick Stadium and Paul W. Brechler Press Box- Renovate North Stands
Location The sidewalk from northwest corner of the intersection of Hawkins Drive and Evashevski Drive to the entrance to Parking Ramp 3 elevator lobby and Hospital Capital Management will be closed.
Reason For Closure The closure is necessary to install storm sewer lines.
Additional Information A temporary sidewalk will be placed to the east of the existing walk.
Start Date 5/23/2017 Start Time   noon
End Date 6/11/2017 End Time   5:00 pm
Traffic Control No Affected Bus Route  
Alternate Route A temporary sidewalk will be placed to the east of the existing walk.
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 | Systems Modernization
Location PBDB South Fire Lane at the Steindler Memorial and the BSB Loading Dock.
Reason For Closure The closure is necessary to raise the exhaust fans and heat recovery units to the roof of the 600 & 700 cores of Bowen Science Building
Additional Information We do not anticipate interrupting normal loading dock operations. The crane will only be set in the dock over the weekend (Saturday / Sunday). The equipment will be removed before 0600 on Monday morning.
Start Date 6/2/2017 Start Time   1000
End Date 6/4/2017 End Time   2200
Traffic Control Yes Affected Bus Route  
Alternate Route Since this is not considered a normal thoroughfare, no alternate route is necessary.
Accessible Route accessibility graphic Since all of the normal pedestrian routes will remain open, no alternate route is necessary.
Map https://maps.facilities.uiowa.edu/flexviewer/closures
Traffic Control Plan View
Contact 319-335-5500
 
Other Closure
Project Name Bowen Science Building - Systems Modernization Project
Location Fire lane between Medical Laboratories and Bowen Science Building along with the bike racks on the west side of BSB near the entrance on L3 (close to the mid point of the building).
Reason For Closure The closure is necessary to facilitate the erection of structural steel platforms on the roof of BSB cores 200 and 300. The structural steel platforms will be the base for new Exhaust Fan and Heat Recovery Equipment at each core.
Additional Information There will be a 75 ton crane staged just off the fire lane between Med Labs and Bowen Science. We will also bring semi-trucks carrying structural steel from the south end of Med Labs north on the fire lane, turning east at the north side of BSB and exiting onto Newton Road from the PBDB South Fire Lane.
Start Date 5/31/2017 Start Time   0700
End Date 6/28/2017 End Time   1900
Traffic Control Yes Affected Bus Route  
Alternate Route Since this is not considered a typical thoroughfare, no alternate route is necessary.
Accessible Route accessibility graphic We do not anticipate taking up the entire fire lane so an alternate accessible route is not necessary.
Map https://maps.facilities.uiowa.edu/flexviewer/closures
Traffic Control Plan View
Contact 319-335-5500
 
Road Closure
Sidewalk Closure
Project Name Market Street repair, curb ramp repairs, surface installation
Location Market Street between Clinton St. to Madison St. and the T. Anne Cleary Walkway
Reason For Closure The closure is necessary for City of Iowa City road maintenance
Additional Information Various phases: At least one lane of vehicular travel will be maintained at all times. Pedestrian traffic should follow signage as work will move along Market St from Clinton to Madison Streets in phases and impact travel in this area including, at times, access to the T. Anne Cleary Walkway.
Start Date 5/18/2017 Start Time   8
End Date 6/6/2017 End Time   5
Traffic Control Yes Affected Bus Route  
Alternate Route One lane of vehicular traffic open at all times on Market Street. Pedestrians follow signage for Market, Clinton, Madison, and Cleary Walkway detours as work moves in phases along Market St.
Accessible Route accessibility graphic One lane of vehicular traffic open at all times on Market Street. Pedestrians follow signage for Market, Clinton, Madison, and Cleary Walkway detours as work moves in phases along Market St.
Map https://maps.facilities.uiowa.edu/flexviewer/closures
Traffic Control Plan
Contact 319-335-5500
 
Parking Lot Closure
Project Name 2017 Parking Lot Maintenance
Location Parking Lot 31 - Boyd Law Building
Reason For Closure The closure is necessary to repair parking lot surface.
Additional Information Parking Lot 31 north of Boyd Law Building will be closed Friday, May 26 to Monday, May 29.
Start Date 5/25/2017 Start Time   6:00 PM
End Date 5/29/2017 End Time   3:00 AM
Traffic Control Affected Bus Route  
Alternate Route As directed by Parking & Transportation.
Accessible Route accessibility graphic
Map https://maps.facilities.uiowa.edu/flexviewer/closures
Traffic Control Plan
Contact 319-335-5500
 
Parking Lot Closure
Project Name 2017 Surface Lot Maintenance
Location Lot 13N - Quad/Hillcrest
Reason For Closure The closure is necessary to repair wear to parking surface.
Additional Information Parking Lot 13N near Quad and Hillcrest will be closed from June 3 and 4.
Start Date 6/2/2017 Start Time   6:00 PM
End Date 6/5/2017 End Time   3:00 AM
Traffic Control Affected Bus Route  
Alternate Route As advised by Parking & Transportation
Accessible Route accessibility graphic
Map https://maps.facilities.uiowa.edu/flexviewer/closures
Traffic Control Plan
Contact 319-335-5500
 
Road Closure
Project Name SUES-Replace Riverside/Grand Ave Steam Distribution
Location Byington Road will be closed to traffic north of Grand Ave to Hillcrest. Traffic to Hillcrest and the adjoining parking will be through the east/west road. Grand Avenue will be reduced to two lanes in the westbound direction. There will be no eastbound traffic from the roundabout to Byington Road. The eastbound traffic will be detoured to Melrose Avenue.
Reason For Closure The closure is necessary to facilitate the installation of the steam, condensate, sewer and associated electrical work for this project.
Additional Information
Start Date 5/14/2017 Start Time   6pm
End Date 8/1/2017 End Time   6pm
Traffic Control Yes Affected Bus Route   Cambus
Iowa City
Alternate Route The alternate route to Hillcrest will be through the east/west road.
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 Building Systems
Location BSB Loading Dock. All three parking spaces in this loading dock will be out of service for the duration of this notice.
Reason For Closure The 0548201 project needs to take over these three parking spaces for steel and equipment lay down space. The steel and equipment will be placed on the roof of BSB.
Additional Information There will be fencing and flashing cones blocking off the parking spaces.
Start Date 4/24/2017 Start Time   0600
End Date 12/29/2017 End Time   1700
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 required for this outage.
Map https://maps.facilities.uiowa.edu/flexviewer/closures
Traffic Control Plan View
Contact 319-335-5500
 
Sidewalk Closure
Project Name Parking Lots and Ramps - Arts Campus Parking Reconfiguration - Phase 2
Location New parking lot to be constructed east of existing Lot 55
Reason For Closure The closure is necessary to construct new parking lot.
Additional Information Closure affects sidewalk only. Streets and parking lots to remain open.
Start Date 4/11/2017 Start Time   7:00AM
End Date 8/14/2017 End Time   4:30PM
Traffic Control Affected Bus Route  
Alternate Route Alternate sidewalk route is located on the east side of North Riverside Drive.
Accessible Route accessibility graphic
Map https://maps.facilities.uiowa.edu/flexviewer/closures
Traffic Control Plan View
Contact 319-335-5500
 
Road Closure
Sidewalk Closure
Project Name Kinnick Stadium & Paul W. Brechler Press Box Renovate North Stands
Location The north lane of Evashevski Drive will be closed to westbound traffic from Hawkins Drive to the west side of Parking Ramp 3. The adjacent sidewalk will also be closed.
Reason For Closure The closure is necessary to complete underground utility work.
Additional Information The south entrance/exit lanes to Parking Ramp 3 will be closed to all traffic. Follow detour signs to the east entrance. Pedestrians will be routed to the south side of Evashevski.
Start Date 4/1/2017 Start Time   7:00 am
End Date 6/9/2017 End Time   5:00 pm
Traffic Control Yes Affected Bus Route   Cambus
Alternate Route Pedestrians will be detoured to the south side of Evashevski. Drivers should follow detour signs to Lot 43 and the east entrance of Parking Ramp 3.
Accessible Route accessibility graphic same as above.
Map https://maps.facilities.uiowa.edu/flexviewer/closures
Traffic Control Plan View
Contact 319-335-5500
 
Sidewalk Closure
Project Name UDS- Reconstruct Currier Steam Tunnel at Burge Hall
Location T. Anne Cleary Walkway between Chemistry Building and Blank Honors Center.
Reason For Closure The closure is necessary to allow for tunnel reconstruction and associated utility work.
Additional Information Walkways and routes will be revised near the intersection of Bloomington and Capitol Streets as the project progresses. The main route will remain intact.
Start Date 5/8/2017 Start Time   am
End Date 7/28/2017 End Time   pm
Traffic Control No Affected Bus Route  
Alternate Route Pedestrians will be routed around the East side of Blank Honors building with detour signage.
Accessible Route accessibility graphic Same as alternate route.
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