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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

Other Closure
Project Name Bowen Science Building - Modernize Building Systems
Location The PBDB south fire lane just west of the PBDB fresh air intake and just east of the top of the plaza between BSB and MERF.
Reason For Closure The closure is necessary to allow a crane to stage on the fire lane close enough to BSB 700 core to allow a safe reach for placing structural steel and exhaust air handling equipment.
Additional Information The south fire lane will be closed off while a crane is sitting in position to reach structural steel and exhaust air handling equipment to the roof of the BSB 700 core.
Start Date 4/21/2017 Start Time   0600
End Date 5/12/2017 End Time   1700
Traffic Control Yes Affected Bus Route  
Alternate Route No alternate route is necessary
Accessible Route accessibility graphic No alternate accessible 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 - 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
 
Other Closure
Project Name Bowen Science Building - Modernize Building Systems
Location South half of the PBDB South Fire Lane from Newton Road west to the top of the plaza just east of EMRB and MERF. The north half of the fire lane will remain open at all times.
Reason For Closure The closure is necessary to sequester a laydown area to stage steel prior to installation on the roof of Bowen Science
Additional Information There will be fencing put up around our laydown area. At both ends of the fencing on the fire lane the contractor will have flashing cones so any night traffic will see and avoid the fencing.
Start Date 4/21/2017 Start Time   0800
End Date 12/29/2017 End Time   1700
Traffic Control Yes Affected Bus Route  
Alternate Route No alternate route will be necessary.
Accessible Route accessibility graphic No alternate accessible route will be necessary.
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
 
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. 4/10/17 UPDATE- Due to some delays the wood ramp will remain in place. The intent is to open up another accessible entrance to the road farther to the South between the basketball courts as soon as possible.
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 4/28/2017 End Time   pm
Traffic Control Affected Bus Route  
Alternate Route All pedestrians will be routed out of the north end of the Lot 20 parking ramp. The walkway to buildings south of Burge Hall will be on the east side of the project fencing near Burge Hall.
Accessible Route accessibility graphic All pedestrians will be routed out of the north end of the Lot 20 parking ramp. There is a temporary ADA accessible ramp in this location. From there pedestrians will have access to the sidewalks north and south of Davenport St. as well as the walkway to buildings south of Burge Hall which is on the east side of the project fencing near Burge Hall.
Map https://maps.facilities.uiowa.edu/flexviewer/closures
Traffic Control Plan View
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