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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
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current UI Access & Construction Alerts

Road Closure
Project Name UDS- Reconstruct Currier Steam Tunnel at Burge Hall
Location Three locations West of Burge Hall between Bloomington and Davenport St. Two hatches are located North of the Burge dock and the other one is to the South.
Reason For Closure The closure is necessary to repair or replace three damaged tunnel access hatches
Additional Information Contractor has been advised to only impact one "side" (North or South of the Burge dock) at a time. Vehicle access could be hindered through the side being worked on at the time.
Start Date 4/23/2018 Start Time   am
End Date 5/4/2018 End Time   pm
Traffic Control Affected Bus Route   Cambus
Alternate Route No change to pedestrians.
Accessible Route accessibility graphic No change.
Map https://maps.facilities.uiowa.edu/flexviewer/closures
Traffic Control Plan
Contact 319-335-5500
 
Sidewalk Closure
Project Name Hancher Footbridge - Construct New Footbridge and Raze Existing
Location Sidewalk along west side of Iowa River, just north of old Hancher Footbridge.
Reason For Closure The closure is necessary to construct approach and sidewalks for new footbridge
Additional Information
Start Date 4/17/2018 Start Time   5PM
End Date 6/15/2018 End Time   5pm
Traffic Control Yes Affected Bus Route  
Alternate Route Sidewalk to the west along Lot 55
Accessible Route accessibility graphic Sidewalk to the west along Lot 55
Map https://maps.facilities.uiowa.edu/flexviewer/closures
Traffic Control Plan View
Contact 319-335-5500
 
Parking Lot Closure
Project Name UDS- Replace Condensate Service (MTF)
Location Parking lot on the East side of Multi-Tenant Facility
Reason For Closure The closure is necessary to replace the buried condensate piping from the building to a steam vault near Oakdale Blvd.
Additional Information The sidewalk next to the East side of the building that accesses pods A, B and C will still be accessible from the South end.
Start Date 4/17/2018 Start Time   am
End Date 6/8/2018 End Time   pm
Traffic Control Yes Affected Bus Route  
Alternate Route Building users should plan to park on the West side of MTF and access the building from that side. Some deliveries will be able to access the East breezeway from the North and South ends.
Accessible Route accessibility graphic West side of MTF
Map https://maps.facilities.uiowa.edu/flexviewer/closures
Traffic Control Plan View
Contact 319-335-5500
 
Project Name Utilities Distribution System - Sump Pump and Ventilation Improvements
Location Temporary closure of north-south sidewalk and steps on the east side of the College of Public Health
Reason For Closure The closure is necessary to install ventilation improvements in the College of Public Health utility tunnel
Additional Information
Start Date 4/11/2018 Start Time   3:00PM
End Date 7/2/2018 End Time   5:00PM
Traffic Control Yes Affected Bus Route  
Alternate Route
Accessible Route accessibility graphic
Map https://maps.facilities.uiowa.edu/flexviewer/closures
Traffic Control Plan View
Contact 319-335-5500
 
Project Name Psychological and Brain Sciences Building
Location Permanent closure of east main entrance to Spence Laboratories of Psychology.
Reason For Closure The closure is necessary to construct the new Psychology and Brain Sciences Building.
Additional Information The West entrance to Spence Laboratories of Psychology has been modified and is now the main building entrance. The west entrance will serve as the main entrance until construction of the new Psychological and Brain Sciences Building is complete. Modifications to the west entrance include door operators, accessible entrance, and open during normal business hours.
Start Date 4/11/2018 Start Time   2:00PM
End Date 1/31/2020 End Time   5:00PM
Traffic Control Affected Bus Route  
Alternate Route Access to Spence Laboratories of Psychology is through the buildings West entrance
Accessible Route accessibility graphic Access to Spence Laboratories of Psychology is through the buildings West entrance
Map https://maps.facilities.uiowa.edu/flexviewer/closures
Traffic Control Plan
Contact 319-335-5500
 
Project Name Utilities Distribution System - Sump Pump and Ventilation Improvements to Arts Campus Tunnels
Location Partial sidewalk closure of the north - south sidewalk on the east side of the College of Public Health Building.
Reason For Closure The closure is necessary to make required repairs to the sump pump and ventilation systems in the utility tunnels
Additional Information
Start Date 4/3/2018 Start Time   5:00PM
End Date 7/2/2018 End Time   5:00PM
Traffic Control Affected Bus Route  
Alternate Route
Accessible Route accessibility graphic
Map https://maps.facilities.uiowa.edu/flexviewer/closures
Traffic Control Plan View
Contact 319-335-5500
 
Project Name Utilities Distribution System - Sump Pump and Ventilation Improvements to Arts Campus Tunnels
Location Complete closure of east - west sidewalk located on the south side of the Old Museum of Art Building.
Reason For Closure The closure is necessary to make required repairs to the sump pumps and ventilation systems in the Arts Campus utility tunnels
Additional Information
Start Date 4/3/2018 Start Time   5:00PM
End Date 7/2/2018 End Time   5:00PM
Traffic Control Affected Bus Route  
Alternate Route
Accessible Route accessibility graphic
Map https://maps.facilities.uiowa.edu/flexviewer/closures
Traffic Control Plan View
Contact 319-335-5500
 
Project Name Utilities Distribution System - Sump Pump and Ventilation Improvements to Arts Campus Tunnels
Location Complete closure of the east - west sidewalk located on the south side of the Theatre Building. This east - west section of sidewalk on the south side of the Theatre Building starting at the southeast corner of Lot 28
Reason For Closure The closure is necessary to make improvements to the sump pump and ventilation systems in the Arts Campus utility tunnels
Additional Information Access to the Theatre Building from Lot 28 is from the northeast corner of Lot 28.
Start Date 4/3/2018 Start Time   5:00PM
End Date 7/2/2018 End Time   5:00PM
Traffic Control Affected Bus Route  
Alternate Route
Accessible Route accessibility graphic
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
 
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