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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

Other Closure
Project Name Bowen Science Modernization Project
Location West fire lane between Medical Laboratories and Bowen Science Building. This will also include a few parking stalls to the south of Med Labs on the east end near quad ravine.
Reason For Closure The closure is necessary to perform the general exhaust tie-in on the 200 core of BSB. This includes removing the old exhaust ductwork and making the final rooftop connections to the new exhaust air handling equipment.
Additional Information ENT 6 & ENT 7 serving BSB will remain OPEN during this event.
Start Date 12/27/2017 Start Time   6:00 am
End Date 1/6/2018 End Time   6:00 pm
Traffic Control Yes Affected Bus Route  
Alternate Route No alternate route is necessary for this event.
Accessible Route accessibility graphic No alternate accessible route is necessary for this event.
Map https://maps.facilities.uiowa.edu/flexviewer/closures
Traffic Control Plan
Contact 319-335-5500
 
Sidewalk Closure
Building Entrance Closure
Project Name Psychological and Brain Sciences Building-Construct Facility-Rebid
Location The north/south sidewalk from Spence Laboratories of Psychology to the south ground floor level of Seashore Hall, entrance SS-8, will be closed.
Reason For Closure The closure is necessary to extend underground utilities from Van Allen Hall (VAN) to Spence Laboratories of Psychology (SLP) and the future Psychological and Brain Sciences Building (PBSB)
Additional Information The east entrance Seashore Hall (SSH), Entrance SS-8, will be closed.
Start Date 12/5/2017 Start Time   7:00AM
End Date 1/2/2017 End Time   5:00PM
Traffic Control Yes Affected Bus Route  
Alternate Route West entrance, north entrances, and east entrances
Accessible Route accessibility graphic Northeast entrance, SS-3.
Map https://maps.facilities.uiowa.edu/flexviewer/closures
Traffic Control Plan View
Contact 319-335-5500
 
Building Entrance Closure
Project Name UPDATE: General- replace condensate line beneath Westlawn
Location This will be the northeast entrance to CBRB
Reason For Closure The closure is necessary to place a vent line for steam
Additional Information
Start Date 12/4/2017 Start Time   7:00 am
End Date 12/15/2017 End Time   3:30 pm
Traffic Control Affected Bus Route  
Alternate Route Please use east door
Accessible Route accessibility graphic
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
 
Other Closure
Project Name Install Water Main Under Iowa River Near Hancher Walk Bridge
Location The Iowa River bike path between the Theatre Building and the Lagoon shelter House south of the Hancher Footbridge on the West side of the Iowa River.
Reason For Closure The closure is necessary to install a new 16" water main under the Iowa River south of the current Hancher Footbridge
Additional Information Site map attached
Start Date 11/13/2017 Start Time   7:00AM
End Date 1/2/2018 End Time   5:00PM
Traffic Control Yes Affected Bus Route  
Alternate Route Follow sidewalk adjacent to Hancher Parking Lot 55.
Accessible Route accessibility graphic Follow sidewalk adjacent to Hancher Parking Lot 55.
Map https://maps.facilities.uiowa.edu/flexviewer/closures
Traffic Control Plan View
Contact 319-335-5500
 
Parking Lot Closure
Sidewalk Closure
Project Name CORRECTION: SUES - Replace Grand Ave Utilities Phase 2
Location Slater metered parking lot and sidewalk east of Slater Residence Hall. Parking Lot 14 will not be impacted.
Reason For Closure The closure is necessary to facilitate the installation of the project's final steam vault at the southeast corner of Slater Hall.
Additional Information
Start Date 11/12/2017 Start Time   12pm
End Date 2/1/2018 End Time   6am
Traffic Control Yes Affected Bus Route  
Alternate Route The alternate pedestrian route is on the attached plan.
Accessible Route accessibility graphic
Map https://maps.facilities.uiowa.edu/flexviewer/closures
Traffic Control Plan View
Contact 319-335-5500
 
Road Closure
Project Name SUES - Grand Ave Phase 2 Steam Distribution
Location East/West Road between the new Pharmacy and Peterson and Rienow Halls will be closed for utilities and vaults being placed within this portion of road.
Reason For Closure The closure is necessary to facilitate the utility installation through from Hillcrest to the Field House.
Additional Information
Start Date 7/17/2017 Start Time   6am
End Date 12/4/2017 End Time   6am
Traffic Control Affected Bus Route  
Alternate Route Lot 13, Hillcrest and new Pharmacy will be accessed by the newly opened Byington Road which will open on July 17th.
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