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Sidewalk Closure
Project Name Utilities Distribution System- Upgrade Arts Campus Pump Station Backflow Prevention
Location Sidewalk next to Music West building on South and West sides will be closed down to pedestrian traffic.
Reason For Closure The closure is necessary to relocate water piping and upgrade underground utilities.
Additional Information
Start Date 2/8/2016 Start Time   am
End Date 3/11/2016 End Time   pm
Traffic Control No Affected Bus Route  
Alternate Route Pedestrian traffic will be detoured to nearby sidewalks to avoid construction areas.
Accessible Route accessibility graphic
Map https://maps.facilities.uiowa.edu/flexviewer/closures
Traffic Control Plan View
Contact 319-335-5500
 
Sidewalk Closure
Project Name Madison Street Residence Hall
Location Sidewalk along east side of river between IATL and Hancher bridge.
Reason For Closure The closure is necessary to construct a new outfall structure
Additional Information The Hancher footbridge will remain open.
Start Date 2/8/2016 Start Time   7 AM
End Date 2/26/2016 End Time   5 PM
Traffic Control Yes Affected Bus Route  
Alternate Route IMU bridge and sidewalk west side of river
Accessible Route accessibility graphic IMU bridge and sidewalk west side of river
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
 
Road Closure
Project Name Replace Riverside Drive/Grand Avenue Steam Distribution System
Location Grand Avenue eastbound traffic reduced to one lane between Byington Road and Riverside Drive.
Reason For Closure The closure is necessary to replace steam mains
Additional Information Project Phase 5B
Start Date 1/10/2016 Start Time   3PM
End Date 3/13/2016 End Time   8AM
Traffic Control Yes Affected Bus Route   Cambus
Coralville
Iowa City
Alternate Route Route remains in place, lanes reduced from two to one.
Accessible Route accessibility graphic
Map https://maps.facilities.uiowa.edu/flexviewer/closures
Traffic Control Plan View
Contact 319-335-5500
 
Sidewalk Closure
Project Name Quad Ravine sidewalk repair.
Location West and North of parking lot 13 to Quad Main sidewalk.
Reason For Closure The closure is necessary for sidewalk repairs.
Additional Information Sidewalk is deemed hazardous and will be closed until it can be repaired next spring- summer.
Start Date 8/12/2015 Start Time   2:00 PM
End Date 7/31/2016 End Time   4:30 PM
Traffic Control Affected Bus Route  
Alternate Route Use North sidewalk off Grand Ave to Quad Main Walkway or use sidewalk east of Hillcrest.
Accessible Route accessibility graphic Use North sidewalk off Grand Ave to Quad Main Walkway or use sidewalk east of Hillcrest.
Map https://maps.facilities.uiowa.edu/flexviewer/closures
Traffic Control Plan
Contact 319-335-5500
 
Road Closure
Project Name Hancher Auditorium Replacement Facility
Location The exiting lane onto Park Road north of Hancher will be closed and the entrance lane off Park Road (West Lane) will be converted to two-way traffic. Allowing both incoming and outgoing vehicular flow to and from Lot #55.
Reason For Closure The closure is necessary to allow construction of the Hancher Replacement Facility.
Additional Information
Start Date 1/9/2013 Start Time   7:00 AM
End Date 5/20/2016 End Time   
Traffic Control Yes Affected Bus Route   Cambus
Alternate Route Exiting traffic will convert to the west lane once traffic control signage is in place.
Accessible Route accessibility graphic Same as alternate route.
Map https://maps.facilities.uiowa.edu/flexviewer/closures
Traffic Control Plan
Contact 319-335-5500