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Map of all UI closures

Major construction projects in the area

Iowa City Gateway Project (Dubuque St/Park Road Bridge)
Start:  Summer 2016
Completion:  Fall 2018
Gateway Project

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

Road Closure
Project Name Replace Riverside Drive/Grand Avenue Steam Distribution System
Location Grand Avenue from Riverside Drive to west of Byington Road: Phase 6A - Grand Avenue reduced to single lane both directions. Phase 6B - Grand Avenue eastbound reduced to single lane and Byington Road closed at Grand Avenue.
Reason For Closure The closure is necessary to install new steam distribution piping
Additional Information Project Phase 6A: April 13 - May 1 Project Phase 6B: May 1 - June 26 - - - Slater bus stop #2081 and Law Building bus stop #2085 will be closed and a temporary stop will be set up on Melrose Ave near Boyd Law during Phase 6B.
Start Date 4/13/2016 Start Time   8 PM
End Date 6/26/2016 End Time   8 AM
Traffic Control Yes Affected Bus Route   Cambus
Coralville
Iowa City
Alternate Route Route remains open, 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 UDS- Upgrade Arts Campus Pump Station
Location Sidewalk along the Iowa River on the east side of the Music West Building.
Reason For Closure The closure is necessary to install new check valves and piping from the storm sewer discharge area to the pump station vault.
Additional Information ***Closure has been pushed back to allow contractor to mobolize and begin work next to the river prior to actual sidewalk closure.***
Start Date 4/25/2016 Start Time   am
End Date 5/13/2016 End Time   pm
Traffic Control No Affected Bus Route  
Alternate Route Pedestrian traffic will be detoured around the west side of Music West.
Accessible Route accessibility graphic Accessible route will be routed to the west side of Music West.
Map https://maps.facilities.uiowa.edu/flexviewer/closures
Traffic Control Plan
Contact 319-335-5500
 
Road Closure
Project Name Institutional Roads - Reconstruct Hawkins Drive (US Hwy 6 to Finkbine Drive)
Location Hawkins Drive from the intersection of US Highway 6 to Finkbine Drive.
Reason For Closure The closure is necessary to facilitate the reconstruction of Hawkins Drive paving and infrastructure.
Additional Information
Start Date 3/21/2016 Start Time   5am
End Date 8/12/2016 End Time   3pm
Traffic Control Yes Affected Bus Route   Cambus
Coralville
Iowa City
Alternate Route Hawkins Drive will be reduced to two lanes of traffic during the spring and summer. There will be one lane of traffic maintained in each direction at all times.
Accessible Route accessibility graphic N/A
Map https://maps.facilities.uiowa.edu/flexviewer/closures
Traffic Control Plan
Contact 319-335-5500
 
Sidewalk Closure
Project Name Rehabilitate Quad Ravine - Phase 2
Location The side walk along the northwest corner of Quadrangle Hall will be closed to pedestrian traffic.
Reason For Closure The closure is necessary to make modifications to the Quad Ravine walkways.
Additional Information
Start Date 2/29/2016 Start Time   6:00 AM
End Date 9/1/2016 End Time   6:00 AM
Traffic Control No Affected Bus Route  
Alternate Route Pedestrians will have to walk around Quadrangle Hall to access Grand Avenue.
Accessible Route accessibility graphic Same as alternate.
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
 
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