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Sidewalk Closure
Project Name North Hall and Currier Hall sidewalk replacement
Location Sidewalk between North Hall and Currier Hall. Starting at steps behind Currier Hall- North to the Y of the Foot Bridge.
Reason For Closure The closure is necessary to sidewalk replacement
Additional Information
Start Date 5/19/2015 Start Time   5:00 PM
End Date 5/29/2015 End Time   6:00 AM
Traffic Control No Affected Bus Route  
Alternate Route Use the west sidewalk along the river
Accessible Route accessibility graphic
Map http://maps.facilities.uiowa.edu/flexviewer/closures
Traffic Control Plan
Contact 319-335-5500
 
Project Name Van Allen Hall - Renovate South Entrance and Restrooms for Accessibility
Location South entrance (ENT 8) of Van Allen Hall (VAN) off of Iowa Avenue will be closed. Sidewalks directly in front of this entrance will be closed.
Reason For Closure The closure is necessary to renovate the the south entrance of Van Allen Hall.
Additional Information Sidewalks running around VAN, between VAN and Spence Labs/Seashore Hall, and from VAN to Biology Building East will remain OPEN. The driveway between VAN and Biology Building East will remain OPEN. Signage directing pedestrian traffic are posted. See attached traffic control plan.
Start Date 5/18/2015 Start Time   8:00am
End Date 8/3/2015 End Time   8:00am
Traffic Control Yes Affected Bus Route  
Alternate Route See attached traffic control plan.
Accessible Route accessibility graphic Same as alternate route.
Map http://maps.facilities.uiowa.edu/flexviewer/closures
Traffic Control Plan View
Contact 319-335-5500
 
Road Closure
Project Name Madison Street Residence Hall - Construct Facility
Location Bloomington Street, east of Madison Street.
Reason For Closure The closure is necessary for utility work supporting new residence hall.
Additional Information
Start Date 5/14/2015 Start Time   5 PM
End Date 5/29/2015 End Time   7AM
Traffic Control Yes Affected Bus Route  
Alternate Route Access to North Campus Parking Ramp will be via Madison Street & Davenport Street.
Accessible Route accessibility graphic N/A
Map http://maps.facilities.uiowa.edu/flexviewer/closures
Traffic Control Plan View
Contact 319-335-5500
 
Road Closure
Sidewalk Closure
Project Name Replace Riverside Drive/Grand Ave Steam Distribution System
Location Eastbound Grand Ave closed between Grand Ave Court and Byington Road (affects service vehicles and buses only). Northbound Byington Road closed at Grand Ave.
Reason For Closure The closure is necessary to construct steam vault at intersection of Grand Ave and Burlington Road.
Additional Information Bus stops on south side of Grand Ave relocated to Melrose Ave.
Start Date 5/3/2015 Start Time   7am
End Date 8/9/2015 End Time   7am
Traffic Control Yes Affected Bus Route   Cambus
Coralville
Iowa City
Alternate Route Hillcrest/Lot 13 traffic from Melrose detour via South Grand Ave.
Accessible Route accessibility graphic Use new sidewalk north side of Grand Ave.
Map http://maps.facilities.uiowa.edu/flexviewer/closures
Traffic Control Plan View
Contact 319-335-5500
 
Road Closure
Project Name Replace Riverside Drive/Grand Ave Steam Distribution System
Location Riverside Drive northbound: right turn lane closed south of Burlington Street.
Reason For Closure The closure is necessary to replace steam piping and vault
Additional Information Located in front of Stanley Hydraulics Lab.
Start Date 5/2/2015 Start Time   7am
End Date 11/29/2015 End Time   5pm
Traffic Control Yes Affected Bus Route   Cambus
Coralville
Iowa City
Alternate Route The thru lane will dual function for right turn movement.
Accessible Route accessibility graphic n/a
Map http://maps.facilities.uiowa.edu/flexviewer/closures
Traffic Control Plan View
Contact 319-335-5500
 
Sidewalk Closure
Project Name Replace IMU Footbridge East and West Approach.
Location SW Corner of IATL - Ramp and stair access.
Reason For Closure The closure is necessary to repairs
Additional Information
Start Date 3/2/2015 Start Time   8:00 am
End Date 11/30/2015 End Time   
Traffic Control No Affected Bus Route  
Alternate Route Ramp on southside of bridge will be open and allow access to cross the river.
Accessible Route accessibility graphic
Map http://maps.facilities.uiowa.edu/flexviewer/closures
Traffic Control Plan
Contact 319-335-5500
 
Building Entrance Closure
Project Name Library - Renovate 1001
Location North entry, Main Library.
Reason For Closure The closure is necessary to facilitate construction traffic in and out of the facility.
Additional Information One door will remain in operation. ADA entrance will not be in operation.
Start Date 1/5/2015 Start Time   7:00 am
End Date 8/10/2015 End Time   5:00 pm
Traffic Control No Affected Bus Route  
Alternate Route Both East and South entries are available.
Accessible Route accessibility graphic Both East and South entries are available.
Map http://maps.facilities.uiowa.edu/flexviewer/closures
Traffic Control Plan
Contact 319-335-5500
 
Sidewalk Closure
Project Name IMU - Flood Mitigation and Permanent Recovery
Location The sidewalk immediately to the west and north of the IMU will be closed.
Reason For Closure The closure is necessary to construction of flood mitigation.
Additional Information The far west river walk sidewalk will remain open
Start Date 10/29/2013 Start Time  
End Date 5/29/2015 End Time   
Traffic Control Affected Bus Route  
Alternate Route The far west river walk sidewalk will remain open.
Accessible Route accessibility graphic The far west river walk sidewalk will remain open
Map http://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 http://maps.facilities.uiowa.edu/flexviewer/closures
Traffic Control Plan
Contact 319-335-5500