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Other major construction projects in the Iowa City 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
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current UI Access & Construction Alerts

Road Closure
Project Name UI Health Care Central Sterilization Services Facility
Location Postal Road will be closed from Crosspark Road to the West entrance of the Commuter Parking Lot
Reason For Closure The closure is necessary to construct the new building
Additional Information
Start Date 9/19/2018 Start Time   8:00
End Date 11/15/2019 End Time   5:00
Traffic Control Yes Affected Bus Route   Cambus
Alternate Route Access Crosspark Road from Oakdale BLVD and the Commuter Parking Lot from Oakdale Road
Accessible Route accessibility graphic
Map https://maps.facilities.uiowa.edu/flexviewer/closures
Traffic Control Plan
Contact 319-335-5500
 
Other Closure
Project Name BSB | Renovate 1-500 Offices and Lab
Location PBDB South fire lane, east end near Newton Road facing the College of Nursing Building. The fire lane from the sidewalk west about 100'-0" will be used to stage a tractor trailer.
Reason For Closure The closure is necessary to stage semi trucks with lab casework and equipment for unloading.
Additional Information Only one lane (the one closest to BSB) of the fire lane will be closed.
Start Date 10/1/2018 Start Time   6:00 am
End Date 10/1/2018 End Time   6:00 pm
Traffic Control Yes Affected Bus Route  
Alternate Route No alternate route is necessary for this closure.
Accessible Route accessibility graphic No alternate accessible route is necessary for this closure.
Map https://maps.facilities.uiowa.edu/flexviewer/closures
Traffic Control Plan
Contact 319-335-5500
 
Parking Lot Closure
Project Name 2018 Surface Lot Seal Coat
Location Lot 11S, South half of lot 11
Reason For Closure The closure is necessary to correct issues with seal coat and striping.
Additional Information Lot 11S will be closed from 7pm Friday September 28 to 3am Monday October 1 for repairs to the seal coat and striping.
Start Date 9/28/2018 Start Time   7:00 PM
End Date 10/1/2018 End Time   3:00 AM
Traffic Control No Affected Bus Route  
Alternate Route none
Accessible Route accessibility graphic none
Map https://maps.facilities.uiowa.edu/flexviewer/closures
Traffic Control Plan
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
 
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