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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

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

Other Closure
Project Name Seaman's Center Addition - College of Engineering groundbreaking event
Location Seaman's Center loading dock
Reason For Closure The closure is necessary to facilitate the groundbreaking event at the College of Engineering
Additional Information The loading dock at Seaman's Center will be closed all day on Friday, Aug. 26.
Start Date 8/26/2016 Start Time   7am
End Date 8/26/2016 End Time   7 pm
Traffic Control No Affected Bus Route  
Alternate Route NA
Accessible Route accessibility graphic NA
Map https://maps.facilities.uiowa.edu/flexviewer/closures
Traffic Control Plan
Contact 319-335-5500
 
Road Closure
Project Name Quadrangle Residence Hall - Raze Facility
Location Complete closure of East West Road to vehicular traffic. Pedestrian access will remain in place on the sidewalk south of the roadway.
Reason For Closure The closure is necessary to demolish remaining above ground building structure and underground structures below East West Road. Closure is also needed to install new utilities under East West Roadway
Additional Information
Start Date 8/22/2016 Start Time   6:00 am
End Date 10/28/2016 End Time   5:00 PM
Traffic Control Affected Bus Route  
Alternate Route Access to Lot 13 is via Byington Rd from Grand Ave.
Accessible Route accessibility graphic Sidewalk on south of roadway is an accessible route.
Map https://maps.facilities.uiowa.edu/flexviewer/closures
Traffic Control Plan
Contact 319-335-5500
 
Sidewalk Closure
Project Name Old Capitol - Repairs to Central Attic, Bell Tower, and Cupola
Location The north-south sidewalk on the east side of the Old Capitol will be closed.
Reason For Closure The closure is necessary to perform contract work.
Additional Information Access to the east entrance will remain.
Start Date 8/8/2016 Start Time   4:00 pm
End Date 11/11/2016 End Time   7:00 am
Traffic Control No Affected Bus Route  
Alternate Route Sidewalk on the west side of the Old Capitol will remain open.
Accessible Route accessibility graphic Same as alternate route
Map https://maps.facilities.uiowa.edu/flexviewer/closures
Traffic Control Plan
Contact 319-335-5500
 
Sidewalk Closure
Project Name UDS - Install Ductbank on Washington and Madison Streets
Location Sidewalk northwest of Washington & Capital Street intersection will be closed, including south and west intersection crosswalks. North sidewalk along Washington Street and East sidewalk along Madison Street from Capital street to Iowa Avenue south of first set of stairs will be closed.
Reason For Closure The closure is necessary to install electrical ductbank from vault on southeast corner of Seamans Center to vault on Pentacrest southeast of MacLean Hall.
Additional Information Closed sidewalk is as shown on attached map.
Start Date 6/3/2016 Start Time   7:00 AM
End Date 9/16/2016 End Time   5:00 PM
Traffic Control Yes Affected Bus Route  
Alternate Route East sidewalk and crosswalk at intersection. As shown with dashed lines on attached Traffic Control Plan.
Accessible Route accessibility graphic Same as Alternate Route. Accessible entrance into Seamans Center is on west side.
Map https://maps.facilities.uiowa.edu/flexviewer/closures
Traffic Control Plan View
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