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current UI Access & Construction Alerts

Road Closure
Project Name Utilities Distribution-Install Utilities Under Iowa River from Arts Campus
Location The east lane of Madison Street will be closed from Bloomington St to Davenport St.
Reason For Closure The closure is necessary to install waterlines and IT conduits under Madison Street.
Additional Information North-bound traffic will be diverted to the west lane and southbound traffic will be routed to the service drive along the North Campus Parking Ramp.
Start Date 9/2/2014 End Date  9/25/2014
Start Time 7:00 End Time   5:00
Traffic Control Yes Affected Bus Route  
Alternate Route
Accessible Route accessibility graphic
Map http://maps.facilities.uiowa.edu/flexviewer/closures
Contact 319-335-5500
 
Sidewalk Closure
Project Name Live-Roof installation
Location Sidewalk on west side of South Capitol St. in front of Seamans Center Engineering Building
Reason For Closure The closure is necessary to allow material to be raised to the rooftop
Additional Information
Start Date 9/5/2014 End Date  9/5/2014
Start Time 7:00 am End Time   3:00 pm
Traffic Control No Affected Bus Route  
Alternate Route Sidewalk on the east side of South Capitol St. will remain open
Accessible Route accessibility graphic Same
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Road Closure
Project Name Melrose Avenue Parking Facility - Air Intake Modification
Location This is a partial closure of South Hospital Drive. Approx. 100 ft will be closed just prior to the entrance from South Hospital Drive into Hospital Parking Ramp #4/Melrose Ave. Parking Facility.
Reason For Closure The closure is necessary to build the fresh airtake extension on the Melrose Avenue Parking Facility
Additional Information
Start Date 8/13/2014 End Date  9/5/2014
Start Time 7 am End Time   5 pm
Traffic Control Yes Affected Bus Route  
Alternate Route No alternate route required as only one of two lanes is closed.
Accessible Route accessibility graphic No alternate route required as only one of two lanes is closed.
Map http://maps.facilities.uiowa.edu/flexviewer/closures
Contact 319-335-5500
 
Sidewalk Closure
Project Name IATL-Flood Mitigation and Permanent Recovery
Location The sidewalk on the south end of IATL between Madison Street and the IMU footbridge will be closed.
Reason For Closure The closure is necessary to complete flood mitigation work.
Additional Information
Start Date 3/17/2014 End Date  3/2/2015
Start Time Noon End Time   8:00
Traffic Control Yes Affected Bus Route  
Alternate Route The only access to the IMU footbridge will be from the sidewalk along the Iowa River that starts south of the Danforth Chapel. This sidewalk can be accessed from the south side of the IMU in Hubbard Park at Jefferson St Drive.
Accessible Route accessibility graphic
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Project Name IATL Flood Mitigation and Permanent Recovery.
Location The sidewalk along the Iowa River from the IMU footbridge to the entrance of Parking lot 18 will be closed.
Reason For Closure The closure is necessary to complete the flood mitigation at IATL.
Additional Information
Start Date 3/13/2014 End Date  3/2/2015
Start Time 8:00 End Time   8:00
Traffic Control Yes Affected Bus Route  
Alternate Route Use the sidewalks along Madison street.
Accessible Route accessibility graphic Use the sidewalks along Madison Street.
Map http://maps.facilities.uiowa.edu/flexviewer/closures
Contact 319-335-5500
 
Sidewalk Closure
Project Name IATL Flood Mitigation and Permanent Recovery
Location The sidewalk on the West side of Madison Street from the South end of IATL to the North will be closed.
Reason For Closure The closure is necessary to complete the flood recovery work around IATL.
Additional Information
Start Date 3/12/2014 End Date  3/2/2015
Start Time 8:00 End Time   8:00
Traffic Control Yes Affected Bus Route  
Alternate Route The sidewalk on the East side of Madison Street is open.
Accessible Route accessibility graphic The sidewalk on the East side of Madison is accessible.
Map http://maps.facilities.uiowa.edu/flexviewer/closures
Contact 319-335-5500
 
Road Closure
Sidewalk Closure
Project Name IMU - Flood Mitigation and Permanent Recovery
Location IMU Loading Dock will be closed and Jefferson Street Drive will be down to one lane.
Reason For Closure The closure is necessary to construction flood mitigation and permanent recovery to the IMU
Additional Information The ADA parking in front of the Iowa House will be relocated to the south metered parking on the east side. TRUCK SIZE RESTRICTION - Trucks no longer than 48' can access the loading dock
Start Date 11/4/2013 End Date  11/7/2014
Start Time End Time   
Traffic Control Yes Affected Bus Route  
Alternate Route
Accessible Route accessibility graphic
Map http://maps.facilities.uiowa.edu/flexviewer/closures
Contact 319-335-5500
 
Elevator Closure
Building Entrance Closure
Project Name IMU - Flood Mitigation and Permanent Recovery
Location Iowa House Elevator (Elevator 6)& the Iowa House Entrance will be closed.
Reason For Closure The closure is necessary for construction of flood mitigation and permanent recovery.
Additional Information The Iowa House Entrance will be closed
Start Date 11/4/2013 End Date  11/7/2014
Start Time End Time   
Traffic Control Affected Bus Route  
Alternate Route Use the IMU South Entrance
Accessible Route accessibility graphic Use the IMU East Entrance
Map http://maps.facilities.uiowa.edu/flexviewer/closures
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 End Date  5/29/2015
Start Time 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
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Parking Lot Closure
Project Name C. Maxwell Stanley Hydraulics Laboratory - Flood Mitigation and Permanent Recovery
Location The four metered parking spaces south of the C. Maxwell Stanley Hydraulics Laboratory will be closed.
Reason For Closure The closure is necessary for construction work.
Additional Information Two meters will be installed in lot 25, which is located south of Lot 34. One meter location will be ADA accessible.
Start Date 10/28/2013 End Date  9/30/2014
Start Time End Time   
Traffic Control Affected Bus Route  
Alternate Route
Accessible Route accessibility graphic
Map http://maps.facilities.uiowa.edu/flexviewer/closures
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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 End Date  5/20/2016
Start Time 7:00 AM 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
Contact 319-335-5500