University Avenue Reconstruction Project
The City of Waterloo and the contractor continue to work on the reconstruction of the University Avenue Reconstruction Project Phase 1 from Greenhill Road to Evergreen Avenue.
University Ave Ph 1 - Enhancement Descriptions
University Ave Ph 1 - Enhancement Display
University Avenue will remain open to traffic. The week of July 16th the University Avenue traffic will remain head-to-head on the westbound lanes and the Ansborough Avenue traffic will remain head-to-head on the northbound lanes. Dundee Avenue will be closed south of University Avenue. Falls Avenue will be closed south of University Avenue.
The contractor has begun the reconstruction work on the south side of the University Avenue Frontage Road Intersection near Casey’s. This intersection will remain open with head-to-head traffic on the west side.
The contractor has completed the water main work on Thorndale Avenue and will begin the pavement reconstruction. During this time, the intersection of Thorndale and the north University Avenue Frontage Road will remain closed. Please see the attached map showing the construction zone highlighted.
The contractor will continue the reconstruction of the University Avenue eastbound lanes and traffic will remain head-to head on to the westbound lanes of University Avenue from Hackett Road to Magnolia Parkway. The lane closures will be in effect for approximately three to four months, depending on the weather. During this time, University Avenue will remain open and access to the frontage roads will remain.For safety purposes, please stay away from the construction area. Heavy equipment will be moving back and forth on the closed lanes. It would be advisable to stay behind the sidewalk on the property side during the reconstruction work.
To request road closure notices by e-mail or to unsubscribe, please e-mail us at: University.Ave@Waterloo-IA.org.
Additional information can be viewed on the University Avenue Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/UniversityAveWaterloo/ or the City of Waterloo’s website at http://www.cityofwaterlooiowa.com/departments/engineering/UniversityAve.php.
2018-7-02 Traffic Map
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On Tuesday, October 17 from 5:30 to 7:00 p.m., the City of Waterloo conducted a Public Information Meeting to discuss the status of the University Avenue Project and to present the preliminary design for improvements that are being considered. This project extends from Midway Drive to U.S. 63 in Waterloo, Iowa.
Here you will find information pertaining to the University Avenue reconstruction project in Waterloo.
University Avenue Waterloo Council Work Session Presentation July 24, 2017
Public Information Meeting (March 21, 2017)
University Avenue - Traffic Signals
University Avenue - Roundabouts
Phone: (319) 291-4312
Facebook Link: https://www.facebook.com/universityavewaterloo/