Alerts

Transit: Park Road bridge closure to alter Manville Heights bus route

The Park Road Bridge will close beginning Monday, May 14, 2018, and will impact the Manville Heights bus route. Iowa City Transit will run two buses independent of each other during weekday service for Manville Heights route customers who are traveling to and from the Peninsula or Manville Heights neighborhoods to downtown and the UI North Hospital complex. Night and Saturday routes will remain unchanged. Details: http://bit.ly/2rwVQDL

More information about the Park Road Bridge closure: http://bit.ly/2I5t9Vh

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Transit service
Benton Street public recycling drop-off remains closed

Republic Services experienced a fire in a portion of their facility on Friday, February 16, 2018. This has impacted its ability to process normal volume of materials and has forced them to close the public drop-off site located on Benton Street until further notice. The City encourages residents to use their curbside recycling or take it to other community drop-off locations. Learn more at www.icgov.org/recycling.

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General
Road construction: Burlington, Johnson and Court streets

Weather permitting, on Monday, June 25, 2018, street repairs and resurfacing will begin on Burlington Street between Van Buren Street and Summit Street; Johnson Street between Burlington Street and Bowery Street; and Court Street between Johnson Street and Dodge Street. During this work, local access and emergency vehicles will be maintained, but lane reductions will occur. It is anticipated that normal traffic will resume on Burlington Street, Johnson Street, and Court Street by Sept. 1, 2018.

Drivers should take note of this closure and use another route. As always, be cautious when traveling in construction areas.

For more information about this project, visit www.icgov.org/resurfacing.

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Road construction
Transit: Downtown Shuttle will not operate during University of Iowa Summer Break

The free Downtown Shuttle route will temporarily cease operating starting Monday, May 14, 2018, and continuing through Friday, August 10, 2018. Downtown Shuttle service will resume on Monday, August 13, 2018.

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Transit service
Transit: Towncrest and Oakcrest routes summer schedule begin Monday, May 14, 2018

Starting Monday, May 14, 2018, Iowa City Transit will begin operating a summer schedule for the Towncrest and Oakcrest bus routes. The Towncrest and Oakcrest routes will operate hourly service from 9 a.m. until 3 p.m., Monday through Friday during the summer. Service during peak hours (6 a.m. to 9 a.m. and 3 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.) will remain every 30 minutes.Regular all day 30-minute service on the Towncrest & Oakcrest routes will resume on Monday, August 13, 2018, for the fall.

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Transit service

Events

Upcoming Meeting
Human Rights Commission Meeting
Tuesday, July 17, 2018 - 5:30pm
Helling Conference Room, City Hall
Upcoming
Sunday Fun Day: Ogling Octopus
Sunday, July 15, 2018 - 2:00pm
Iowa City Public Library
Upcoming Meeting
Joint Entities Meeting
Monday, July 16, 2018 - 4:00pm
Council Chambers
Upcoming
Farmers Market
Wednesday, July 18, 2018 - 5:00pm
Chauncey Swan Parking Ramp
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“Do You See Me Now?” basketball competition
Thursday, July 19, 2018 - 6:00pm
Robert A. Lee Rec Center
Upcoming
Tour of the Senior Center
Monday, July 16, 2018 - 10:00am
Iowa City Senior
Upcoming
Party in the Park- Ned Ashton House
Thursday, July 19, 2018 - 6:30pm
Ned Ashton House
Upcoming
Rummage in the Ramp
Thursday, July 26, 2018 - 12:00pm
Chauncey Swan Parking Ramp
Upcoming
Party in the Park- Ned Ashton House
Thursday, July 19, 2018 - 6:30pm
Ned Ashton House

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