Road Closure - Davenport Street and Linn Street

Weather permitting, beginning on Wednesday, June 21, 2017, Davenport Street, from Linn Street to Dubuque Street, and Linn Street, at its intersection with Davenport Street, will be closed to through traffic. This closure is necessary to complete utility improvements and brick street reconstruction. A detour route will be posted directing traffic onto Fairchild Street and N Gilbert Street. It is anticipated that normal traffic will resume in mid August.

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Robert A. Lee open gym availability reduced Monday-Friday in June, July and August due to summer programming

Due to Iowa City Parks and Recreation programming, open gym at the Robert A. Lee Recreation Center will be very limited Monday through Friday in June, July and August. Saturdays and Sundays gym schedules will very due to programs and reservations as always. To ensure the gym is available, call ahead at (319) 356-5100.

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Benton Street Closure and Greenwood Drive Lane Reductions

Weather permitting, beginning on Thursday, June 15, 2017, Benton Street will be closed to through traffic between Greenwood Drive and Miller Avenue. A detour route will be posted and will utilize Sunset Street, Highway 1 and Riverside Dr./Hwy 6/Hwy 1.
In addition, beginning on Monday, June 19, 2017, lane reductions will occur on Greenwood Drive, between Benton Street and Woodside Drive. Greenwood Drive will remain open, however, traffic delays are expected during work.
It is anticipated that normal traffic will resume on Benton Street and Greenwood Drive by July 21, 2017.
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