Weather permitting, beginning on Monday, Nov. 9, 2020, sanitary sewer cleaning work will require streets to be reduced to one lane of alternating traffic at the following locations:

  • Arbury Drive
  • Penfro Drive
  • Derwen Drive
  • Buresh Avenue
  • Palmer Circle
  • California Avenue
  • Grant Wood Drive
  • Penkridge Drive
  • Farragut Lane

Motorists are to take note of this construction work and allow extra travel time as delays may occur. As always, caution should be exercised when traveling in all construction areas.

For updated information on road construction in Iowa City, visit

Basic Sanitary Sewer Rehabilitation information

Each year, the City bids a project to rehabilitate sanitary sewer pipes through a lining process.  This rehabilitation of pipes is one of the components of the City’s annual sanitary sewer repair and replacement program.

Below are two documents residents affected by sewer rehabilitation should receive from the contractors conducting the work. 

  1. Sewer Rehab Information Flyer
  2. Sewer Rehab Door Hanger