The project involves site improvements at the Ashton House site at 820 Park Road and Normandy Drive as delineated in the 2015 REAP grant application.  The improvements include the following:  pergola structure, site electrical including pergola lighting, 38 s.y. patio removal, 170 s.y. PCC unit paver pavement at patio & pergola, 36 s.y. sidewalk PCC 5", 74 c.y. misc. site excavation, misc. site cleanup including volunteer tree and scrub brush clearing and removal, 1,489 s.y. planting bed preparation and tilling, 61 new shade and understory trees, 164 new shrubs, 175 l.f. dryswale, and compost bin.  Add alternate items, dumpster enclosure, 5" PCC paving, wood fencing, limestone retaining wall.

Project Schedule Information: 

Start Date:  February 23, 2017
Deadline:  September 29, 2017

Date plans available: 
Wednesday, January 18, 2017
Obtain from: 

Rapids Reproductions / Technigraphics
415 Highland Avenue, Suite 100
Iowa City, IA   52240


$25 deposit per plan set and $10 shipping and handling fee if mailed.
Deposit refundable if plans/specifications are returned in reusable condition within 14 days of reward of project.

Pre-bid Conference: 

Date:  February 2, 2017
Time:  10:00 a.m.
Location:  Engineering Division Conference Room, 410 E Washington Street, Iowa City, IA

Project Status



Carew Landscaping

Engineer's Estimate


Bid Deadline

Tuesday, February 14, 2017 - 2:30pm

Council Award Date

Tuesday, March 14, 2017