Removal of trees on private property that have become obstructions to the approach/departure surfaces for the Iowa City Municipal Airport.  Includes removal of trees, grinding of stumps, site restoration and sodding of disturbed areas.  Also includes tree replacement plantings at some locations.

Project Schedule Information: 

Working Days:  270 calendar days from the date established in the Notice to Proceed
All tree removals shall be completed prior to March 31, 2020
Liquidated Damages:  $100 per calendar day

Date plans available: 
Tuesday, October 22, 2019
Obtain from: 

Copies of bidding documents are available for download at, project #6415925

Paper copies are available from:
501 Sycamore Street
Suite 222
Waterloo, IA   50703


$25 per paper copy set.  Deposit refundable if plans/specifications are returned in reusable condition within 14 days of reward of project.


Pre-bid Conference: 

Mandatory Attendance Required
Date:  October 31, 2019
Time:  1:30 p.m.
Location:  Second Floor Conference Room, Terminal Building, Iowa City Muncipal Airport

Project Status



Rathje Construction

Engineer's Estimate


Bid Deadline

Tuesday, November 12, 2019 - 2:00pm

Council Award Date

Tuesday, November 12, 2019