The project focuses on work in four City operated garages. The Dubuque Street Ramp will have minor concrete and waterproofing efforts. The Capitol Street Ramp will include expansion joint replacements and repairs, along with waterproofing efforts in the SE and SW stair towers. Chauncey Swan Garage will have concrete repairs and expansion joint replacement, at the bridge entrance and exit to the garage off College Street, as well as roof system replacement and stair waterproofing efforts at the NW and SW stair towers. The Tower Place Garage will have expansion joint repairs and traffic membrane strip installations. Efforts in all facilities include minor concrete and waterproofing repairs.

Additionally, add alternate efforts will be bid for traffic membrane recoating efforts in the Dubuque Street Ramp, bridge expansion joint replacement on the bridge at College Street (adjacent to Chauncey Swan), and stair tower interior finish repairs at the Chauncey Swan NW and SW stair towers.  Estimated construction cost with alternates is $606,375

Project Schedule Information: 

Early Start Date:  April 17, 2017
Substantial Completion Date:  October 6, 3017
Final Completion Date:  November 3, 2017
Liquidated Damages:  $500 per day

Date plans available: 
Wednesday, March 8, 2017
Obtain from: 

415 Highland Avenue, Suite 100
Iowa City, IA   52240


$50 per plan set.

Deposit refundable if plans/specifications are returned in reusable condition within 14 days of reward of project.

Project Status



Western Specialty Contractors

Engineer's Estimate


Bid Deadline

Thursday, March 30, 2017 - 2:30pm

Council Award Date

Tuesday, April 4, 2017