This project involves the construction of a new building that will contain shops, vehicle storage, wash bays. A fire training tower, and remodel of existing warm storage building into Police and Fire storage, is also included.  Site improvements include paving, security fencing with motorized gates, storm and other utility improvements, and grading.

Project Schedule Information: 

Specified Start Date:  November 17, 2018
Specified Substantial Completion Date:  November 4, 2019
Liquidated Damages:  $200.00 per calendar day

Date plans available: 
Wednesday, September 19, 2018
Obtain from: 

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


$150 per plan set
Deposit refundable if plans/specifications are returned in reusable condition within 14 days of reward of project.

Pre-bid Conference: 

Date:  September 27, 2018
Time:  10:00 a.m.
Location:  Iowa City Streets Division Conference Room, 3800 Napoleon Lane, Iowa City, Iowa
This is a recommended meeting.

Project Status



Merit Construction Company

Engineer's Estimate


Bid Deadline

Thursday, October 18, 2018 - 3:00pm

Council Award Date

Tuesday, October 23, 2018