This project involves water main system improvements to create an east pressure zone within the existing Iowa City water distribution.  Construction will generally include trenchless installation of approximately 300 feet of new water main, hydrants, and values, concrete roadway and sidewalk patching and reconstruction of pedestrian curb ramps at various sites within the City.

Project Schedule Information: 


Specified Start Date:  April 20, 2020
Substantial Completion Date:  August 28, 2020
Liquidated Damages:  $500 per day


North Dodge Street Site
10 Calendar Days
Incentive/Disincentive:  $1,000 per day
Maximum Incentive:  $5,000

Kimball Road Site
15 Calendar Days
Incentive/Disincentive:  $500 per day
Maximum Incentive:  $5,000

Muscatine Avenue Site
 All work at the intersections of Muscatine Avenue and Dover Street and Muscatine Avenue and Southlawn Drive shall be completed between June 15th and July 31st.

Date plans available: 
Wednesday, March 4, 2020
Obtain from: 

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


$30 per plan set.  Deposit refundable if plans/specifications are returned in reusable condition within 14 days of reward of project.

Pre-bid Conference: 


Project Status



Dennis Spencer Construction

Engineer's Estimate


Bid Deadline

Thursday, March 19, 2020 - 3:00pm

Council Award Date

Tuesday, March 24, 2020