Effective today, Tuesday, July 30, 2019, Court Street is closed from First Avenue to Upland Avenue to facilitate installation of water main. A detour is posted and access to residences in the area will be maintained. It is anticipated that normal traffic will resume by Friday, Aug. 16, 2019.

Transit route detour

During this time, the Court Hill outbound and inbound routes will detour due to road work on Court Street between 2nd Avenue and Upland Avenue through Friday, Aug. 16, 2019. The detour will use Court Street to 3rd Avenue to Friendship Street to Upland Avenue and back to Court Street. 

The outbound bus stop located at Court Street and 2nd Avenue (stop 7308) will be out of service during the project. Customers who normally use this stop should use the stop located at Court Street and Morningside Drive (stop 7303) as an alternate.

Motorists should seek an alternate route during this time. Please use caution when driving through all construction areas.

Drivers should take note of this closure and use another route. As always, be cautious when traveling in construction areas.

For updated information on road construction in Iowa City, visit www.icgov.org/travelalerts

Date of publication

Tuesday, July 30, 2019