Weather permitting, beginning at 9 a.m. on Thursday, Aug. 6, Iowa City Streets Division crews will continue random joint patching on Melrose Avenue near the southbound Hwy 218 off ramp. After completion, crews will begin patching eastbound Melrose Avenue near the northbound Hwy 218 on ramp. It is anticipated that all lanes will remain open during patching operations and that the work shall be completed by 2:30 p.m.                                                                                                                  

Motorists are to take note of this construction and to allow extra travel time as delays may occur. As always, caution should be exercised when traveling through all construction areas. 

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Date of publication

Wednesday, August 05, 2015