For the duration of this closure, thru traffic on First Avenue will be detoured to Muscatine Avenue/Scott Boulevard/U.S. Highway 6. Access to Southeast Junior High School from the north and businesses along First Avenue and Mall Drive from the south will be maintained.
Motorists are to take note of this closure and seek an alternate route during this time period. As always, caution should be exercised when traveling in construction areas.
For updated information on road construction in Iowa City, visit http://www.iowa-city.org/works/roadconstruction. For more information on the First Avenue Grade Separation Project, visit www.icgov.org/firstavenueproject.