Irving Avenue will close to traffic west of Emily Court beginning Tues. Sept. 6, 2016, weather permitting. The closure is needed for pavement repair in the area.

People will be able to access their homes during the closure.

During the work, the Westside Hospital route will not travel on Coll Drive, Jensen Street, Irving Avenue or Shannon Drive. The bus stops located at Coll Drive & Coll Court (stop 8332), Jensen Street and Jensen Court (stop 8333), and Irving Avenue and Shannon Drive (stop 8334) will be closed while the project is ongoing.

People who normally use these stops can catch the Westside Hospital route at the intersection of Rohret Road and Coll Drive (NE corner) or at Shannon Drive and Rohret Road (stop 8335).

Normal traffic should resume on Irving Avenue on Thurs., Sept. 15.

For updated information on road construction in Iowa City, visit For transit information contact the Transportation and Resource Management Department at (319) 356-5151 or visit  

Date of publication

Friday, September 02, 2016