American Legion Road Improvements Project News

About the Project 

American Legion Road from Scott Boulevard to Taft Avenue will be the focus of an upcoming project by the City of Iowa City.  Planned improvements include intersection treatments and pavement reconstruction, as well as sidewalks, on street bike lanes, and a pedestrian underpass near Hoover Elementary School. The estimated cost for the project is approximately $9,000,000.

The City has hired Foth Infrastructure & Environment, LLC to perform preliminary and final design services. 

Map of American Legion Road Improvements Project.

Tentative Schedule

  • Design: November 2018-February 2020
  • Property Acquisitions: Winter/Spring 2020
  • Utility Relocations: Winter/Spring 2020 
  • Construction: April – Summer 2020-2021


Project Contacts 

Scott Sovers, P.E., Senior Civil Engineer
City of Iowa City – Engineering Division 

Aaron Moniza, P.E., Project Manager
Foth Infrastructure and Environment, LLC