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. 

American Legion Road map graphic

Tentative Schedule

  • Design: November 2018-November 2019
  • Property Acquisitions: Spring/Summer 2019
  • Utility Relocations: Summer/Fall 2019
  • Construction: April – November 2020


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