Work Beginning on 2nd Avenue SE
Traffic Control for the Czech Village Blues special event

1st Street W Improvements Beginning

CEDAR RAPIDS, IA – Starting Monday, August 14, improvements begin on 1st Street W. The project stretches from A Avenue NW to 8th Avenue SW. The project includes a road diet, which will allow for additional on-street parking. The current layout of the road includes two travel lanes in each direction. Upon completion of the project, traffic will consist of one lane in each direction, with a center turn lane. New bike lanes and on-street parking will also be added on both sides of the road. Crews will apply a new asphalt sealer to extend the service life of the road and allow for the application of new pavement markings.

Traffic impacts during the course of construction will include lane reductions for both northbound and southbound traffic; one lane of traffic will be maintained in both directions. Business access will remain open. The project is scheduled to be completed by mid-September.  

Comments

Feed You can follow this conversation by subscribing to the comment feed for this post.

Verify your Comment

Previewing your Comment

This is only a preview. Your comment has not yet been posted.

Working...
Your comment could not be posted. Error type:
Your comment has been posted. Post another comment

The letters and numbers you entered did not match the image. Please try again.

As a final step before posting your comment, enter the letters and numbers you see in the image below. This prevents automated programs from posting comments.

Having trouble reading this image? View an alternate.

Working...

Post a comment

Your Information

(Name and email address are required. Email address will not be displayed with the comment.)