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Posted on: May 16, 2022

Cedar Falls Weekly Construction Updates: May 16, 2022

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View the latest updates on area road construction projects in Cedar Falls for the week of May 16, 2022.

Cedar Heights Drive Reconstruction (Located at Cedar Heights and Greenhill Road): 

Closure/detour: Cedar Heights and Greenhill Intersection, north and southbound Cedar Heights remains closed. 

For the week of May 16, the City's contractor, PCI, complete the watermain placement across Huntington and Cedar Heights, allowing for the temporary access road from Huntington Road to northbound Cedar Heights as it previously was before this short closure. Crews are also working to wrap up the last of the remaining landscaping at the Greenhill and Cedar Heights roundabout. Crews will be gearing up for paving operations south of Huntington as the weather allows.

Get more information on the Cedar Heights Drive Reconstruction Project at www.cedarfalls.com/1630/Cedar-Heights-Dr-Reconstruction

West Viking Industrial Park, Phase V (Located on Venture Way and Technology Parkway):

For the week of May 16, the City's contractor, PCI, will continue with mass grading operations as weather and soil conditions allow. Crews are also continuing with sanitary sewer placement. As grading operations continue, the future roadway network is starting to be defined as crews work their way to the north and west. 

Get more information on the West Viking Industrial Park Expansion at www.cedarfalls.com/1648/West-Viking-Industrial-Park-Expansion

Cyber Lane

Final grading, sidewalk, seeding, and cleanup remain to be completed.

Union Road Recreational Trail (located at Beaver Road intersection onto Union Road)

During the week of May 16, the City is waiting on the contractor to start to work on the punch list finishing items for the project and send corrective actions for SWPPP (Stormwater Pollution Prevention Plan) to comply with federal and state stormwater regulations. 

Get more information on the Union Road Recreational Trail project at https://www.cedarfalls.com/1645/Union-Road-Trail-Project.

2021 Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Sidewalk Repair and Infill Project: Bluebell Infill Location

During the week of May 16, the contractor is prepping the subgrade that is not good due to rain at the Bluebell infill location.  

2021 Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Sidewalk Repair and Infill Project: West 3rd Infill and Tucson Drive

Waiting for Contractor to move in for Sod/seed of the two infill locations. Once completed, a punch list will be prepared for West 3rd Street.

Greenhill Road and South Main Street Intersection

Closure: Southbound traffic of Main Street on the north side of the intersection 

The pavement preparation on the northwest and northeast corner is underway with the paving contractor likely ready to prepare the final grade in the coming two weeks for paving operations to begin.

Get more information on the Greenhill Road and South Main Intersection improvements at https://www.cedarfalls.com/1572/South-MainGreenhill-Intersection-Improve

Downtown Streetscape and Reconstruction Project Phase II

East 3rd Street (from Main to State) storm sewer is halfway installed, with the contractor continuing efforts over the next weeks. The contractor will follow these efforts with the installation of the subdrain, and then begin the preparations for the street pavement.

Get more information on the Downtown Streetscape project at https://www.cedarfalls.com/1518/Downtown-Construction.

2022 Street Construction Project

West 18th Street Phase 1 (Located from Campus Street to Drury Lane), Iowa - (Segment between 1st Street and 2nd Street): The contractor is installing the watermain, and will begin watermain services this week. Services will likely take one to two weeks for completion. After services are installed, the installation of the storm sewer will begin.    

Get more information on the 2022 Street Construction Project at https://www.cedarfalls.com/416/Annual-Street-Construction-Program

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