News Flash Home
The original item was published from 4/18/2022 5:08:25 PM to 1/2/2023 12:00:01 AM.

News Flash

Our City News

Posted on: April 18, 2022

[ARCHIVED] Cedar Falls Weekly Construction Updates: April 18, 2022

construction sign up image

View the latest updates on area road construction projects in Cedar Falls for the week of April 18, 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 April 18, the City's contractor, PCI, will work to address the remaining items in the center splitter islands as a traffic switch later in the week will push traffic to the inside for work outside of the Greenhill and Cedar Heights roundabout. With traffic adjusted to the inside of the roundabout, crews will continue with sidewalk, trail, and landscaping on the outsides of the roundabout. Another crew will work on pavement removals and underground utility work south of Huntington as well as at the existing Viking Road roundabout with a new truck apron and landscaping amenities.

Get more information on the Cedar Heights Drive Reconstruction Project at

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

For the week of April 18, the City's contractor, PCI, will continue with mass grading operations as weather allows. Crews will switch focus from placing new underground infrastructure to mass grading as the weather improves.  

Get more information on the West Viking Industrial Park Expansion at

Cyber Lane

The roadway was paved on April 11. The remaining items to be completed are concrete box-outs along with sidewalks and the seeding of all of the exposed areas.

Union Road Recreational Trail

During the week of April 11, 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

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

During the week of April 11, the contractor completed pouring concrete at West 3rd Street and started punch list items on Tucson Drive. West 3rd Street is waiting on the subcontractor to come in for grading and sod work.

Greenhill Road and South Main Street Intersection

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

The closure of portions of this intersection has begun this week (April 18). The southbound travel lane of Main Street on the north side of the intersection is temporarily unavailable as the contractor begins with pavement removals and utility work on the NW corner of the intersection. Greenhill Road will remain open with the two northern lanes closed in each direction. While this phase of construction is underway, this traffic pattern will remain in effect.

Get more information on the Greenhill Road and South Main Intersection improvements at

Downtown Streetscape and Reconstruction Project Phase II

The 500 block side of the parkade, adjacent to the public library, is currently under construction as the streetscaping is completed in this area. Work has included subdrain, electrical conduit, parking lot curb removal, and brick removal. The contractor will continue pouring back the curb, concrete amenity pads, and tree grates foundations along this block. Beginning next week, the closure of East 3rd Street (from Main to State) will begin with the contractor initially focusing on sidewalk and street removals.

Get more information on the Downtown Streetscape project at

Sign up for road closure emails/text alerts for Cedar Falls at

Facebook Twitter Email

Other News in Our City News

Career Fair 2024 text on gray background

City of Cedar Falls To Host Career Fair

Posted on: February 28, 2024
public parking meeting text

Cedar Falls to Host Public Meetings for Downtown Parking

Posted on: February 8, 2024 | Last Modified on: May 16, 2023
Parking survey quick read code

Cedar Falls Downtown Parking Survey

Posted on: February 19, 2024 | Last Modified on: May 16, 2023
picture of a bulldozer

Traffic Signal Work - Ridgeway Avenue

Posted on: February 25, 2024 | Last Modified on: May 16, 2023

Road Closure Notice: Rownd Street

Posted on: February 24, 2024
Public Meeting FB 2020

Public Information Meeting: 2024 Street Restoration and Alley Reconstruction Project

Posted on: February 22, 2024 | Last Modified on: May 16, 2023
Acting Chief Mark Howard sitting with citizens during coffee with a cop

Coffee With a Cop Events

Posted on: February 1, 2024

Sidewalk Scaffolding - East 4th Street

Posted on: January 22, 2024
CF Press Release

Winter Safety Reminders

Posted on: January 8, 2024

Trail Closure - South Riverside Trail

Posted on: December 27, 2023
overhead shot of the cedar river

Cedar River Recreational Project Update

Posted on: December 21, 2023
TC panther mascot with a family

Panthers on Parade

Posted on: August 29, 2023
Kids sitting in a row with firefighters

Cedar Falls Hosts Youth Fire Academy

Posted on: August 2, 2023
Fireworks allowed from 9 AM to 10 AM on July 3 and From 9 AM to 11 AM on July 4 (text)

Cedar Falls Fireworks Ordinance

Posted on: June 2, 2023
construction updates graphic

27th Street Reconstruction Phase II

Posted on: September 15, 2022