University Avenue Construction


University Avenue Reconstruction Project


The City of Waterloo and the contractor continue to work on the reconstruction of the University Avenue Reconstruction Project Phase 1 from Greenhill Road to Evergreen Avenue.

University Ave Ph 1 - Enhancement Descriptions
University Ave Ph 1 - Enhancement Display

The City of Waterloo and the contractor continue to work on the reconstruction of the University Avenue Reconstruction Project Phase 1 from Greenhill Road to Evergreen Avenue.

The week of September 24th, the traffic will remain the same on University Avenue and University Avenue will remain open to traffic. Falls Avenue will remain open on both sides of University Avenue and Sager Avenue will be opened on the south sides of University Avenue. The Ansborough Avenue traffic is head-to-head traffic in the southbound lanes. Dundee Avenue will be closed north of University Avenue. The University Avenue Frontage Road Intersection near Casey's will remain open with head-to-head traffic on one side. Please see the attached map showing the construction zone.

The eastbound lane closures from Greenhill Road to the University Avenue Frontage Road Intersection near Casey's will be in effect for approximately one more month, depending on the weather. The westbound lane closures from the University Avenue Frontage Road Intersection near Casey's to Evergreen Avenue will be in effect until November, depending on the weather. During this time, University Avenue will remain open and access to the frontage roads will remain.

For safety purposes, please stay away from the construction area. Heavy equipment will be moving back and forth on the closed lanes. It would be advisable to stay behind the sidewalk on the property side during the reconstruction work.


To request road closure notices by e-mail or to unsubscribe, please e-mail us at: University.Ave@Waterloo-IA.org.

Additional information can be viewed on the University Avenue Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/UniversityAveWaterloo/ or the City of Waterloo’s website at http://www.cityofwaterlooiowa.com/departments/engineering/UniversityAve.php.



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On Tuesday, October 17 from 5:30 to 7:00 p.m., the City of Waterloo conducted a Public Information Meeting to discuss the status of the University Avenue Project and to present the preliminary design for improvements that are being considered. This project extends from Midway Drive to U.S. 63 in Waterloo, Iowa.


Public Information Meeting Handout

Public Information Meeting Presentation

Public Information Meeting Text Boards

Phase 1 Strip Map

Phase 2 Strip Map

Phase 3 Strip Map

Here you will find information pertaining to the University Avenue reconstruction project in Waterloo.

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University Avenue Waterloo Council Work Session Presentation July 24, 2017



Public Information Meeting (March 21, 2017)

University Avenue - Traffic Signals
University Avenue - Roundabouts

Information at:
Phone: (319) 291-4312
Email: university.avenue@waterloo-ia.org
Facebook Link:  https://www.facebook.com/universityavewaterloo/