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Road Closure due to the 2nd Street Culvert Replacement

By: City of Bondurant
Date Published: Friday, August 16, 2019
 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Contact: John Horton, City of Bondurant

Phone: 515.971.6855

Email: jhorton@cityofbondurant.com

Bondurant, Iowa, August 16, 2019

A portion of 2nd St NW that crosses Mud Creek closed Tuesday, July 23, 2019, to all through traffic for a project that is adding a new box culvert. The project is designed to help prevent future flooding for adjacent properties. The completion date was anticipated to be by August 21, 2019. Due to unforeseen circumstances related to some utility work conflict, the completion date has been delayed to the week of August 26th. The actual day is not yet known and will be shared as soon as that information becomes available.

Contractors are scheduled to set the additional box culvert beginning Tuesday, after which there will be backfill work and road preparation. City staff will know more about the specific day for the road to reopen once the concrete work begins, which is scheduled for the end of next week. The contractor is moving as quickly as possible and working extended hours to try to expedite the timeline. The City also approved a change order to the contract to upgrade to a concrete mixture that cures more quickly, in an effort to re-open the road as soon as possible. The City has been in communication with the School District about the status of this project. The City’s emergency services contingency plans also remain in place throughout the duration of the project.

Please reference the enclosed map for detour route and specific location of the road closure. The sidewalk remains closed throughout the project, however, the trail accessible through Efnor Estates Park remains open. The City appreciates everyone’s patience and understanding while improvements to the city’s infrastructure are being made.

If you have any questions, please contact City Hall at 515.967.2418. You can visit our website at www.cityofbondurant.com or follow the City of Bondurant on Facebook for additional updates.      

                            


Bondurant, Iowa, July 25, 2019

A portion of 2nd St NW that crosses Mud Creek was closed Tuesday, July 23, 2019, to ALL through traffic. There have been reports that kids are walking through the construction area. Parents, remind your kids that a good alternate route would be to use the Chichaqua Valley Trail to get around the construction zone. To those that participate in the Swim Bus, please be aware, this detour will cause a 10-15 minute delay. 


Bondurant, Iowa, July 19, 2019

A portion of 2nd St NW that crosses Mud Creek will close Tuesday, July 23, 2019, to all through traffic. This project is anticipated to be completed by August 21, 2019. The sidewalk will remain closed throughout the project. This action is being taken to help prevent future flooding for adjacent properties.

Please reference the enclosed map for detour route and specific location of the road closure.

The City appreciates everyone’s patience and understanding while improvements to the city’s infrastructure and functionality of the streets are being made.


Bondurant, Iowa, July 18, 2019

This week will be the start of the 2nd Street Culvert. The sidewalk will be closed to pedestrians. Later a portion of 2nd St NW will be closed that crosses Mud Creek.

The City appreciates everyone’s patience and understanding while improvements to the city’s infrastructure and functionality of the streets are being done.


Bondurant, Iowa, June 26, 2019

During July there will be road closures on 2nd St NW due to a culvert replacement. Planning has been underway since the start of the year. This road closure will be on 2nd St NW over Mud Creek. The potential traffic detour is below.

Conduct Public Hearing                                                 July 1 2019

Consider Bids                                                                 July 1 2019

Award Contract                                                               July 1 2019

Preconstruction                                                               2nd Week in July

Re-open 2nd Street                                                          August 21 2019

Complete Project                                                            October 31, 2019