Iowa DOT News Release



Westbound U.S. 30 traffic shift between Stoney Point Road and Edgewood Road in Cedar Rapids in place March 30 until May 30 #iatraffic

Posted on: March 25, 2015

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa – March 25, 2015 – A pavement replacement project will require detouring westbound U.S. 30 traffic between Stoney Point Road and Edgewood Road in Cedar Rapids beginning Monday, March 30, until Saturday, May 30, weather permitting, according to the Iowa Department of Transportation’s Cedar Rapids construction office.

Traffic impact

  • Traffic on westbound U.S. 30 will be switched to the eastbound U.S. 30 lanes, and then back east at the crossovers. 
  • The on- and off-ramps from U.S. 151/Williams Boulevard (exit 248) to westbound U.S. 30 will be closed, and appropriate signage will be posted. Traffic on U.S. 151/Williams Boulevard wanting to access to westbound U.S. 30 will be detoured to Waconia Avenue (exit 252A), and then detoured back on westbound U.S. 30. Traffic on westbound U.S. 30 wanting to access the U.S. 30 off-ramp will be detoured to 80th Street (Exit 246), then eastbound U.S. 30 , and then U.S. 151/Williams Boulevard (exit 248).  
  • The on-ramp from Edgewood Road (exit 250) to westbound U.S. 30 will be closed, and appropriate signage will be posted. Traffic wanting to access to westbound U.S. 30 will be detoured to Waconia Avenue (exit 252A), and then detoured back on westbound U.S. 30.

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The Iowa DOT reminds motorists to drive with caution, obey posted speed limit and other signs in the work area, and be aware that traffic fines for moving violations are at least double in work zones. As in all work zones, drivers should stay alert, allow ample space between vehicles, and wear seat belts.

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Contact: John Vu at 319-365-6986 or john.vu@dot.iowa.gov

 


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