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Eastbound I-80 exit ramp at 1st Avenue (exit 242) in Coralville set to close overnight on Wednesday, Jan. 31

January 30, 2024

DAVENPORT, Iowa – Jan. 30, 2024 – If you drive on eastbound Interstate 80 in Coralville you need to be aware of a construction project for the new I-80 and 1st Avenue interchange that may slow down your trip. Construction crews need to close the eastbound exit I-80 ramp at the 1st Avenue interchange (exit 242) as they prepare to open the new ramp. The closure is set to take place overnight Wednesday, Jan. 31 starting at 8 p.m. and...

Nighttime full closure of westbound I-80 at the 1st Avenue interchange (exit 242) in Johnson County begins on Monday, Nov. 20

November 17, 2023

DAVENPORT, Iowa – Nov. 17, 2023 – If you drive on westbound Interstate 80 in Johnson County you need to be aware of a construction project for the new I-80/1st Avenue interchange that could slow down your trip. Construction crews will close the westbound I-80 at exit 242 nightly from 11 p.m. to 5 a.m. on the following nights: Monday and Tuesday, Nov. 20 and 21 Monday through Thursday, Nov. 27, 28, 29 and 30 Sunday through Thursday, Dec. 3,...

Update: Nighttime intermittent lane closures on the bridge over U.S. 30 near Cedar Rapids begin tonight at 8 p.m.

November 16, 2023

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa – Nov. 16, 2023 – If you travel south on Interstate 380 to reach eastbound U.S. 30 near Cedar Rapids you need to be aware of an upcoming construction project that may slow down your trip. Starting on Thursday night, Nov. 16, until Friday, Dec. 8, weather permitting, construction crews will intermittently close lanes on the bridge over U.S. 30 for the southbound I-380 to eastbound U.S. 30 ramp from 8 p.m. to 6 a.m. daily so...

Nighttime intermittent lane closures on the bridge over U.S. 30 near Cedar Rapids begin on Thursday night, Nov. 16

November 15, 2023

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa – Nov. 15, 2023 – If you travel south on Interstate 380 to reach eastbound U.S. 30 near Cedar Rapids you need to be aware of an upcoming construction project that may slow down your trip. Starting on Thursday night, Nov. 16, until Friday, Dec. 8, weather permitting, construction crews will intermittently close lanes on the bridge over U.S. 30 for the southbound I-380 to eastbound U.S. 30 ramp from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. daily so...

Nightly full closure of eastbound I-80 at 1st Avenue (exit 242) in Coralville on begins on Sunday, Nov. 12

November 6, 2023

DAVENPORT, Iowa – Nov. 6, 2023 – If you drive on eastbound Interstate 80 in Coralville you need to be aware of a construction project for the new I-80 and 1st Avenue interchange that may slow down your trip. Construction crews need to fully close eastbound I-80 at the 1st Avenue interchange (exit 242) so bridge demolition work can take place. Eastbound I-80 will be fully closed to traffic on Sunday through Thursday nights from 11 p.m. until 5 a.m....

Intermittent lane closures on the I-380 bridge over U.S. 30 near Cedar Rapids begin on Friday, Nov. 3

November 2, 2023

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa – Nov. 2, 2023 – If you travel south on Interstate 380 to reach eastbound U.S. 30 near Cedar Rapids you need to be aware of an upcoming construction project that may slow down your trip. Starting on Friday, Nov. 3, until Friday, Nov. 17, weather permitting, construction crews will intermittently close lanes on the bridge over U.S. 30 for the southbound I-380 to eastbound U.S. 30 ramp from 8:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. daily so work...

Nighttime entrance and exit ramp closures on westbound I-80 (exit 254) in Johnson County begin on Wednesday, Oct. 25

October 20, 2023

DAVENPORT, Iowa – Oct. 20, 2023 – If you drive on westbound Interstate 80 in Johnson County you need to be aware of an asphalt pavement project that may impact your trip. This project is part of the preliminary work for a much larger construction project set to begin next year. Construction crews will close the westbound entrance and exit ramps on westbound I-80 (exit 254) nightly from 8 p.m. to 5 a.m. on Sunday through Thursday nights beginning on...

Southbound exit ramp and northbound entrance ramp on U.S. 61 at Mount Joy (exit 124) will reopen on Tuesday, Oct. 31

October 20, 2023

DAVENPORT, Iowa – Oct. 20, 2023 – If you drive on U.S. 61 near Mount Joy in Scott County you need to be aware of a concrete pavement reconstruction project that may impact your trip. Construction crews will reopen the southbound exit ramp and northbound entrance ramp on U.S. 61 at Mount Joy on Tuesday, Oct. 31, weather permitting. Crews will then close the southbound entrance ramp from Scott County Road F-55/210th Street east to the southbound U.S. 61 entrance...

Southbound U.S. 61 ramp to eastbound U.S. 30 (exit 312) in Clinton County to close on Monday, July 31

July 14, 2023

DAVENPORT, Iowa – July 14, 2023 – If you drive on U.S. 61 in Clinton and Scott counties you need to be aware of pavement replacement projects that may slow down your trip. Construction crews need to fully close the southbound U.S. 61 ramp to eastbound U.S. 30 (exit 312) for up to one month beginning on Monday, July 31, weather permitting. While the ramp is closed you will follow a marked detour route by taking southbound U.S. 61 to...

Full closure of westbound I-80 at 1st Avenue (exit 242) in Coralville on Tuesday night, July 18

July 12, 2023

DAVENPORT, Iowa – July 12, 2023 – If you drive on westbound Interstate 80 in Coralville you need to be aware of a construction project for the new I-80 and 1st Avenue interchange that may slow down your trip. Construction crews need to fully close westbound I-80 at the 1st Avenue interchange (exit 242) from 11 p.m. Tuesday, July 18 until 5 a.m. Wednesday, July 19, weather permitting. You will be detoured off I-80 at the 1st Avenue ramp (exit...

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