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80th St Project Update: Beverly Road to Highway 30

1 Alert
April 12, 2017 11:02 AM

80th Street SW Project Upate

The project was let on March 28, 2017 and the contract has been awarded to Horsfield Construction, Inc. of Epworth, IA for a cost of $479,102.46. A schedule has not been submitted by the Contractor to date. As per the contract, the late start date for...

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Latest Update:

July 6, 2017 2:53 PM

The contractor plans to start placing the rock shoulders on Monday (10th), weather permitting.

Please contact me with any questions.

Garret Reddish (garret.reddish@linncounty.org)

Air Quality Alerts

1 Alert
June 9, 2017 4:05 PM

Ozone Season Is Here!

Who is at risk from Ozone? The sensitive groups include children, adults who are active outdoors, people with respiratory diseases and people with unusual susceptibility to Ozone. The USEPA has developed the Air Quality Index (AQI) for Real-Time...

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Alice Road: N Center Point Rd to Central City Rd

1 Alert
April 12, 2017 10:36 AM

Alice Road Project Update

This project was let on March 21, 2017 and was awarded to L.L. Pelling out of North Liberty. The contract amount is for $983,174. The contractor plans to start construction on Monday, April 24th. Through traffic will be maintained throughout...

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Latest Update:

June 1, 2017 11:25 AM

Construction on Alice Road is complete. There are a few minor items the contractor needs to clean up, but these should not have an affect on traffic. In the next few weeks Linn County crews will be onsite to start working on driveway culvert extensions.

Thanks for your cooperation throughout the project. Please contact me if you have any questions.

Garret Reddish (garret.reddish@linncounty.org)

Buffalo Ridge Road: County Line to Buffalo Creek

1 Alert
June 1, 2017 1:44 PM

Buffalo Ridge Road Project Update

The project was let on May 23, 2017 and the contract has been awarded to L.L. Pelling Co., Inc. of North Liberty, IA for a cost of $1,167,562.94. The project consists of a 3.5” asphalt overlay from the Linn-Jones county line to the bridge over Buffalo...

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Latest Update:

July 7, 2017 2:37 PM

The contractor plans to start the first or second week in August. As a reminder, traffic will be maintained throughout the project with the use of a pilot car and flaggers. Although access will be available, delays are to be expected.

Please contact me with any questions.

Garret Reddish (garret.reddish@linncounty.org)

Central City Rd Project: Marion Rd to Fairgrounds

1 Alert
April 12, 2017 11:10 AM

Central City Road Project Update

The project was let on February 28, 2017 and the contract has been awarded to Eastern Iowa Excavating & Concrete LLC of Cascade, IA for a cost of $132,834.97.
As per the contract, the contractor is required to complete the project by June 9, 2017 prior to...

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Latest Update:

June 13, 2017 6:30 AM

The remaining asphalt was placed yesterday. The contractor has some minor shouldering to address then the project will be completed.

Thank you for your cooperation throughout this project. Please contact me if you have any questions.

Garret Reddish (garret.reddish@linncounty.org)

Cimarron Drive Project Updates

1 Alert
April 12, 2017 11:17 AM

Cimarron Drive Project Update

The project was let on March 14, 2017 and the contract has been awarded to Hansen Asphalt of Iowa City, IA for a cost of $117,752.00. The contractor has not yet provided a start date, but the contract specifies a late start date of August 29th.

Please...

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Latest Update:

June 13, 2017 6:33 AM

The asphalt overlay is complete, however, Linn County crews will be on site this week to repair sections of curb that need fixed.

Thank you for your cooperation throughout the project. Please contact me if you have any questions.

Garret Reddish (garret.reddish@linncounty.org)

County Home Rd Culvert & Grading Update

1 Alert
April 5, 2016 12:03 PM

County Home Road Culverts & Grading Project Update

Road construction on County Home Road between N. Center Point Road and Highway 13 is expected to start the summer or fall of 2017. The project will consist of culvert replacements and ditch grading. County Home Road will remain open to traffic for a...

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Latest Update:

June 1, 2017 1:32 PM

The project was let on May 30, 2017 and the contract has been awarded to Rathje Construction Co. of Marion, IA for a cost of $2,073,652.96. The project consists of culvert and grading work from N Center Point Road to Iowa Highway 13. The project is in preparation for a paving project in 2019. A schedule has not been submitted by the Contractor to date. As per the contract, the late start date for the project is August 7, 2017. The project will take approximately 3-4 months for completion.

Covington Road: Rogers Rd to Benton County

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East Main Street (Cedar Rapids)

1 Alert
July 7, 2017 2:30 PM

E. Main Street Project Update

The project was let on June 27, 2017 and the contract has been awarded to L.L. Pelling Co., Inc. of North Liberty, IA for a cost of $233,466.40. The contractor has provided a tentative start date of September 4, 2017 and the project should take...

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Latest Update:

July 14, 2017 12:27 PM

The contractor has changed their schedule. They now plan to start on Thursday July 20th. They will begin by removing pavement at the Amelia Drive intersection and the east entrance to Westfield Elementary School. Access to Amelia Drive will remain open at all times during construction. The contractor plans to start placing asphalt the first week in August (31st - 4th).

Please contact me with any questions.

Garret Reddish (garret.reddish@linncounty.org)

East Main Street (near Lisbon)

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Edgewood Rd Project: Tower Terrace to Toddville Rd

1 Alert
June 1, 2017 1:35 PM

Edgewood Road Project Update

Culvert and grading project from a point a half mile north of Tower Terrace Road to County Home Road.

Latest Update:

June 1, 2017 1:36 PM

The project was let on May 30, 2017 and the contract has been awarded to Peterson Contractors, Inc of Reinbeck, IA for a cost of $481,490.50. The project consists of culvert and grading work from a point a half mile north of Tower Terrace Road to County Home Road. This project is in preparation for a future paving project. A schedule has not been submitted by the Contractor to date. As per the contract, the late start date for the project is August 21, 2017. The project will take approximately 6-8 weeks for completion.

Morris Hills Road: Wickiup LC to Feather Ridge Rd

1 Alert
July 7, 2017 2:33 PM

Morris Hills Road Project Update:

The project was let on June 27, 2017 and the contract has been awarded to L.L. Pelling Co., Inc. of North Liberty, IA for a cost of $299,884.00. The contractor has provided a tentative start date of July 20, 2017 and the project should take approximately...

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Mt Vernon Road Project Update: East Post to Hwy 13

1 Alert
May 12, 2017 7:09 AM

Mount Vernon Road Project Update:

The project was let on April 18, 2017 and the contract has been awarded to L.L. Pelling of North Liberty, IA for a cost of $4,423,753.78. The project is expected to last 8-12 weeks. The road will remain open at all times, but traffic will be controlled...

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Latest Update:

July 17, 2017 2:59 PM

Mount Vernon Road is now open to all traffic. Thank you for your cooperation during this unexpected closure.

Garret Reddish (garret.reddish@linncounty.org)

N Center Point Rd: County Home to Center Point

1 Alert
June 1, 2017 1:37 PM

N Center Point Road Project Update

Culvert work and an 8" concrete overlay from County Home Road to the City of Center Point.

Latest Update:

June 28, 2017 3:11 PM

The contractor has provided a tentative start date of August 14, 2017. More details will be provided once construction nears.

Please contact me with any questions.

Garret Reddish (garret.reddish@linncounty.org)

Newbold Road Project Update: Bridge Replacement

1 Alert
February 8, 2017 11:52 AM

Newbold Road Bridge Replacement Project Update

The contractor plans to begin construction on Monday February 20th. Construction is expected to last approximately 3 months. The road will remain open to all traffic during construction.

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Latest Update:

June 13, 2017 6:41 AM

The project is near completion and the contractor plans to place seed, mulch, and additional erosion control devices today. The project should be done this week.

Thank you for your cooperation throughout the project. Please contact me with any questions.

Garret Reddish (garret.reddish@linncounty.org)

Road Construction Updates

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Seal Coat: Various Locations in Linn County

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Secrist Rd Project: Hwy 13 to Crystal Creek Rd

1 Alert
April 12, 2017 10:40 AM

Secrist Road Project Update

The project was let on January 18, 2017 and the contract has been awarded to Horsfield Construction, Inc. of Epworth, IA for a cost of $1,284,960.89. A schedule has not been submitted by the Contractor to date. As per the contract, the late start date...

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Latest Update:

July 18, 2017 7:37 PM

The stretch of road that was paved on Monday is expected to be opened to local traffic tomorrow morning. Tomorrow (19th), the contractor will be placing asphalt on the west end of the project. Also, the contractor will continue to place rock shoulders and rock in entrances.

Please contact me with any questions. Thanks for your cooperation.

Garret Reddish (garret.reddish@linncounty.org)

Squaw Creek Rd: Mount Vernon Rd to Squaw Creek Cir

1 Alert
July 7, 2017 2:36 PM

Squaw Creek Road Project Update:

The project was let on June 27, 2017 and the contract has been awarded to L.L. Pelling Co., Inc. of North Liberty, IA for a cost of $195,990.20. The contractor has provided a tentative start date of July 12, 2017 and the project should take approximately...

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Latest Update:

July 18, 2017 7:38 PM

The contractor plans to complete the paving and rock shoulders tomorrow (19th). Pavement markings are expected late this week or early next week. Once the pavement markings are painted the project will be complete.

Please contact me with any questions. Thanks for your cooperation.

Garret Reddish (garret.reddish@linncounty.org)