View the latest Cedar Falls street construction updates for the week of November 8, 2021:
Downtown Streetscape and Reconstruction Project
Final brick laying and amenity placement will take place over the following week with full reopening of E 4th Street early in the week beginning Monday, November 8th. Remaining work this year will be final landscaping around the new precast concrete twig benches.
To learn more about the Streetscape and sign up for regular email updates, visit cedarfalls.com/downtown.
Union Road Recreational Trail
During the week of November 8th, crews continue paving driveways and trail sections through the driveways. Contractor has removed Wild Horse Drive and paving crew has started working on pouring the section back. Crews have removed Beaver Road and will be working on preping the intersection to be poured back.
Cedar Heights Drive Reconstruction (Cedar Heights Drive & Greenhill Road)
For the week of November 8th, crews will be continuing with paving operations on the northern half of the Cedar Heights and Greenhill intersection. The northbound approach and handwork on Cedar Heights Drive will be the focus for paving during the week. Crew will also continue with work south of the intersection by finishing placement of storm sewer, and placement of rock on the grade to prepare for paving. East and Westbound traffic on Greenhill Road will be maintained throughout construction.
The storm sewer inlets on the east side of the road have been placed and all storm sewer pipe should be finished by the end of the week.
West 27th Street Sanitary Sewer Extension
For the week of November 8th, crews will be continuing with underground sanitary sewer installation work south of W. 27th Street. Crews will continue northerly as they work their way to the new High School. At this time W. 27th Street will remain open, but a future full-width closure of W. 27th Street should be expected in early November as crews work their way North.
2021 Permeable Alley Project (9th/10th Street and Main/State Alley and 12th/13th Street and Washington/Main Alley)
During the week of November 8th, crews have paved the approaches and sidewalk section on the W. 12th and W. 13th alley, and next week will be placing brick and working on attaching the driveways.
Learn more about the annual permeable alley project at https://www.cedarfalls.com/1462/Annual-Permeable-Alleys.
Public Sidewalk Repair and Infill Project
During the week of November 8th, Contractor has continued excavation and pouring sidewalk on Hudson Road from W. 8th Street to W. 12th Street. They should be finishing up concrete at this location for the upcoming week and moving onto either the next infill location or ADA ramps that need replaced at other locations in the City.
CDBG Sidewlak Infill Project
During the week of Novemeber 8th, Contractor has started removals, grading and pouring sidewalk on Tuscon Drive, this task will go into next week. Crews have started at the North end and is working South, they plan on removing the trees and continuing excavation in the coming weeks.