Road/Lot/Sidewalk Notices

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SCHEDULED Road Closure Notice
START DATE: Wednesday, May 22, 2024  
END DATE: Wednesday, May 22, 2024  
AFFECTED ROAD/S: 24th Street westbound lane only
ALTERNATE ROUTE: Bloomington Road or 13th Street
WHY: Paving of the north lane of 24th St.
COORDINATOR: Chris Strawhacker at cstrawha@iastate.edu or (515) 294-7071
NOTES: On Wednesday, May 22st, the westbound lane of 24th St will be closed. Con-Struct will be paving the north lane of 24th St. Westbound traffic will detour to Bloomington Rd or to 13th St. The eastbound lane will remain open.
Depending on the amount of rain received on Tuesday, this could be delayed further into the week of May 27th to allow the grade to dry out.
SCHEDULED Parking Lot Closure Notice
START DATE: Friday, May 17, 2024   6:00 AM
END DATE: Friday, May 24, 2024   5:00 PM
AFFECTED PARKING LOT # & LOCATION: Lot 43 on the north side of Horticulture Hall
WHY: The trench drain on the north side of Horticulture Hall will have repair work done.
COORDINATOR: Laramie Heuser at laramie@iastate.edu or (515) 294-0981
NOTES: The work being done will only affect a few parking spaces near the trench drain on the north side of Horticulture Hall. A majority of Lot 43 parking spaces will remain unaffected.
SCHEDULED Sidewalk Closure Notice
START DATE: Tuesday, May 28, 2024  
END DATE: Friday, June 14, 2024  
AFFECTED SIDEWALK: Morril Rd N
ALTERNATE ROUTE:
WHY: Equipment Removal from Metals Development Building
COORDINATOR: Payton Crilly at pwcrilly@ameslab.gov or (515) 294-5373
NOTES: https://www.fpm.iastate.edu/notify/details/Closures_Map_-_MD_Equipment_Removal_-_Ames_National_Laboratory.pdf
Please click on both provided web links to view a pdf with maps, dates, and details of closures.
SCHEDULED Parking Lot Closure Notice
START DATE: Tuesday, May 28, 2024  
END DATE: Friday, June 14, 2024  
AFFECTED PARKING LOT # & LOCATION: Parking Strip on East Side of Metals Development
WHY: Equipment Removal from Metals Development
COORDINATOR: Payton Crilly at pwcrilly@ameslab.gov or (515) 294-5373
NOTES: https://www.fpm.iastate.edu/notify/details/Closures_Map_-_MD_Equipment_Removal_-_Ames_National_Laboratory.pdf
Please click on both provided web links to view a pdf with maps, dates, and details of closures.
SCHEDULED Road Closure Notice
START DATE: Wednesday, May 29, 2024  
END DATE: Friday, May 31, 2024  
AFFECTED ROAD/S: Morril Rd N
ALTERNATE ROUTE:
WHY: Semi-trailer will block the road for equipment removal
COORDINATOR: Payton Crilly at pwcrilly@ameslab.gov or (515) 294-5373
NOTES: https://www.fpm.iastate.edu/notify/details/Closures_Map_-_MD_Equipment_Removal_-_Ames_National_Laboratory.pdf
Please go to provided web-link to view a pdf including maps, dates, and details for closures.
SCHEDULED Sidewalk Closure Notice
START DATE: Monday, May 13, 2024   7:30 AM
END DATE: Monday, May 27, 2024  
AFFECTED SIDEWALK: East West Sidewalk North of Beardshear between Morril Hall and Beardshear
ALTERNATE ROUTE: East west sidewalk just north of Beardshear
WHY: Steam Tunnel construction work
COORDINATOR: David Chenevert at dwchenev@iastate.edu or (515) 291-5205
SCHEDULED Road Closure Notice
START DATE: Monday, March 25, 2024  
END DATE: Monday, September 30, 2024  
AFFECTED ROAD/S: 24th Street (Stange Rd to Hayes Ave)
ALTERNATE ROUTE:
WHY: The City of Ames has contracted with Con-Struct for the reconstruction of Stange Rd and 24th St.
COORDINATOR: Chris Strawhacker at cstrawha@iastate.edu or (515) 294-7071
NOTES: Weather permitting, on Monday, March 25th, Con-Struct will begin with the pavement removal for the north lane of 24th St from Stange Rd to Hayes Ave. The two west bound lanes will be closed and traffic shifted to a single lane in each direction on the two east bound lanes of 24th St. During this stage of the project, Kent Ave will be closed at 24th St. The entrances to Ames School admin offices will have alternating closures. Other entrances will have right turn movements only through the workzone. Please use alternate routes if possible. The work zone will have low speeds and narrow lanes. Allow extra travel time as Delays Will Occur. Anticipated Duration: Anticipated duration to complete this stage of the project is 8-9 weeks.
SCHEDULED Parking Lot Closure Notice
START DATE: Monday, March 18, 2024  
END DATE: Thursday, August 1, 2024  
AFFECTED PARKING LOT # & LOCATION: Northern Portion of A3, all of B3 and all of C3. Access to the southern portion of A3 will be available from the North via Center Dr.
WHY: Construction on the parking lots.
COORDINATOR: Nathan Graves at ngraves@iastate.edu or (515) 509-4716
NOTES: Access to the southern portion of A3 will be available from the North via Center Dr.
SCHEDULED Parking Lot Closure Notice
START DATE: Monday, November 20, 2023  
END DATE: Friday, May 31, 2024  
AFFECTED PARKING LOT # & LOCATION:
WHY:
COORDINATOR: Nathan Graves at ngraves@iastate.edu or (515) 509-4716
NOTES: https://www.fpm.iastate.edu/notify/details/A4-A5_Shutdown.png
Access to A2 and A3 will be maintained from the North via Alumni Lane.