Iowa City's 'Gateway Project' Subject of Meeting

The sign on N. Dubuque Street in Iowa City. (Mark Cahill/Iowa SourceMedia Group)


By Katie Stinson

IOWA CITY, Iowa - Public input is being sought on the elevation of Dubuque Street and Park Road bridge.

Known as the Gateway Project, the intent to keep the flood-prone street and bridge dry when the Iowa River jumps its banks.

The city will host a meeting 4-7 p.m. Feb. 25 in Meeting Room A at the Iowa City Public Library, 123 S. Linn St. There will be new conceptual designs to view and people can talk with city staff and consultants. There will be a short presentation at 5:30 p.m.

People unable to attend can review information and make comments after the meeting at, by calling (319) 356-5140 or sending them to: the city of Iowa City, Engineering Division, 410 E. Washington St., Iowa City, Iowa, 52240.

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