Brady St Sewer Repairs and Resurfacing

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08/04/17

  • Work continues in the two right/east lanes of Brady St between River Dr and 7th St.
  • Water service repairs will require closure of the two left/west lanes of Brady at 7th St for about five days.  This work will begin after the above planned work is completed. 
  • Warranty work on asphalt near 14th St will need to be completed.  This work will require grinding asphalt near the curb, installing a new storm drain, and sealing of asphalt.  Once scheduled, this work will take approximately seven days to complete. 
  • A storm manhole will need to be rebuilt at Brady and River Dr.  This work will require closure of the two right/east lanes of Brady at River Dr, and the right westbound curb lane of River Dr.  This work will take about five days to complete once scheduled, pending river levels going down.

Be on the lookout for changing traffic control as work progresses on these items.​

07/28/17

The Brady St Sewer and Resurfacing Project is nearing completion.  Work will resume in the two right/east lanes of Brady St between River Dr and 7th St on Monday, July 31st.  The contractor will be completing finish work along the stretch, including: sidewalk work, and raising manholes, and remaining pavement painting.  Additional finish will also take place as follows before the project achieves final completion.  Staff anticipates final completion on or about Monday, August 21st depending on weather. 

  • Water service repairs will require closure of the two left/west lanes of Brady at 7th St for about five days.  This work will begin after the above planned work is completed.
  • Warranty work on asphalt near 14th St will need to be completed.  This work will require milling asphalt, installing a new storm drain, and re-application of asphalt.  Once scheduled, this work will take approximately nine days to complete.
  • A storm manhole will need to be rebuilt at Brady and River Dr.  This work will require closure of the two right/east lanes of Brady at River Dr, and the right westbound curb lane of River Dr.  This work will take about five days to complete once scheduled, pending river levels going down.

Be on the lookout for changing traffic control as work progresses on these items.

07/21/17

The Brady St Sewer and Resurfacing Project is nearing completion.

  • The two right/east lanes of Brady St between River Dr and 7th St will be temporarily re-opened beginning Tuesday, July 25th.  
  • The lanes will be closed again beginning Monday, July 31st for completion of any remaining finish work along the stretch, including: painting lanes and crosswalks, sidewalk work, and raising manholes.
  • The right/east lane of Brady at 15th will be closed during the day, Monday, July 24th through the 26th, weather permitting for step repairs.
  • Staff anticipates this work, and the entire Brady Street Sewer and Resurfacing project, will be complete on or about August 14th, weather dependent. 

Other work on along this stretch next week includes:

  • The left/west lane of Brady St between 8th and 12th St, currently closed for construction at Palmer, should be re-opened on or by Wednesday, July 26th.
  • The west curb lane of Brady St at 6th St. will be closed for a portion of the week next week for streetscaping work. 

07/14/17

  • Beginning Wednesday, July 19th, resurfacing work in the two right/east lanes of Brady will require rolling daytime closures of approximately 3 hours at each street, alley and driveway intersection east of Brady St between River Dr and 7th St.  Work associated with these rolling closures should be complete by Friday, July 21st, weather dependent.
    • Motorists will be able to turn left/west off of Brady onto side streets and alleys; they will not be able to turn right/east off of Brady during the temporary closures.
    • Motorists should consider an alternate route.  The best east/west route through Brady St will be River Dr, 12th, 14th or 15th Streets during this time.
  • ​The two right/east lanes of Brady St will be substantially complete and re-opened by or before Tuesday, July 25th, weather dependent.  The road will be open for Bix 7 events.
  • The two right/east lanes of Brady St between River Dr and 7th will be closed again beginning Monday, July 31st for finish work, including: painting lanes and crosswalks, sidewalks work, and raising manholes.  Staff anticipates this work, and the entire Brady Street Sewer and Resurfacing project, will be complete on or about August 14th, weather dependent.
  • The left/west lane of Brady St between 8th and 12th St currently closed for construction at Palmer should be re-opened on or by Wednesday, July 26th.

As part of the work on Brady referenced above, the north westbound lane of River Drive at Brady St will be closed between July 17th and July 24th.

07/07/17

  • Sewer and resurfacing work in the two right/east lanes of Brady St continues through July 26th.  Paving and rolling closures are tentatively scheduled to begin July 19th.
  • Palmer College of Chiropractic is experiencing construction delays.  The left/west lane of Brady between 8th and 12th Streets will remain closed through approximately July 26th for auditorium construction. 
  • The closure of 2nd St east of the Brady St intersection will re-open on Monday after the concrete cures.
  • Concrete has/is being poured in two phases on 3rd St between Pershing and Brady as part of the storm sewer pipe installation project.  The two lanes currently closed will re-open on Monday.  The re-opening of those lanes will be followed by closure of the other two lanes.  All lanes should be open on Thursday. 

06/30/17

  • ​Sewer and resurfacing work in the two right/east lanes of Brady St will continue through July 26th.  Paving and rolling closures are tentatively scheduled to begin July 19th.  
  • One left/west lane of Brady between 8th and 12th Streets will remain closed through approximately July 7th for construction activities at Palmer College of Chiropractic.  
  • Beginning Wednesday, July 5th, travel on 3rd St between Pershing and Brady will be reduced by two lanes for storm sewer pipe installation.  The lane reduction will be off and on through July 14th, with a temporary patch allowing travel lanes to re-open, and a later lane reduction when concrete is installed.

If you are out an about in the area, please note there is a lot of other construction activity taking place in adjacent areas, including 4th and 5th Streets, and a number of others.  To find more information on current road closures and lane reductions visit http://www.cityofdavenportiowa.com/closures. Sign-up to receive notifications at http://www.cityofdavenportiowa.com/dpwnn. 

06/16/17

  • Sewer and resurfacing work in the two right/east lanes of Brady St continues into July. 
  • A water main break has resulted in lane reductions on Brady between 28th and 29th Streets.  Traffic will be down to two right/east lanes through approximately June 22nd.
  • One left/west lane of Brady between 8th and 12th Streets will remain closed through approximately July 7th for construction activities at Palmer College of Chiropractic.
  • Periodic lane reductions in the right/east lane of Brady between 7th and 17th Streets will continue through Wednesday, June 21st for sidewalk and side street improvements.  After the 21st, the only work north of 7th St on Brady will be the Palmer lane reduction noted above.

06/09/17

Sewer and resurfacing work in the two right/east lanes of Brady St will continue into July. With work flipping to the right/east lanes of Brady St, entry/exit from the River Center Parking Ramp off of Brady St is temporarily prohibited. The ramp can be entered from 2nd or 3rd Streets and exit is limited to 2nd Street until access along Brady St is restored.

Other work continuing on Brady St includes:

  • Closure of one left/west lane of Brady between 8th St and 12thStreets through approximately July 7th for construction activities at Palmer College of Chiropractic.
  • Periodic lane reductions in the right/east lane of Brady between 7th and 17th Streets.  This work is for sidewalk and side street improvements.

Of special note:

  • Traffic lane striping on recently micro-surfaced areas in the downtown will take place on Wednesday, June 14th.  This will include parking space striping on 2ndSt between Harrison and Western and 4th St from Harrison to East River Dr.  Parking will prohibited while striping takes place.
  • The Bix at 6 runs scheduled for Thursday, June 22ndand Thursday, June 29th will run on Pershing instead of Brady St due to on-going construction activities.  Find details at this link.

06/05/17

Rolling day time closures of side streets to the east of Brady between River Dr and 7th St will occur for the remainder of the day today and tomorrow for pavement milling work.  Traffic delays are likely during these rolling closures.

Travel will be permitted on the milled surfaces while sewer and other work is performed in the two right/east lanes.  Motorists and pedestrians should be mindful that the transition between milled and adjacent surfaces is approximately 3 inches. Reduce your speed when traveling into, on, or off of these milled surfaces. Pedestrians should be wary of tripping hazards.


06/02/17

Work on Brady between River Dr and 7th St will flip to the two right/east lanes on Monday, June 5th.  Work in these lanes will continue into July. 

Other work/lane reductions on Brady include:

  • One left/west lanes of Brady between 8th St and 12th St will remain closed through approximately July 7th for construction activities at Palmer College of Chiropractic.
  • Periodic lane reductions will continue in one right/east lane of Brady between 7th and 17th Streets.  This work is for sidewalk and side street improvements.

05/26/17

Resurfacing work in the two left/west lanes of Brady St will not be complete until June 5th, at which time work will flip to the two right/east lanes. Staff anticipates the two right/east lanes will be re-opened in early July, depending on weather and subsurface conditions. Finish work on adjacent sidewalks and approaches will be complete by late July.
Work will continue north of 7th St as follows:
  • Two left/west lanes of Brady between 8th St and 12th St remain closed through approximately June 1st for construction activities at Palmer College of Chiropractic.
  • The right/east curb lane of Brady St between 7th and High will continue to see periodic closures for sidewalk and side street work.

Motorists are reminded to pay attention to changing traffic control as these projects progress.

05/19/17

Resurfacing work in the two left/west lanes of Brady St between River Dr and 7th St will be complete on or before Monday, May 29th. Work will flip to the two right/east lanes once work in these lanes is complete. Staff anticipates the two right/east lanes will be re-opened by the end of June, depending on weather and subsurface conditions. Finish work on adjacent sidewalks and approaches will be completed in July.

Work will continue north of 7th St as follows:
  • The left/west curb lane of Brady between 8th St and Palmer Dr remains closed through approximately June 1st for construction activities at Palmer College of Chiropractic.
  • The right/east curb lane of Brady between 8th St and High St will remain closed for sidewalk and side street work.

Work in the right/east curb lane north of Locust St will be complete by Monday, May 22nd.

Cape seal work on adjacent streets in the Downtown (2nd, 4th and Scott Streets) is complete. The contractor will be returning next week to install striping and to clear the street surface and adjacent sidewalks of any construction debris.​

05/12/17

Weather and an issue with asphalt production has delayed resurfacing the two left/west lanes of Brady St between River Dr and 7th St. The contractor was able to apply the first asphalt layer, however application of a second layer is still necessary.  This will result in 3 hour rolling closures at each street, alley and driveway intersection west of Brady along this stretch on May 15th and 16th.  Motorists should consider an alternate route on these dates.

Finish work in these lanes will follow resurfacing.  Staff anticipates all work in the two left/west lanes of Brady will be complete on or by May 23rd, with work flipping to the two right/east lanes on May 24th.

Work will continue north of 7th St as follows:

  • The left/west curb lane of Brady between 8th St and Palmer Dr remains closed through approximately June 1st for construction activities at Palmer College of Chiropractic.  
  • The right/east curb lane of Brady between 8th St and High St will remain closed for sidewalk and side street work. 

With cape seal work on adjacent streets in the Downtown, 2nd, 4th and Scott Streets, motorists are advised to reduce speed and watch for changing traffic control. 

The City is applying water at intervals that will help to reduce dust but not the effectiveness of the cape seal application.  Dust will be present until cape sealing these streets is complete.

To avoid the construction, visitors to the Beaux Arts Fair this weekend may want to consider free parking in the Dillon Fountain West and East Parking lots.  For more details visitwww.cityofdavenportiowa.com/parking.

05/05/17

Resurfacing work originally scheduled to begin last week on Brady between River Dr and 7th St was delayed due to recent wet weather.  This work and associated east/west travel restrictions will now occur on Tuesday, May 9th and Wednesday, May 10th.  On these two dates:

  • Rolling daytime closures of approximately 3 hours will occur at each street, alley or driveway intersection west of Brady St between River Dr and 7th Street. 
  • Motorists will be able to turn right/east off of Brady onto side streets and alleys; they will not be able to turn left/west off of Brady St during the temporary closures.
  • Westbound travel on 2nd through 7th Streets will have to turn right/north onto Brady to access other east/west routes during the temporary closures.
  • Motorists should consider an alternate route.  The best east/west route through Brady St will be River Dr, 12th, 14th, or 15th Streets during this time.

Resurfacing and finish work will continue in the two left/west lanes through approximately May 17th, depending on weather conditions.  Once this work is complete, the project will flip to the two right/east lanes of Brady between River Dr and 7th St.  Work on the right/east lanes is expected to be complete on or about June 24th.

The  left/west curb lane of Brady between 8th St and Palmer Dr will remain closed through approximately June 1st for construction activities taking place at Palmer College of Chiropractic.  The right/east curb lane of Brady between 8th St and Locust will close for sidewalk and side street work.  This work on the east side will begin this week.

With work occurring on both sides of Brady St in some areas, motorists should reduce speed and watch for changing traffic control.  Two lanes of traffic will be maintained.

04/28/17

Work in the left/west two lanes of Brady St between River Dr and 7th St will be transitioning to asphalt application and resurfacing next week.

On or about Thu May 4th and ending on or about Fri May 5th, depending on weather, restrictions on east/west travel through the intersection will occur to allow for asphalt application. During these two days:
  • Rolling daytime closures of 3 or more hours will occur at each street, alley or driveway intersection west of Brady St between River Dr and 7th Street.  Closures are necessary for proper asphalt application and cooling.
  • Motorists will be able to turn right/east off of Brady onto side streets and alleys; they will not be able to turn left/west off of Brady St during the temporary closures.
  • Westbound travel on 2nd through 7th Streets will have to turn right/north onto Brady to access other east/west routes during the temporary closures.
  • Motorists should consider an alternate route.  The best east/west route through Brady St will be River Dr, 12th, 14th, or 15th Streets during this time.

Beginning the week of May 8th, the contractor should be transitioning to finish work in the two left/west lanes, including painting lanes and crosswalks, and raising manholes. This work is anticipated to be complete on or about Monday May 15th, at which time work will flip to the two right/east lanes of Brady St between River Dr and 7th St.

The two left/west lanes of Brady between 8th St and Palmer Dr will remain closed through approximately June 1st for construction activities taking place at Palmer College of Chiropractic.

04/21/17

  • ​All lanes of Brady St north of Palmer Dr should be open on or by Wed, Apr 26th.   The two left/west lanes of Brady between 7th St and Palmer Dr will remain closed through approximately June 1st for construction activities taking place at Palmer College of Chiropractic.
  • Work will continue in the two left/west lanes of Brady between River Dr and 7th St through approximately May 15th due to weather, site conditions and changes in scheduling to include finish work before flipping to the east lanes.  Once sewer repairs are complete on or about May 1st, resurfacing work will begin ​in these lanes.  Resurfacing work will require one to two day lane reductions or closures at intersections west of Brady.  A schedule will be posted as we near that date.
  • ​Weather permitting, westbound travel restrictions through the 2nd St intersection should be removed on or about Thu Apr 27th
  • ​Staff anticipates all work in the two left/west lanes will be complete on or by May 15th, at which time work will flip to the two east lanes.


04/14/17

IowaAmerican was able to complete repairs to the water main and lines on the 200 block of Brady St this afternoon. The block will be re-opened to one lane of travel beginning this afternoon.

Please be reminded work at the intersection of 2nd and Brady will begin on Monday or Tuesday next week. This work will prohibit westbound 2nd St from traveling west through the intersection.

For your safety and the safety of workers, please pay attention to signs and drive with caution while work continues in these areas.


04/13/17

IowaAmerican began repairs to the water main and related services in the 200 block of Brady St early this morning.   Due to underground conditions, the water main has been repaired and service restored to all but one property serviced by the main.  

At this time, Brady St will remain closed between 2nd and 3rd Streets for an undetermined amount of time as IowaAmerican works through approaches for making the repairs.  If trenchless methods are successful, the stretch may be re-opened as early as Friday, if a trench is required, the stretch may be closed until Monday.​

04/12/17

Brady St will be closed to all traffic between 2nd and 3rd Streets for water main and line repairs on Thursday, April 13th.  Crews anticipate repairs will be complete by the end of the day.  The water main will be shut down during this time.  IowaAmerican is notifying affected property owners.  Access the River Center Parking Ramp from 2nd St.

On-going and upcoming work on Brady:

  • Work will continue in the two left/west lanes of Brady St between River Dr and Locust Street through May 1st, weather dependent. 
  • On Monday, April 17th additional lane reductions will occur on 2nd St west of Brady for installation of a stormwater pipe.  Westbound traffic on 2nd St will not be permitted through the intersection.  Refer to map for details.  Work should be complete by Saturday, April 22nd.
  • On or about May 1st, work will flip to the two right/east lanes of Brady St, with an anticipated full project completion date of June 3rd. 

Vehicles parked in Temporary No Parking Zones may be ticketed and towed.

Motorists and pedestrians traveling through the area should be mindful that travel is being permitted on milled surfaces. The transition between adjacent surfaces is approximately 3 inches.  Reduce your speed when traveling into, on, or off of these milled surfaces. Pedestrians should be wary of tripping hazards.​

04/07/17

Work will continue in the two left/west lanes of Brady St between River Dr and Locust Street through April 24th, weather dependent.
 
Due to scheduling changes, installation of a new stormwater pipe at 2nd and Brady will not begin until Friday, April 14th.  This work will cause additional lane reductions on 2nd St between Main and Brady.  Work on this portion of the project should be complete on or by Friday, April 21st. Please refer to the map for details on parking restrictions and limitations on east/west travel through the intersection for this work.  City staff does not anticipate the scheduling change will delay the project as a whole. 
 
On or about April 24th work will flip to the two right/east lanes of Brady St, with an anticipated full project completion date of May 27th. 
 
Vehicles parked in Temporary No Parking Zones may be ticketed and towed.
 
Motorists and pedestrians traveling through the area should be mindful that during the above construction period, travel will be permitted on milled surfaces. The transition between adjacent surfaces, at crosswalks and utilities, such as manholes, valves and catch basins will be approximately 3 inches. Be mindful of these conditions and reduce your speed when traveling into, on, or off of these milled surfaces. Pedestrians should be wary of tripping hazards.

03/31/17

Work will resume on the Brady St Sewer Repair and Resurfacing project beginning Monday, April 3rd.

  • The two left/west lanes of Brady St between River Dr and 4th St will be closed beginning, Monday, April 3rd for sewer repairs and resurfacing. Work in the two left/west lanes in this area will be complete on or by Monday, April 24th, at which time work will flip to the east lanes.
  • Intermittent closures of the two left/west lanes of Brady St between 5th and Locust St will occur beginning, Monday, April 3rd also for sidewalks, approach, valve and other finish work. Finish work in the two left/west lanes in this area will be complete on or by Monday, April 24th, at which time work will flip to the east lanes.
  • The right westbound lane of River Dr will closed at Brady St for sewer and water main repairs from Monday, April 3rd through approximately, Monday, April 10th.

During the first week of work, periodic closures of the intersections at side streets west of Brady St will occur. The best east/west routes will be River Dr, 14th and 15th Streets.

On-street parking limitations will be in effect throughout the project. It is important that residents and visitors to the Downtown heed Temporary No Parking signs. Vehicles parked in Temporary No Parking areas not only impede construction progress, but will reduce available lanes of travel. There are a number of nearby free and fee based parking alternatives available in lieu of on-street parking. Visit www.cityofdavenportiowa.com/parking for more information and details.

Motorists should be advised work will be transient and delays may occur. When possible, consider an alternate route.

Work areas will change again on April 10th at the intersection of 2nd and Brady. Stay tuned for details.

You can stay up-to-date on upcoming closures and lane reductions by signing up for weekly e-mail notifications at www.cityofdavenportiowa.com/dpwnn, visiting the city’s website, Facebook and Twitter pages.

03/17/17

Use this link from our initial release for details, map and information on the work to be performed on Brady St 04/03/17 through 05/27/17.