PROGRAM CONTACT: HUGH BARRY
MEDIA CONTACT: CHARLES S. DRUM
300 Plaza Centre One
Iowa City IA 52242
(319) 384-0048; fax (319) 384-0024
Release: May 30, 2002
Portion of Stadium Drive to be closed beginning June 3
A construction project on the University of Iowa campus will close
a 450-foot section of Stadium Drive north of Kinnick Stadium and west of Parking
Ramp III. Construction begins Monday, June 3 and the section will be closed
for approximately three weeks. The north sidewalk will be closed and pedestrian
traffic will be limited to the south side of Stadium Drive.
Vehicular access to Lot 43 and the Recreation Building will be from Melrose
only, with no access from Hawkins Drive. A temporary traffic light will be
installed at Stadium Drive and Melrose.