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Lane reduction: Southbound Highway 965

Weather permitting, beginning the morning of Monday, Oct. 26, 2015, the western most southbound lane of Highway 965 will be closed from Pacha Parkway to Penn Street and from Penn Street to Cherry Street so crews can paint traffic signal poles at Penn Street and Highway 965. Eastbound, westbound and northbound traffic will not be […]

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Highway 965’s open. Let’s have a party.

To celebrate the reopening of Highway 965, the city will co-host a block party from 12 to 4 p.m. on Sunday, Aug. 30, at Penn Landing, near the intersection of Highway 965 and Penn Street. In addition to the great food, drink and shopping the Penn Landing area regularly offers, the party will include live […]

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Road construction: 240th and 230th streets

North Liberty’s 240th Street has reopened between Jones Boulevard and Highway 965, and Horsfield Construction crews continue to work towards completion of the intersection, including the addition of traffic and pedestrian signals. The reopening allows for the final asphalt surfacing of 230th Street. Weather permitting, 230th Street will close from 8 Point Trail to Highway […]

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Coming soon: traffic to Highway 965

Crews continue to prepare Highway 965 north of Penn Street for traffic. The concrete is poured, the railway approaches complete and the brick crosswalks installed. So what’s the hold up? To expedite the elimination of the detour, city staff is pushing to have the road reopened to traffic prior to the completion of the entire […]

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Rain delays Penn Steet intersection shift

Thursday’s rain will delay the planned traffic shift to the west side of the Penn Street and Highway 965 intersection to Friday, June 26, weather permitting. All businesses will remain open with access from Penn Street and Highway 965. This work is expected to last four weeks.

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Road construction: Highway 965 timeline and Penn Street intersection work

Weather permitting, on Thursday, June 25, Friday, June 26, contractors will begin work on the east side of the Highway 965 and Penn Street intersection. All businesses will remain open with access from Penn Street and Highway 965. This work is expected to last four weeks. This work will close the east side of that intersection […]

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Updated roads help growing infrastructure

Summer road construction is temporarily slowing things down in North Liberty, but City Planner Dean Wheatley says addressing the problems now will allow for smoother growth in the near future.

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Highway 965 progresses, but it still needs crosswalks

Dry weather helped crews complete several parts of Highway 965 including concrete connecting 240th Street, Scales Bend Road and the south side of Dubuque Street to the highway, as well as the western half of the Penn Street intersection. Above left, a crew pours part of the 240th Street intersection on Thursday, with the completed intersection on the […]

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Highway 965 mainline paving completed, additional work ongoing

The dry spring has helped keep the Highway 965 improvements on scheduled, though rain is expected later this week and into next, which may slow progress, project leaders reported at this morning’s progress meeting. Last week, Horsfield Construction completed all of the mainline paving, though they still have to pour connections to 240th Street, Scales […]

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First pave of Highway 965 scheduled, rainy forecast delays start of Penn Street intersection work

Crews are expected to make the first of two mainline paves to Highway 965 on Thursday, May 28. Work to follow includes a couple weeks of preparation for the second mainline pave, preparation and paving of 240th Street, Scales Bend Road and Dubuque Street, as well as adding signals, striping and other work. Highway 965 […]

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