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University of Iowa News Release

June 29, 2005

Steam Blows Scheduled For Thursday

The University of Iowa Facilities Management will conduct a series of steam blows near Kinnick Stadium along Melrose Avenue, between 8 a.m. and noon, Thursday, June 30. These blows are required to clean newly installed pipes serving several buildings in the area. The sound level during the steam blow will be comparable to the power plant noon whistle.

STORY SOURCE: University of Iowa News Services, 300 Plaza Centre One, Suite 371, Iowa City, Iowa 52242-2500.

CONTACTS: Media: Charles S. Drum, 319-384-0048, charles-drum@uiowa.edu; Program: Sadie Greiner, 319-335-3309, sadie-greiner@uiowa.edu