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University of Iowa News Release

July 5, 2006

Burlington Street Closed Between Riverside Drive And Madison Street

Weather permitting, Burlington Street will be closed to all traffic between Riverside Drive and Madison Street beginning at 8 p.m., July 5, through late Monday evening, July 10. A detour will be in posted to redirect Highway 1 traffic around this closure.

The existing railroad crossing, removed last month for a utility tunnel reconstruction project on the University of Iowa Campus, will be reinstalled during this time. Drivers are reminded to exercise extreme caution through the construction area. Project completion date is October 15.

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,; Program: Dennis Rublaitis, 319-335-1213,