Construction Updates/FAQs

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Click on projects listed below for project descriptions, progress updates, and contact information for both City
of Ames and contractor project representatives.


Last Updated: July 25, 2017

Click here for the 2017 Anticipated Construction Map.


 Big Trucks

Expand/Contract Questions and Answers

  • 2014/15 Low Point Drainage Improvements (Northwood Ravine)

  • 2014/2015 Sanitary Sewer Manhole Rehabilitation

  • 2015/2016 and 2016/2017 Seal Coat Street Pavement Inprovement

  • 2015-16 Downtown Street Paving Improvements (Clark Ave)

  • 2016/17 Asphalt Street Pavement Improvements & 2016/17 Water System Improvements Program #2 - Water Main Replacement

  • 2016/17 CyRide Route Pavement Improvements (S. 3rd / 4th Street)

  • 2016/17 Water System Improvements Program #1 - Water Service Transfer (8th Street, Hayward Avenue, Little Street)

  • City-Wide Right-of-Way Restoration

  • Clark Avenue

  • Dotson Drive, Baughman Road, Beedle Drive, Wellons Drive, Wellons Circle, Jeffrey Lane, Harris Street, Aplin Road

  • Lane closures at Lincoln Way and Sheldon Avenue

  • North 2nd Street

  • Oakwood Road Shared Use Path

  • Sanitary Sewer Rehab - Sewer Lining Project

  • South Duff Avenue Median Project

  • Southbound State Avenue Lanes to Close

  • Various Pedestrian Ramp Improvements

  • West Lincoln Way Intersection Improvements