Buchanan County, Iowa

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Engineer/Secondary Roads

Road, Bridge Closures & Reduced Weight Postings

RoadClosedSign          Weight-Limit            Updated: June 26, 2017


Below are roads and bridges that are currently closed for replacement or repair, scheduled for replacement or repair, or have reduced weight limit postings.

Contact the Secondary Roads Department with comments or questions: (319) 334-6031.

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 PDF Maps (downloadable)
 

 

roadcone  Roads Closed for Repair 

     1).  C57 (115th Street)
     Location: C57 (115th St), between Hazleton Creek and Westline Drive.
     Township: Hazleton;  Sections: 9 and 10
     Notes: Road closed (detour in effect) for 2 months or less to remove existing pavement.

    • Law: Sheriff
    • Fire: Hazleton
    • EMS: Oelwein
    • School: Oelwein

roadblock  Bridges Closed for Replacement or Repair
     1).  York Ave Bridge

     Location: York Avenue, between 240th and 250th Streets.
     Township: Middlefield;  Section: 13
     Notes: Bridge closed for replacement.

    • Law: Sheriff
    • Fire: Winthrop
    • EMS: Manchester
    • School: East Buchanan

     2).  Lund Bridge
     Location: 325th Street, between Carter and Benson Avenues.
     Township: Jefferson;  Section: 29
     Notes: Permanent closure anticipated.

    • Law: Sheriff
    • Fire: Brandon
    • EMS: North Benton / LaPorte City
    • School: Independence

     3).  Lime Creek Bridge
     Location: 305th Street, between Frost Avenue and Brandon Diagonal Blvd (W17).
     Township: Jefferson;  Section: 13
     Notes: Permanent closure anticipated.

    • Law: Sheriff
    • Fire: Brandon
    • EMS: Independence
    • School: Jesup

semi  Bridges Posted
     Comprehensive list of all bridges with reduced weight limit postings (Excel, PDF).



10tons  Bridges Posted (<=10 tons)
     List of bridges with a posted weight of <=10 tons (Excel, PDF).

 

     1).  FHWA 82900
     Location: 185th Street, between Henley and Indiana Avenues.
     Township: Washington;  Section: 17
     Notes: Weight postings reduced to 3T.

    • Law: Sheriff
    • Fire: Independence
    • EMS: Independence
    • School: Independence

     2).  FHWA 81770
     Location: York Avenue, between 240th and 250th Streets.
     Township: Middlefield;  Section: 13
     Notes: Weight postings reduced to 3T.

    • Law: Sheriff
    • Fire: Winthrop
    • EMS: Manchester
    • School: East Buchanan

     3).  FHWA 81730
     Location: Field entrance, 0.20 miles north of 240th Street, just east of W45/Buffalo Creek Blvd
     Township: Middlefield;  Section: 13
     Notes: Weight postings reduced to 3T.

    • Law: Sheriff
    • Fire: Winthrop
    • EMS: Independence
    • School: East Buchanan

     4).  FHWA 82810
     Location: Indiana Avenue, between 150th and 170th Streets.
     Township: Washington;  Section: 4
     Notes: Weight postings reduced to 3T.

    • Law: Sheriff
    • Fire: Independence
    • EMS: Independence
    • School: Independence
     5).  FHWA 81380

     Location: 305th Street, between Iowa and Jamestown Avenues.
     Township: Homer;  Section: 17
     Notes: Weight postings reduced to 3T.

    • Law: Sheriff
    • Fire: Rowley
    • EMS: Independence
    • School: Independence

     6).  FHWA 81190
     Location: 310th Street, between Nolen and Overland Avenues.
     Township: Cono;  Section: 20
     Notes: Weight postings reduced to 10T.

    • Law: Sheriff
    • Fire: Walker
    • EMS: Center Point
    • School: Independence

     7).  FHWA 81320
     Location: 280th Street, between King and Lucas Avenues.
     Township: Homer;  Section: 2
     Notes: Weight postings reduced to 10T.

    • Law: Sheriff
    • Fire: Rowley
    • EMS: Independence
    • School: Independence

     8).  FHWA 80930
     Location: Thomas Avenue, between 325th Street and Linn-Buchanan Road.
     Township: Newton;  Section: 30
     Notes: Weight postings reduced to 10T.

    • Law: Sheriff
    • Fire: Troy Mills
    • EMS: Center Point
    • School: North Linn
     9). FHWA 83450

     Location: 150th Street, between Slater and Taylor Avenues.
     Township: Madison;  Section: 31
     Notes: Weight postings reduced to 10T.

    • Law: Sheriff
    • Fire: Aurora
    • EMS: Independence
    • School: Starmont

Map Key

 roadcone    Roads Closed for Repair
 roadblock    Bridges Closed for Replacement or Repair
 10tons    Bridges Posted (<=10 tons)
semi    Bridges Posted (>10 tons)