City of Des Moines Road Closures
Temporary

 

  • E 3rd Street from E Court Avenue to E Walnut Street
  • Starting: 12/08/2014 07:00 AM 
  • Ending: 01/02/2015 05:00 PM
     

  • E 3rd Street from E Court Avenue to E Walnut Street will be closed beginning at 7:00 a.m. on Monday, December 8, 2014, through Friday, January 2, 2015, at 5:00 p.m.

    This closure is necessary to build an electric manhole/duct bank in the street.

    Motorists are urged to use caution when driving in this area and obey all construction zone signing.  
  • If there are questions, contact Dave Colbert with the Permit and Development Center. 515-283-4536

 

 

 

Permanent

 

  • Indianola Ave. between Easter Lake Dr. and E Porter Ave. Reopened
  • Starting: 11/21/2014 03:00 PM
     
  • Indianola Avenue between Easter Lake Drive and E Porter Avenue was reopened to traffic this afternoon. The closure was necessary as part of the Indianola Avenue Widening Phase 3 project.

    If there are questions, contact Zach Erickson, City of Des Moines Project Engineer, at 283-4023

 

  • Robert D. Ray Drive north of Des Moines Street
  • Starting: 03/26/2013 07:00 AM
     
  • Robert D. Ray Drive north of Des Moines Street will be closed beginning at 7:00 a.m. Tuesday, March 26, 2013 for reconstruction and expansion of the Greater Des Moines Botanical Garden, formerly called the Botanical Center. Access from East 6th Street will no longer be allowed. Access to the Botanical Garden parking lot will remain via Robert D. Ray Drive from Grand Avenue on the south end of the Botanical Garden. Motorists are urged to use caution when driving in this area, obey all construction zone signing and expect delays.
  • If there are questions, contact the City of Des Moines, Traffic and Transportation (515) 283-4973