East 10th Street Project

Project Overview
This project will reconstruct East 10th Street from Seneca Street to just west of the intersection of East 10th Street and Russell Street.  The reconstruction of the East 10th Street and Russell intersection will be handled under a separate project in 2016.  This project will also include some work to lower the grade near the Oneida Street intersection and changes to the storm water facilities between Oneida and Seneca Street.  The new street work will also include the installation of sub-drains along portions of the street.

Project Blog
As part of keeping residents and visitors up to date on the status of this project city staff will be updating and keeping a project blog on the project. The project blog will have periodic updates and will also contain pictures of the project as the project progresses. You can view the project blog from the following link:
Project Budget

This section of the project page outlines the cost of the project and where the funding for the project is coming from.

This project is funded in part by a generous grant from the Iowa Department of Transportation.

STP Grant Funding - $244,000.00
Road Use Tax Funding -$176,000.00
Water Funds - $23,000.00
Franchise Fees - $142,000.00
Sales Tax Funding - $190,900.00
  Total Revenue $775,900.00
Engineering $121,580.00 Contracted
Construction $589,325.20 Contracted
Legal & Admin $5,000.00 Estimated
Contingency $50,000.00 Estimated
  Total Expenses $766,074.20
Key Project Highlights
The following are key highlights of the project up to this point in time:

  • July 8, 2015 - Pre-construction meeting held on the project.  Expected start date is July 27th.