IndexUNI: Database of University Articles

Highways and Roads

Displaying 101 - 150 of 267
Title Date Summary
101 Road construction builds confusion
Northern Iowan 78:1, p.4
8/28/1981 List of road construction projects on campus.
102 Electricity off today
Northern Iowan 77:58, p.1
6/19/1981 Reconstruction work along 27th Street underway.
103 Road construction to change traffic patterns
Northern Iowan 77:58, p.1
6/19/1981 List of summer road construction projects.
104 Regents allow for capital improvements
Northern Iowan 77:57, p.1
6/12/1981 List of remodeling and repair projects.
105 Contracts approved
Northern Iowan 76:32, p.9
2/5/1980 Contracts for handicapped accessibility improvements were accepted at the recent Board of Regents meeting.
106 New campus stop signs improve safety
Northern Iowan 76:26, p.1
12/14/1979 Four-way stop signs will be installed for pedestrian safety.
107 Campus concern: street closings?
Northern Iowan 76:20, p.5
11/16/1979 Stop signs are installed at four intersections where a safety concern has been raised.
108 Regents approve $200,000 for UNI projects at May meeting
Northern Iowan 75:58, p.1
6/22/1979 The Board of Regents approved a preliminary budget for UNI. The budget included $200,000 for construction projects.
109 Minnesota Street to get new surface; Regents okay construction work
Northern Iowan 75:30, p.7
1/26/1979 Will replace brick road east of Russell Hall.
110 Highway safety
Northern Iowan 75:29, p.8
1/23/1979 Administrators urge pedestrians to use Hudson Road underpass.
111 City of lights
Northern Iowan 75:26, p.24
12/8/1978 A look down University Avenue; photo.
112 Hudson Road nears completion
Mangold--Beverly (Bev)
Northern Iowan 75:26, p.24
12/8/1978 Work ending for winter; should be completed in spring.
113 Hudson Road becomes 4 lanes
Alumnus 63:4, p.9
12/1/1978 Hudson Road work includes underpass and overpass for pedestrian traffic; photo.
114 Merner switches to calendar parking
Northern Iowan 75:12, p.1
10/10/1978 City will also install stop sign at the intersection of Merner and 19th Streets.
115 Jennings Drive opens
Northern Iowan 75:6, p.3
9/19/1978 Description of new Hillside Courts road; named for Business Manager Phil Jennings; cost $412,000.
116 Hudson Road project on schedule
Northern Iowan 75:3, p.7
9/8/1978 Hudson Road widened between University Avenue and 27th Street; underpass at 23rd Street nearly completed at cost of $84,475; overpass at Speech/Art Complex will cost $164,833; photo.
117 UNI-Dome lots open for use
Northern Iowan 75:1, p.1
8/29/1978 Information about where to park during construction of Hudson Road; photo.
118 Hwy. 57 revisited
Northern Iowan 74:62, p.8
7/14/1978 Construction project cuts power to library.
119 Work on Hudson Road forces cancellations; Eagles, Sha-Na-Na, and graduation called off
Mangold--Beverly (Bev)
Northern Iowan 74:60, p.6
6/30/1978 Problems associated with reconstruction of Hudson Road; photo.
120 Graduation off
Northern Iowan 74:58, p.1
6/16/1978 Hudson Road construction forces cancellation of summer commencement.
121 Mud swamp problem
Northern Iowan 74:45, p.2
3/21/1978 Believes the muddy area on Hudson Road by the UNI-Dome is a safety problem for students.
122 UNI Regents review
UNI Century 6:1, p.6
1/1/1978 Regents approve funds for widening of Hudson Road; will seek approval for planning completion of Speech/Art Complex.
123 Letter to editor brings walkway
Northern Iowan 74:26, p.3
12/6/1977 Information about a new, temporary walkway that was constructed along Hudson Road parallel to O. R. Latham Stadium.
124 Dangerous situation
Northern Iowan 74:23, p.2
11/18/1977 Believes Hudson Road from 22nd to 27th Street is dangerous for pedestrians.
125 Campus St.
Northern Iowan 74:16, p.12
10/25/1977 A view of the sign for Campus Street; photo.
126 Lot closed
Northern Iowan 74:9, p.3
9/30/1977 Will construct road linking Minnesota and Indiana Streets.
127 Construction begins
Northern Iowan 73:59, p.1
6/24/1977 Jan Hollins talks about the new road which will link Hillside Courts with University Avenue; new housing units about to be constructed; older trailers will be decommissioned over time.
128 Road changes to be made this summer
Northern Iowan 73:55, p.7
5/3/1977 Road will be built to Hillside Courts; Campbell Hall parking lot will be paved.
129 Regents approve project funding pay rates, and facilities policy
Northern Iowan 73:53, p.1
4/26/1977 Approve infrastructure projects; approve policy on use of university facilities by non-university groups.
130 Monument return doubted
Northern Iowan 73:45, p.7
3/22/1977 26th Street gateway destroyed during road work; important pieces saved; unlikely that it will be rebuilt.
131 Regents approve projects totaling over $800,000
Northern Iowan 73:45, p.1
3/22/1977 Will make improvements in Bartlett Hall and Redeker Center; new home economics lab in Wright Hall; pick architects for additional units of Married Student Housing.
132 Regents help married students
Northern Iowan 73:41, p.2
2/25/1977 Applauds State Board of Regents for approving forty new married housing units and a new road connecting central campus to Hillside Courts
133 23rd open shortly
Northern Iowan 73:21, p.7
11/12/1976 23rd Street should open in less then two weeks.
134 Bridge still a problem
Price--Herbert G.
Northern Iowan 72:6, p.3
9/19/1975 Finds the Hillside Courts bridge a hazard to bicyclists; also finds steps at end of University Avenue underpass an obstacle.
135 Troubled bridge over water?
Northern Iowan 72:5, p.2
9/16/1975 Bridge across Dry Run Creek to Hillside Courts is treacherous for the traffic for which it was intended; photo.
136 Dome access approved
Northern Iowan 71:60, p.1
7/11/1975 $26,500 truck access drive approved.
137 No roads lead to the UNI-Dome
Freiberg--Karen (Class of 1974)
Northern Iowan 71:10, p.2
10/4/1974 Hudson Road widening may be delayed; current width inadequate to handle increased traffic.
138 Progress II: Dome moves forward
Northern Iowan 71:10, p.1
10/4/1974 Lee Miller talks about the funding and construction schedule; inflation making goals difficult to reach; widening of Hudson Road may be delayed.
139 Which way to campus?; the obstacle course . . .
Northern Iowan 69:61, p.2
7/20/1973 Critical of road to Hillside Courts.
140 A road needed
Northern Iowan 69:28, p.2
1/12/1973 Critical of curving road leading to Hillside Courts.
141 Facts of life in the courts; Hillside rematch
Northern Iowan 68:60, p.1
7/14/1972 Students voice complaints about Hillside Courts; many would like shorter access road to campus.
142 The long and winding road whys told; it's 1.7 miles
Northern Iowan 68:60, p.4
7/14/1972 Architect Robert Porter attempts to explain lack of direct access to campus.
143 Married Student Housing or the great trek
UNI Quarterly 3:2, p.70
1/1/1972 A look at the newly-constructed Hillside Courts units; only one road, from South Main, leads to the area; notes potential for fire; photo.
144 Financial aids director runs for city councilman
Pershall--Mary K. (Class of 1973)
Northern Iowan 68:11, p.6
10/22/1971 Dennis Jensen outlines several platform issues, including his opposition to Highway 518 route.
145 Parking problem proposals
Northern Iowan 68:11, p.4
10/22/1971 Outlines plans to improve traffic flow and increase parking possibilities.
146 Chilton urges voters to cast ballots for 'reasonable people'
Northern Iowan 68:8, p.2
10/12/1971 Asks voters to study candidates and their responses to issues.
147 Proposals for UNI traffic
Chang--James C. (Chemistry Faculty)
Northern Iowan 68:5, p.2
10/1/1971 Professor Chang outlines ways to improve flow of traffic on campus.
148 Regents Approve Business Transactions for UNI
Public Relations News Release 1972:9, p.1
9/10/1971 Projects include increasing the power wattage of the radio station from 10 watts to 3000 watts, providing ped access south of University Avenue to student housing, and sodding and seeding around Hillside Courts.
149 UNI Social Research Center to Conduct Survey on 518
Public Relations News Release 1971:627, p.1
5/14/1971 The survey process will begin May 17-21 for the Iowa Highway Commission.
150 UNISA schedules Clean-Up Day for May 1
Northern Iowan 67:47, p.1
4/23/1971 Will clean up highways around Cedar Falls.


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