Pedestrian Mall Renovations

Construction on the Pedestrian Mall has begun! From now until October, the Dubuque Street section of the Ped Mall will be renovated. Here is some information to keep in mind:  All businesses will be open as usual all summer. They will not need to close their doors. The construction will affect a limited area; one […]

Construction on the Pedestrian Mall has begun! From now until October, the Dubuque Street section of the Ped Mall will be renovated.

Here is some information to keep in mind: 

  • All businesses will be open as usual all summer. They will not need to close their doors.
  • The construction will affect a limited area; one block of roughly 20 Downtown block faces.
  • Directional signs have been placed on fencing to help people find their way and feel more comfortable as they navigate the area.
  • There will be more trees when the project is over, the number of trees will increase!
  • Look for new placemaking features of the ICDD on our website – the pop ups will be coming back as make-shift stages and activation areas along with different art projects in the alleyways.
  • The show will go on! Events like Friday Night Concert Series, the Block Party, Ragbrai, Shop Crawl, Sidewalk Sales, etc will continue to be held.

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