This page will provide project updates and important milestones for the Grand Avenue Extension Project. Additionally, throughout the project, there will be phases that require public review and comment periods. This page will share information and also provide an electronic feedback form that will be automatically emailed to Public Works staff. Thanks for visiting the Grand Avenue page and please check back frequently for project updates.
Grand Avenue Extension Phase I (Lincoln Way to Squaw Creek Drive) Complete
Grand Avenue Extension Phase II (S. 16th Street North 400 feet) Complete
Grand Avenue Extension Phase III (Squaw Creek Drive to S. 16th Street): In Progress
Environmental Assessment --Public Hearing
The Environmental Assessment for this project area is complete and the public hearing for review and comment is scheduled for February 9, 2017 at the Ames Public Library (Farwell T. Brown Auditorium) at 515 Douglas Avenue in Ames. The public hearing will begin at 5:00 p.m. with a brief presentation at 5:30 p.m and close at 7:00 p.m. The Environmental Assessment, maps, project information and diagrams will be available.
View the Environmental Assessment (divided to reduce document size) Section 1, Section 2, Section 3
A hard copy of the Environmental Assessment is also available at the Ames Public Library and Ames City Hall, Public Works Department.
Comments for the Environmental Assessment will be accepted January 16, 2017- February 23, 2017. Feedback can be submitted the following ways:
- Grand Avenue EA Assessment Feedback Form,
- emailed to McKinlee Ritter,
- or postmarked to McKinlee Ritter, Ames Public Works, 515 Clark Ave, Ames, IA 50010.