Mayor’s Infrastructure Update

Dubuque’s mayor says the Bee Branch Railroad Culverts project is nearly done. 5 out of the 6 culverts in the project are complete.The sixth and final culvert now set to be completed by “early summer 2021.””This project, along with storm sewer capacity improvement work on Kauffman Avenue, will increase the flood mitigation system’s capacity to protect the area’s residents and businesses from a 500 year rain event, ever more important with increasing climate change events,” Buol said.Mayor Buol also updated residents on the Roosevelt Street water tower project, which is scheduled to be competed in November of this year. He also touts the completion of the Southwest Arterial roadway, which was completed in August of this year.