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Welcome to the Fayette County Construction Page
The Fayette County Road Department has a busy season ahead for 2020
and we have designed this page to keep you up to date on the road
closures, detours and 'what's ahead' for this season.
Fayette County
Road Dept.
Main Page
Oelwein - C50, R Ave, 25th St,  Q Ave
Oelwein - 6th St / Outer Rd (north of Highway 3)
Hawkeye W14 - City Limits
south to Highway 93
Hawkeye - B66 (west of Hawkeye)
Typical Damage to
HMA Roads
Spring 2019
Cold-In-Place (CIP)
Recycling
Failing HMA (Hot Mix
Asphalt) Roads
Hawkeye - Hull St & Wilbur St
Elgin - W51 & Canoe Rd
St Lucas W14 - City Limits south to
Nature Rd (B44)
St Lucas - City Limits
Construction Map
Detour Route Map - NEW
Construction Map
Waucoma - Riverview Drive
Alpha - Johnsons Mill Road
Up to Date Road
Closures Map
Mathy's Hot Mix Asphalt (HMA) overlays are
completed but finishing work of driveway and
side road construction is ongoing.
ROADS are still considered CLOSED!
Hot Mix Asphalt (HMA) Overlay consisting of three
layers of 2" new HMA was completed. Driveway
extensions will begin soon,
Now that CIP operations are complete, Mathy Construction has been working on the Hot Mix Asphalt (HMA)
throughout the county. Paved driveway extensions and gravel road pave back extensions will begin soon in the
Oelwein area followed by paint stripping.  The county will finish shouldering at a later date.
Please note the updates below.

Please keep in mind that the roads are considered closed and that there can be construction equipment
on the road at any point and time. We are asking NO HEAVY WEIGHT vehicles on the new CIP please.

Elgin Area - Mathy began MONDAY, AUGUST 3, 2020 on the southern portion of
W51 (shouldering).  see map below

The Canoe Road to the north of Elgin (going towards Clermont) will be COMPLETELY CLOSED Tuesday,
August 4th and Wednesday, August 5th.  
Again this portion will be COMPLETELY CLOSED!!

Anticipated Near Term Schedule is the contractors best estimate of work within the next 2 weeks dependent on weather, breakdown,
supply impacts, and COVID-19. Each of these can impact the schedule.)
Milling was completed.
HMA Overlay Operations consisting of 1" HMA
Interlayer and 2" new HMA. HMA Interlay
has begun.
HMA Overlay consisting of two layers of 2"
new HMA is ongoing.was completed!  We
ask that you not travel on the road if
possible and NO HEAVY TRUCKS

Road will be closed and the designated
detour is signed.  
We ask that you
please use the detour route as it has
dust control applied
.
HMA Overlay is ongoing from W14 south
of town and into St Lucas. See pictures
below - it looks amazing!
Construction Map
Construction Map
Detour Route Map
Milling was completed. Next step will be
HMA Overlay consisting of 1" layer of HMA
Interlayer followed by a 2" layer
of new HMA.
Please note that larger closed signs
have been placed at the bridge south of
190th St to slow the traffic going over
the bridge. Keep in mind that the road
is considered closed because of the
ongoing construction.

Cold-In-Place Recycling Operation Work
Finished June 16, 2020.

HMA Overlay consisting of two layers of
2" new HMA will be next.
Construction Map
Construction Map
Detour Route Map
Construction Map
Milling was completed. HMA overlay
to begin soon.
Please watch for updates.
Construction Map
Cold-In-Place Recycling Operation
finished June 11, 2020.
ROAD WILL STILL BE CLOSED!  
This will be followed by HMA Overlay
consisting of two layers of 2" new HMA
after all CIP locations are completed.
Construction Map
Detour Route Map
Shouldering will started back  up on
Monday, August 3rd on W51
south of Elgin.  

Canoe Rd north of Elgin will be
COMPLETELY CLOSED on Tuesday,
August 4th and possible on
Wednesday, August 5th to complete
the HMA work.
Construction Map
Detour Route Map
Detour Route Map
Detour Route Map
Please look towards
the bottom of the
website page
for PHOTOS!
PHOTOS
Oelwein - Cold In Place - 35th St & C50 - May 27, 2020 #1
Oelwein - Cold In Place - 35th St & C50 - May 27, 2020 #2
Oelwein - Cold In Place - 35th St & C50 - May 27, 2020 #3
Road Closure - Heavy Traffic
T Ave (W13) - T Ave will be closed from
50th St south to 30th St until further notice.
Waucoma - Sidewalk - May 29, 2020 #1
Waucoma - Sidewalk - May 29, 2020 #2
Waucoma - Sidewalk - May 29, 2020 #3
Waucoma - Sidewalk - June 2, 2020 #1
Waucoma - Sidewalk - June 2, 2020 #2
Waucoma - Sidewalk - June 2, 2020 #3
Waucoma - Sidewalk - June 5, 2020 #1
Waucoma - Sidewalk - June 5, 2020 #2
Hawkeye - Cold In Place - B66 - June 5, 2020 #1
Hawkeye - Cold In Place - B66 - June 5, 2020 #2
Hawkeye - Cold In Place - B66 - June 5, 2020 #3
Hawkeye - Cold In Place - B66 - June 8, 2020 #1
Hawkeye - Cold In Place - B66 - June 8, 2020 #2
Hawkeye - B66 - Roller Process CIP - June 4, 2020
W14 - Hawkeye City Limits to Highway 93 #1
W14 - Hawkeye City Limits to Highway 93 #2
W14 - Hawkeye City Limits to Highway 93 #3
St Lucas - W14 - June 17, 2020 #1
St Lucas - W14 - June 17, 2020 #2
St Lucas - W14 - June 17, 2020 #3
W51 Shouldering - June 18, 2020 #1
W51 Shouldering - June 18, 2020 #2
W51 Shouldering - June 18, 2020 #3
W51 Shoudering - June 18, 2020 #4
R Ave (Oelwein Area) Railroad Crossing - HMA Prep - June 17, 2020 #1
R Ave (Oelwein Area) Railroad Crossing - HMA Prep - June 17, 2020 #2
R Ave (Oelwein Area) Railroad Crossing - MHA Prep - June 17, 2020 #3
Oelwein C50 - HMA - June 30, 2020 #1
Oelwein C50 - HMA - June 30, 2020 #2
Oelwein C50 - HMA - June 30, 2020 #3
Oelwein C50 - HMA - June 30, 2020 #4
Milling - Alpha #1 - July 20, 2020
Milling - Alpha #2 - July 20, 2020
Milling - Alpha #3 - July 20, 2020
Milling - Hawkeye #1 - July 20, 2020
Milling - Hawkeye #2 - July 20, 2020
Milling - St Lucas #1 - July 20, 2020
Milling - St Lucas #2 - July 20, 2020
St Lucas W14 - HMA - July 28, 2020 #1
St Lucas W14 - HMA - July 28, 2020 #2
St Lucas W14 - HMA - July 28, 2020 #3
City of St Lucas HMA - July 30, 2020 #1
City of St Lucas HMA - July 30, 2020 #2
City of St Lucas HMA - July 30, 2020 #3
Canoe Rd - HMA - August 4, 2020 - #1
Canoe Rd - HMA - August 4, 2020 - #2
Canoe Rd - HMA - August 4, 2020 - #3
Waucoma - HMA - August 4, 2020 - #1