Posts With Keyword ‘Iowa Department of Transportation’

Highway 1 Resurfacing Slated for Spring

Posted: Friday, November 15th, 2013 at 6:23 am

If the weather permits, a $4.5 million resurfacing project in Washington County will begin in April.

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U.S. 61 Improvement Project Focus of Upcoming Meeting

Posted: Tuesday, September 3rd, 2013 at 6:21 am

A public meeting is being held for those interested in providing input or learning more about the proposed roadwork on U.S. 61.

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Construction on Highway 1 to Last Through Summer 2014

Posted: Monday, August 12th, 2013 at 6:23 am

Separate bid lettings are planned for the two portions of work on Highway 1.

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Construction on Highway 1 to Last Through Summer 2014

Posted: Sunday, August 11th, 2013 at 6:24 am

Separate bid lettings are planned for the two portions of work on Highway 1.

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Portion of Highway 1 to be Resurfaced

Posted: Tuesday, August 6th, 2013 at 6:23 am

The Iowa Department of Transportation has notified Kalona of their plans for roadwork on Highway 1.

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Preperations to Begin This Year for US 61 Work

Posted: Tuesday, July 16th, 2013 at 6:22 am

The first steps toward roadwork on US 61 in Louisa County will begin soon.

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US 61 Project Included in Draft Iowa DOT Highway Improvement Plan

Posted: Wednesday, May 15th, 2013 at 6:22 am

The reconstruction of a stretch of highway in Louisa County is included in the draft Fiscal Year 2014-2018 Iowa Transportation Improvement Program.

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Local Principal Urges Continued Support of Safe Routes to School

Posted: Saturday, April 13th, 2013 at 6:23 am

Among other area representatives, a Principal from one of Mid-Prairies Elementary Schools attended an Iowa Department of Transportation meeting earlier this week.

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Road Work Begins on Highway 78

Posted: Tuesday, April 9th, 2013 at 6:23 am

Road construction may affect traffic on Highway 78 until late May.

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Wellman Applying for Safe Routes to School Grant

Posted: Saturday, March 2nd, 2013 at 6:22 am

Like many other communities in the area, the City of Wellman is applying for the Safe Routes to School grant.

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Exit 45 on U.S. 218 Closed Tuesday

Posted: Sunday, October 21st, 2012 at 6:25 am

Those planning on taking U.S. 218 Tuesday morning may need to allow themselves more time to reach their destination.

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Holiday Weekend and Road Construction

Posted: Friday, August 31st, 2012 at 6:25 am

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Drivers need to use extra caution and should plan extra time to get to their destination this holiday weekend because of road construction in the area.  

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Area Road Work Projects to Start This Week

Posted: Monday, August 27th, 2012 at 6:28 am

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Different road projects are set to begin in areas of southeast Iowa this week.  

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Area Road Work Projects Set to Start

Posted: Sunday, August 26th, 2012 at 6:28 am

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Different road projects are set to begin in areas of southeast Iowa this week.  

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Preparing for the Drivers License Test Getting Easier

Posted: Thursday, August 16th, 2012 at 6:25 am

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A way to prepare for getting a driver’s license in Iowa is now easier.  

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DOT Releases Draft of Goverment Assisted Road Projects

Posted: Monday, August 13th, 2012 at 6:21 am

A document with proposed road projects up for government funds is now available for review.

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DOT Releases Draft of Goverment Assisted Road Projects

Posted: Sunday, August 12th, 2012 at 6:26 am

A document with proposed road projects up for government funds is now available for review.

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Washington Airport to Receive State Funds

Posted: Wednesday, July 11th, 2012 at 6:24 am

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The Washington Airport is receiving funds for repairs.  

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Transportation Maps for Bike Riders Available

Posted: Friday, May 25th, 2012 at 6:21 am

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The Iowa Department of Transportation has released a transportation map, but this one is for a different mode of transportation.  

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Farm Vehicle Safety

Posted: Monday, May 7th, 2012 at 6:25 am

The mild temperatures in the last few months has allowed area farmers to get out into the fields early, but that means increased farm vehicle traffic.

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