Iowa DOT News Release

Iowa Transportation Commission to Meet Feb. 12 in Ames

Posted on: February 10, 2013

AMES, Iowa – Feb. 10, 2012 – The Iowa Transportation Commission will hold its next business meeting Tuesday, Feb. 12, at the Iowa Department of Transportation headquarters’ Materials Conference Room at 800 Lincoln Way in Ames.





1:30 p.m.

*Approve Minutes of the
Jan. 15, 2013, Commission Meeting

Connie Page,
Commission secretary,


Commission Comments



Staff Comments


1:35 p.m.

 *Approve meeting dates from June 2013 through May 2014  Connie Page,
Commission secretary,

1:40 p.m.

*Review Federal Fiscal Year 2014 Federal Aviation Administration Funding Preapplications  Michelle Mc Enany, director, Office of Aviation,

1:45 p.m.

*Revitalize Iowa’s Sound Economy (RISE)  Application –Mills County (delegation) Craig Markley, director, Office of Systems Planning,  

1:50 p.m.

* RISE  Application – Lee County (delegation) Craig Markley, director,
Office of Systems   Planning,

1:55 p.m.

* RISE  Application – Iowa City (delegation) Craig Markley, director,
Office of Systems Planning,  

2 p.m.


*Action item

 Informal workshop session

The Commission will meet informally with Iowa DOT staff at 10 a.m. in the Materials Conference Room. The following transportation-related matters may be discussed, but no action will be taken during the workshop. The items are listed in no particular order and may be discussed at any point during the workshop.

·     Future Commission meeting dates

·     2013 Highway Program balance report

·     RISE projects

o  Mills County Local Development

o Lee County Immediate Opportunity

o  Iowa City Immediate Opportunity

·     Annual review of RISE participation per job

·     Federal Aviation Administration project preapplications

·     State Public Transit Program recommendation

o   FFY 2013 formula programs

o   FFY 2013 bus replacement

o   FFY 2012 New Freedom

o   FFY 2012 Job Access/Reverse Commute

·     2013-2017 Iowa Transportation Improvement Program

·     Multimodal program proposal


Editor’s note: Live audio streaming of the Iowa Transportation Commission’s workshop and business meeting will be available at The audio feed will be active 15 minutes prior to each session and discontinued immediately after adjournment.


Iowa highway in the evening