Iowa – May 14, 2013 – Today, the Iowa Transportation Commission approved a
Revitalize Iowa's Sound Economy (RISE) Immediate Opportunity grant application
submitted by the city of Clinton. Up to $274,450 will be made available to
assist in the construction of
approximately 525 feet of new roadway north from 44th Avenue South
into the Lincolnway Industrial Rail and Air Park located on the southwest side
of town. This project is anticipated to be completed by September 2013.
The improvements are necessary to provide access to RAIL.ONE
USA Corp. and will support the creation of 62 new jobs along with more than $36
million in associated capital investment.
This company is a manufacturer of concrete, main track and turnout railroad
Funding for the grant
comes from the city share of the RISE Fund.
more information, contact: Craig Markley at 515-239-1027 or firstname.lastname@example.org