Iowa DOT News Release

Proposed Bridge Replacement on U.S. 18 in Clay County to be Discussed June 25 in Everly

Posted on: June 12, 2013

AMES, Iowa – June 13, 2013 – The Iowa Department of Transportation will hold a public information meeting Tuesday, June 25, to discuss the proposed bridge replacement on U.S. 18 over the Ocheyedan River, 2.3 miles west of Clay County Road M-27. 

The public is invited to attend the meeting anytime between 5 and 7 p.m. at the Everly Community Center, 203 N. Main St. 

This public information meeting will be conducted utilizing an open forum format. Iowa DOT staff will be present to informally discuss the proposed improvement. No formal presentation will be made. 

Traffic would be detoured during construction using O’Brien/Clay County Road M-22, Clay County roads B-24 and M-27 (through the city of Everly). 

For general information regarding the proposed project or public meeting, contact Shane Tymkowicz, assistant district engineer, Iowa DOT District 3 Office, 2800 Gordon Drive, Sioux City, Iowa 51102, telephone 712-276-1451 or 800-284-4368, email 

Visit the Iowa DOT’s project-related public involvement event website at for information about scheduled public meetings and hearings, and opportunities to offer input to the Iowa DOT during the development of certain projects.


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