AMES, Iowa – July 25, 2013 – The
Iowa Department of Transportation will hold a public information meeting Thursday,
Aug. 8, to discuss the design details and right-of-way impacts for the proposed construction of an
interchange at the U.S. 218/Black Hawk County Road C-57 (Cedar-Wapsi Road)
intersection south of Janesville. As part of the improvement, the Mount Vernon
Road, Bennington Road and Gresham Road intersections in Black Hawk County would
be permanently closed at U.S. 218.
interested persons are invited to attend this meeting anytime between 5 and 7
p.m. at the Riviera Roose Community Center, 307 Maple St., in Janesville. The
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.
meeting space is accessible for persons with disabilities. However, if you
require special accommodations at the meeting, please notify the Iowa DOT
contact listed below by Aug. 1.
general information regarding the proposed improvement or public meeting,
contact Mark Callahan, design engineer, Iowa DOT District 2 Office, 1420 Fourth
St. S.E., Mason City, Iowa 50401, telephone 641-422-9442 or 800-477-4368, email
the Iowa DOT’s project-related public involvement event website at http://www.iowadot.gov/pim for
information about scheduled public meetings and hearings, and opportunities to
offer input to the Iowa DOT during the development of certain projects.
and state laws prohibit employment and/or public accommodation discrimination
on the basis of age, color, creed, disability, gender identity, national
origin, pregnancy, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation or veteran’s status.
If you believe you have been discriminated against, please contact the Iowa
Civil Rights Commission at 800-457-4416 or Iowa Department of Transportation’s
affirmative action officer. If you need accommodations because of a disability
to access the Iowa Department of Transportation’s services, contact the
agency’s affirmative action officer at 800-262-0003.