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Proposed Resurfacing along U.S. 65 in Lucas County to Be Discussed Aug. 6

July 25, 2013

AMES, Iowa – July 25, 2013 – The Iowa Department of Transportation will hold a public information meeting Tuesday, Aug. 6, to discuss the proposed resurfacing on U.S. 65 from the Wayne/Lucas county line north to U.S. 34. The improvement also includes pavement widening, partial shoulder paving and updating guardrail.

All interested persons are invited to attend this meeting anytime between 5 and 6:30 p.m. at the Humeston Public Library, 302 Broad St. The meeting will be conducted utilizing an open forum format. Iowa DOT staff will be present to informally discuss the proposed improvements. No formal presentation will be made.

Traffic would be detoured during construction using U.S. 34, Iowa 14 and Iowa 2. (For more information, see the website listed below.)

The 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 July 30.

For general information regarding the proposed improvements or public meeting, contact Jason Huddle, transportation planner, Iowa DOT District 5 Office, 307 W. Briggs, P.O. Box 587, Fairfield, Iowa 52556, telephone 641-472-4171 or 800-766-4368, email jason.huddle@dot.iowa.gov.

Visit 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.

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Federal 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.

 

 


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