AMES, Iowa – Sept. 26, 2013 – The
Iowa Department of Transportation will hold a public information meeting Tuesday,
Oct. 8, to discuss the proposed bridge deck replacement on Iowa 316 over the Des Moines River,
3.9 miles north of Iowa 5 in Polk County.
interested persons are invited to attend this meeting anytime between 5 and 6:30
p.m. at the Runnells Community Center, 108 Brown St. in Runnells. 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.
would be detoured during construction using 112th Street, Iowa 5,
U.S. 65, and Iowa 163.
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 Oct. 1.
general information regarding the proposed improvements or public meeting,
contact Tony Gustafson, P.E., assistant district engineer, Iowa DOT District 1 Office,
1020 S. Fourth St., Ames, Iowa 50010, telephone 515-239-1635 or 800-899-0623,
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.