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Proposed bridge replacements on Iowa 4 in Emmet County to be discussed Oct. 24

October 10, 2013

AMES, Iowa – Oct. 10, 2013 – The Iowa Department of Transportation will hold a public information meeting Thursday, Oct. 24, to discuss the proposed bridge replacements on Iowa 4 in Emmet County, approximately 1.6 and 2.5 miles north of Palo Alto County Road B-14.

All interested persons are invited to attend this meeting anytime between 5 and 7 p.m. at the Graettinger Public Library, 115 W. Robbins 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 Palo Alto County Road B-14, Palo Alto/Emmet County Road N-26, and Emmet County Road A-34. (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 Oct. 16.

For general information regarding the proposed improvements or public meeting, contact Shane Tymkowicz, P.E., assistant district engineer, Iowa DOT District 3 Office, 2800 Gordon Drive, Sioux City, Iowa 51102, telephone 712-276-1451 or 800-284-4368, email shane.tymkowicz@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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Iowa highway in the evening