AMES, Iowa – Oct. 15, 2013 – The Iowa Department of Transportation will hold a public hearing Tuesday, Oct. 29, to discuss the proposed improvement of Iowa 934/University Avenue in Cedar Falls/Waterloo from Iowa 58 to U.S. 63 and to present the environmental assessment for the project study area.
All interested persons are invited to attend this hearing between 5 and 7 p.m. at the Clarion Inn, 5826 University Ave., in Cedar Falls. This public hearing will be conducted utilizing a combined open forum and formal format. Iowa DOT, cities of Cedar Falls and Waterloo, and Iowa Northland Regional Council of Governments staff will be present with plans, displays, and related information to discuss the project informally between 5 and 6 p.m. Interested individuals are encouraged to attend the hearing anytime during the informal session to express their views and ask questions about the proposed improvement.
A formal presentation will begin at 6 p.m. followed by a question-and-answer session. There will be a three minute limit per speaker during the question-and-answer session. Persons wishing to make a formal presentation will need to note that at the time of registration. Oral and written statements will be accepted during both the open forum and the formal sessions.
The meeting space is accessible for persons with disabilities. However, if you require special accommodations at the hearing, please notify the Iowa DOT contact listed below by Oct. 22.
For general information regarding the proposed improvement or public hearing, contact Krista Rostad, transportation planner, Iowa DOT District 2 Office, 1420 Fourth St. SE, Mason City, Iowa 50401, telephone 641-423-7584 or 800-477-4368, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
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.
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.