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
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.
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
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.
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,
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.