Iowa DOT News Release

Proposed improvements along U.S. 30 in Tama County to be discussed Nov. 21

Posted on: November 07, 2013

AMES, Iowa – Nov. 7, 2013 – The Iowa Department of Transportation will hold a public hearing Thursday, Nov. 21, to discuss the proposed improvements along U.S. 30 in Tama County from the east end of the Tama bypass to Iowa 21 at the Tama and Benton county line. The completed environmental assessment will also be available.

All interested persons are invited to attend this hearing anytime between 5 and 7 p.m. at the Tama County Economic Development Office, 1007 Prospect Drive in Toledo. The hearing will be conducted utilizing a combined open forum and formal format. Iowa DOT staff will be available to discuss the project informally between 5 and 5:30 p.m. A formal presentation will begin at 5:30 p.m., followed by a question-and-answer session.

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 Nov. 12.

For general information regarding the proposed improvements or public hearing, 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, email

Visit the Iowa DOT’s project-related public involvement event website at 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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