Iowa DOT News Release

Iowa Transportation Commission to meet March 11 in Ames

Posted on: March 06, 2014

AMES, Iowa – March 6, 2014 – The Iowa Transportation Commission will hold its next business meeting Tuesday, March 11, in the Materials conference room at the Iowa Department of Transportation headquarters at 800 Lincoln Way in Ames.

Meeting agenda





11:30 a.m.

Approve Minutes of the Feb. 11, 2014, Commission Meeting


Connie Page,
Commission secretary,


Commission Comments




Staff Comments



11:35 a.m.

*Administrative Rules: 761 IAC 162, Bridge Safety Fund


John Adam, director,
Highway Division,

11:40 a.m.

*2014-2018 Iowa Transportation Improvement Program Amendment


Stu Anderson, director,
Planning, Programming and Modal Division,

11:45 a.m.




*Action item


Informal workshop session

Also on Tuesday, March 11, the Commission will meet with staff from the Iowa DOT beginning at 10 a.m. The following transportation-related matters may be discussed, but no action will be taken during the meeting. The items are listed in no particular order and may be discussed at any point during the workshop.

  • Administrative Rules: 761 IAC 162, Bridge Safety Fund
  • April Commission tour preview
  • 2014 Highway Program balance report
  • Potential amendment to the highway section of the 2014-2018 Iowa Transportation Improvement Program
  • Five-Year Program
  • Commission trip to Washington, D.C.


Editor’s note: There are two ways to listen to the Iowa Transportation Commission’s informal workshop session and business meeting. The broadcast feed and phone lines are active 15 minutes prior to each of the two meetings and discontinued immediately after a meeting ends.

1.   Live audio streaming and some PowerPoint presentations will be available online at

2.   Call 866-685-1580 and enter access code 0009990545. 

Iowa highway in the evening