Iowa DOT News Release

New westbound lanes of U.S. 20 in Woodbury County near Correctionville to open Nov. 23 #iatraffic

Posted on: November 23, 2016


SIOUX CITY, Iowa – Nov. 23, 2016 – U.S. 20 traffic will be shifted off the detour to the newly constructed westbound lanes in Woodbury County, near Correctionville, at 5 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 23, weather permitting, according to the Iowa Department of Transportation’s District 3 Office.

The westbound lanes of U.S. 20 at Holstein will be reopened to traffic at 4:30 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 23.

The Iowa DOT reminds motorists to drive with caution, obey the posted speed limit and other signs in the work area, and be aware that traffic fines for moving violations are at least double in work zones. As in all work zones, drivers should stay alert, allow ample space between vehicles, and wear seat belts.

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