Iowa DOT News Release

Proposed improvements of Iowa 175 bridge in Grundy County to be discussed June 20 in Morrison

Posted on: June 09, 2017

AMES, Iowa – June 9, 2017 – The Iowa Department of Transportation will hold a public information meeting Tuesday, June 20, to discuss proposed improvements of the Iowa 175 bridge over a stream 0.4 mile west of Grundy County Road T-53.

Through traffic on Iowa 175 would be detoured during bridge construction using Iowa 14 and Grundy County Road D-35. For more information, see the website listed below.

All interested persons are invited to attend this meeting anytime between 5 and 6:30 p.m. at Grundy County Conservation Office’s Board Room, 204 Fourth St., in Morrison.

The meeting will be conducted utilizing an open forum format. Iowa DOT staff will be present to informally discuss the proposed improvements. No formal presentation will be made.

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 June 16.

For general information regarding the proposed improvements or public meeting, contact Tony Gustafson, P.E., assistant district engineer, Iowa DOT District 1 Office, 1020 S. Fourth St., Ames, Iowa 50010, phone 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. To submit a comment online about this project, go to:



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