Iowa DOT News Release

Public meeting to discuss Iowa Statewide Transportation Improvement Program to be held in Ames Aug. 24

Posted on: August 07, 2017

AMES, Iowa – Aug. 7, 2017 – The Iowa Department of Transportation will hold a meeting to accept public comments about the draft Iowa Statewide Transportation Improvement Program (STIP) in the northwest wing first floor conference room at the Iowa DOT headquarters, 800 Lincoln Way, in Ames, from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 24.

The draft STIP identifies all projects proposed to be authorized for funding provided by the Federal Highway Administration or Federal Transit Administration during federal fiscal years 2018-2021. It includes projects for state, county, city, and federal transportation systems. Development of the STIP is required by federal law. The draft STIP can be viewed on the Iowa DOT's website at:

Comments on the draft STIP can be provided at the meeting or by contacting Matt Chambers, of the Iowa DOT's Office of Program Management, at 515-239-1409 or You can also contact Chambers if you would like a printed copy of the draft STIP.


Contact: Matt Chambers at 515-239-1409 or

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