Iowa DOT News Release

Proposed improvements of the I-29/480/West Broadway interchange area in Council Bluffs to be discussed Nov. 2 in Council Bluffs

Posted on: October 26, 2017

COUNCIL BLUFFS, Iowa – Oct. 26, 2017 – The Iowa Department of Transportation will hold a public information meeting Thursday, Nov. 2, from 5 to 7 p.m. to discuss the proposed improvements and right of way needs of the Interstate 29/480/West Broadway interchange area in Council Bluffs from just north of the Union Pacific Railroad’s crossing to just south of the 25th Street interchange. The area also includes the I-29 and I-480 interchange.

All interested persons are invited to attend this meeting at the Council Bluffs Interstate Program Office in the Mall of the Bluffs, 1751 Madison Ave., in Council Bluffs. The meeting will be conducted utilizing an open forum format. Iowa DOT staff will be available to informally discuss the proposed improvements anytime between 5 and 7 p.m. 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 Oct. 30.

For general information regarding the proposed improvements or public information meeting, contact Scott Suhr, transportation planner, Iowa DOT District 4 Office, 2210 E. Seventh St., Atlantic, Iowa 50022, phone 712-243-3355 or 800-289-4368, 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. More information regarding this project will be posted as it becomes available at: To submit a comment online about this project, go to:


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