Iowa DOT News Release



Iowa Transportation Commission to meet in Ames Nov. 14

Posted on: November 09, 2017

AMES, Iowa – Nov. 9, 2017 – The Iowa Transportation Commission will hold its next business meeting Tuesday, Nov. 14, in the Materials Conference Room at the Iowa Department of Transportation’s headquarters at 800 Lincoln Way in Ames.

      Business meeting agenda Tuesday, Nov. 14

Time

Title

 

Presenter

 1:30 p.m.

*Approve Minutes of the
Oct. 10, 2017, Commission Meeting

 

Danielle Griggs,
Commission secretary,
515-239-1919

 

Commission Comments

   
 

Staff Comments

   
 

*Administrative Rules
-761 IAC 105, Holiday Rest
 Stops
-761 IAC 106, Promotion of
 Iowa Agricultural Products at
 Rest Areas
-761 IAC 123, Rest Area
 Sponsorship Program

 

Mitch Dillavou, director,
Highway Division,
515-239-1124

 

*Administrative Rules
-761 IAC 150, Improvements
 and Maintenance on Primary
 Road Extensions

 

Mitch Dillavou, director,
Highway Division,
515-239-1124

 

*Transfer of Jurisdiction of Alleyways Adjacent to Interstate 29 in Council Bluffs

 

Mitch Dillavou, director,
Highway Division,
515-239-1124

 

*2019 Highway-Railroad Crossing Surface Repair Program

 

Kris Klop,
Office of Rail Transportation,
515-239-1108

 

*Revitalize Iowa’s Sound Economy (RISE) – Ankeny

 

Craig Markley, director,
Office of Systems Planning,
515-239-1027

 

*Fiscal Year 2018 State Aviation Program – Marion Airport

 

Stuart Anderson, director,
Planning, Programming and Modal Division,
515-239-1661

 

Public Input: Asphalt Paving Association of Iowa

 

Bill Rosener

 1:45 p.m.

Adjourn

   

*Action item

Tuesday, Nov. 14
Informal workshop session
The Commission will meet informally with staff from the Iowa DOT beginning at 9:30 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 14, in the Materials Conference Room at the Iowa DOT’s headquarters in Ames.

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.

  • Commission input
  • Director’s report
  • Administrative Rules
    -761 IAC 105, Holiday Rest Stops

    -761 IAC 106, Promotion of Iowa Agricultural Products at Rest Areas
    -761 IAC 123, Rest Area Sponsorship Program
    -761 IAC 150, Improvements and Maintenance on Primary Road Extensions
  • Transfer of jurisdiction of alleyways adjacent to Interstate 29 in Council Bluffs
  • RISE project
    -Ankeny Local Development
  • 2018 Highway Program balance report
  • 2019 Highway-Railroad Crossing Surface Repair Program (The recommendation can be viewed online at gov/iowarail/safety/grade-crossing-surface-repair-program.)
  • State Aviation Program recommendation
    -Marion Airport
  • FY 2019 Traffic Safety Improvement Program recommendations (The recommendations can be viewed online after the workshop at gov/traffic/traffic-and-safety-programs/tsip/tsip-program.)
  • Five-Year Program amendment (The recommendation can be viewed online after the workshop at gov/program_management/five-year-program.)
  • Bicycle/Pedestrian accommodation
  • Asset management
  • Highway Helper update

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

  1. Live audio and some presentation materials will be available via the Skype meeting link.
  2. For those who wish to only join via audio, dial 515-817-6093 and use conference ID 57904722.

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