Iowa DOT News Release



Actions taken by the Iowa Transportation Commission at its May 8 meeting in Ames

Posted on: May 08, 2018

AMES, Iowa – May 8, 2018 – The Iowa Transportation Commission approved the following items during its meeting today at the Iowa Department of Transportation headquarters in Ames.  

 

Order number

Title

Actions
taken

Presenter

D-2018-69

Approve Minutes of the
April 10, 2018, Commission Meeting

Approved

Danielle Griggs,
Commission secretary,
515-239-1919

MV-2018-70

Administrative Rules
- 761 IAC 520 Regulations Applicable to Carriers
- 761 IAC 529 For-Hire Interstate Motor Carrier Authority
- 761 IAC 607 Commercial Driver Licensing

Approved

Melissa Spiegel, director, 
Motor Vehicle Division, 
515-237-3121

H-2018-71

Transfer of jurisdiction of frontage roads adjacent to Interstate 80 in West Des Moines

Approved
(see details below)

Mitchell J. Dillavou, director,
Highway Division,
515-239-1124

PPM-2018-72

Draft 2019-2023 Iowa Transportation Improvement Program

For information only

(see linked news release)

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

Transfer of jurisdiction approved

The Commission approved the transfer of jurisdiction of frontage roads adjacent to Interstate 80 to the city of West Des Moines in Dallas County. The transfer segments lie within the corporation limits of the city of West Des Moines located adjacent to I-80 at the Ashworth Road overpass. Segments totaling approximately 1.03 miles in length will be transferred to the city. The road segments will be transferred in their present condition. Following the transfer of jurisdiction, the city is responsible for all future maintenance and improvement of that roadway and right of way. For additional information regarding this transfer of jurisdiction, contact Scott Schram, District 4 engineer, at scott.schram@iowadot.gov or 712-243-3355.

 


Iowa highway in the evening