Iowa DOT News Release



Iowa Transportation Commission to meet in Des Moines June 12

Posted on: June 08, 2018

AMES, Iowa – June 8, 2018 – The Iowa Transportation Commission will hold its next business meeting Tuesday, June 12, at the Hilton Des Moines Downtown, 435 Park St., Des Moines.

On Monday, June 11, the Commission will tour transportation projects in central Iowa and conduct an informal workshop session at the Hilton Des Moines Downtown hotel.

      Business meeting agenda Tuesday, June 12

Time

Title

 

Presenter

8 a.m.

*Approve Minutes of the
May 8, 2018, Commission Meeting

 

Danielle Griggs,
Commission secretary,
515-239-1919

 

Commission Comments

   
 

Staff Comments

   
 

*2019-2023 Iowa Transportation Improvement Program

 

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

 

*Administrative Rules
- 761 IAC 700 – Aeronautics Administration
- 761 IAC 710 – Airport Improvement Program
- 761 IAC 715 – Air Service Development Program
- 761 IAC 716 – Commercial Service Vertical Infrastructure Program
- 761 IAC 717 – General Aviation Vertical Infrastructure Program

 

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

 

*Administrative Rules
- 761 IAC 802 – Reporting of Railroad Accidents/Incidents
-761 IAC 822 – Railroad Revolving Loan and Grant Fund Program
- 761 IAC 800 – Items of General Application for Railroads
- 761 IAC 810 – Railroad Safety Standards
- 761 IAC 813 – Close-Clearance Warning Signs Along Railroad Tracks

 

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

 

*Administrative Rules
- 761 IAC 161 – Federal-Aid Highway Bridge Program
- 761 IAC 162 – Surface Transportation Block Grant Program

 

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

 

*Administrative Rules
- 761 IAC 174 – Reimbursable Services and Supplies

 

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

8:10 a.m.

Adjourn

   

*Action item

Public input meeting agenda Tuesday, June12
*Input meeting will begin shortly after the conclusion of the Commission business meeting.

Time

Title

Presenter

8:15 a.m.*

Opening remarks

John Putney, Commission chair

8:20 a.m.

Welcome by City of Des Moines

Chris Coleman, Mayor Pro Tem

8:25 a.m.

Des Moines Area MPO

Todd Ashby

8:40 a.m.

Des Moines International Airport

Al Graff

8:55 a.m.

Boone County/City of Boone

Daniel Scott

9:10 a.m.

Legislator introductions/comments

 

9:10 a.m.

Meet and greet

 

9:30 a.m.

Iowa State University Research Park

Steven Carter

9:40 a.m.

US 30 Hwy Coalition

Adam Schweers

9:55 a.m.

East Central Iowa Transportation Coalition

Beth Danowsky

10:10 a.m.

South Central Regional Airport

Jim Hansen

 10:20 a.m.

Unscheduled Delegations

 

Monday, June 11
Transportation tour
The Commission and Iowa Department of Transportation staff will tour transportation projects in central Iowa Monday, June 11, starting at 9:00 a.m. at the Iowa DOT headquarters, 800 Lincoln Way, Ames. The tour will end around 3 p.m. at the Hilton Des Moines Downtown, 435 Park St., Des Moines. Transportation-related matters may be discussed, but no action will be taken on the tour.

Informal workshop session
The Commission will meet informally with staff from the Iowa DOT beginning at 3:30 p.m. Monday, June 11, at the Hilton Des Moines Downtown, 435 Park St., Des Moines. 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 discussion
    • 761 IAC 700 – Aeronautics Administration
    • 761 IAC 710 – Airport Improvement Program
    • 761 IAC 715 – Air Service Development Program
    • 761 IAC 716 – Commercial Service Vertical Infrastructure Program
    • 761 IAC 717 – General Aviation Vertical Infrastructure Program
    • 761 IAC 802 – Reporting of Railroad Accidents/Incidents
    • 761 IAC 822 – Railroad Revolving Loan and Grant Fund Program
    • 761 IAC 800 – Items of General Application for Railroads
    • 761 IAC 810 – Railroad Safety Standards
    • 761 IAC 813 – Close-Clearance Warning Signs Along Railroad Tracks
    • 761 IAC 161 – Federal-Aid Highway Bridge Program
    • 761 IAC 162 – Surface Transportation Block Grant Program
    • 761 IAC 174 – Reimbursable Services and Supplies
  • RISE projects
    • Developmental RISE Concept
    • Research Park Discussion
  • 2018 Highway Program balance report
  • Five-Year Program Discussion

 

  • Interstate 80 Planning and Environmental Linkages Draft Recommendations Report


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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.

For those who wish to only join via audio, dial 515-817-6093 and use conference ID 57904722.


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