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March 31, 2014

2014 Iowa Public Transit Photography Contest

To highlight the many benefits public transportation provides to individuals and communities, the Iowa Department of Transportation invites you to grab your camera and capture...
February 24, 2014

2014 Passenger Transportation Summit - Save the Date

The Iowa Department of Transportation’s Office of Public Transit and the Iowa Transportation Coordination Council invite you to save the date for the 2014 Passenger...
February 19, 2014

Presentation to IPTA — February 4, 2013

The Iowa DOT’s Office of Public Transit had several topics to present at the Iowa Public Transit Association’s Legislative Meeting, which was scheduled to take...
January 21, 2014

Iowa Transportation Coordination Council reports on volunteer transportation providers

In an effort to identify more transportation options for the purpose of enhancing the mobility of Iowans through coordination with local public transit agencies, member...

Iowa Transportation Commission approves Iowa's Clean Air Attainment Program funding

Ames, Iowa – Jan. 14, 2014 – Today, the Iowa Transportation Commission approved $4 million in total funding for 11 projects from Iowa's Clean Air...
December 11, 2013

Iowa Transportation Commission approves 2014 intercity bus projects

AMES, Iowa – Dec. 10, 2013 – Today, the Iowa Transportation Commission (Commission) approved more than $2.7 million in grants for four intercity transit providers...