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September 15, 2014

Iowa DOT seeks public input on commuter transportation needs

AMES, Iowa – Sept. 15, 2014 – The Iowa Department of Transportation needs your help to better understand commuter transportation needs in the eastern Iowa...
July 10, 2014

Iowa Transportation Commission approves Public Transit Infrastructure Grant Program funding

AMES, Iowa – July 8, 2014 – The Iowa Transportation Commission (Commission) approved more than $1.4 million in funding to support four public transit projects....
June 30, 2014

Iowa Bus Roadeo selects transit operators to compete at national and international event

AMES, Iowa – June 30, 2014 – Two Iowa transit vehicle operators are headed for national and international level competition by earning top honors in...

Iowa DOT honors public transit systems

AMES, Iowa – June 30, 2014, Transit systems from Ottumwa, Burlington, and Decorah have been honored by the Iowa Department of Transportation for their accomplishments...
June 23, 2014

2014 Iowa Public Transit Photography Contest winners announced

AMES, Iowa – June 20, 2014 – The Iowa Department of Transportation’s Office of Public Transit is pleased to announce the winners of the 2014...
June 17, 2014

Iowa DOT partners with Iowa public transportation systems for Ride Transit Week - June 15-21

AMES, Iowa – June 15, 2014 – The Iowa Department of Transportation is partnering with public transit systems across the state in proclaiming the week...