Iowa DOT News Release

Road work scheduled for U.S. 151

Posted on: April 30, 2008

MANCHESTER, Iowa – Traffic restrictions on U.S. 151 will begin Thursday, May 1, in Iowa County, according to the Iowa Department of Transportation’s (Iowa DOT) Manchester construction office. Traffic will be restricted to one lane, from the east junction of U.S. 6 in Iowa County northeasterly to Fairfax.

The restrictions will be in effect through the work area between 9 a.m. and
3 p.m. Traffic will be controlled using flaggers and a pilot car. Work will consist of sealing cracks and joints in the roadway.

Fort Dodge Asphalt Company is the contractor for the $54,750 project, which is expected to be completed in May.

When driving in a work zone, please obey all speed limits, allow ample space between your vehicle and the vehicle in front of you and be aware of workers in the area.


Iowa highway in the evening