Iowa DOT News Release

24th Street bridge to be closed overnight Thursday

Posted on: September 29, 2008

ATLANTIC, Iowa – Sept. 29, 2008 –The Iowa Department of Transportation’s (DOT) Council Bluffs Interstate System (CBIS) improvements project will require the closing of 24th Street bridge over Interstate 80 overnight Thursday, Oct. 2. to accommodate the final paving work in the area.

The paving will require a one-night closure, weather permitting, of traffic across the bridge from beginning at 10 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 2 to 6 a.m. Friday, Oct. 3.

The Iowa DOT has established a CBIS Web site,, with additional information on the 24th Street and other CBIS projects. On the site, media and the public can sign up for e-mail alerts with more details about specific projects and their traffic impacts.


Contact Orest Lechnowsky at 712- 366-7441 or

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