Iowa DOT News Release

Ramps closed on Iowa 14 interchange west of Charles City today and tomorrow

Posted on: August 27, 2009

BRITT, Iowa – Aug. 27, 2009 – An asphalt resurfacing project has closed the ramps to and from Iowa 14 at the U.S.18/U.S. 218 interchange west of Charles City today and tomorrow, weather permitting, according to the Iowa Department of Transportation’s (DOT) Britt construction office.

Traffic on Iowa 14 is being rerouted to the next interchange.

The Iowa DOT reminds motorists to drive with caution, obey posted speed limit and other signs in the work area, and be aware that traffic fines for moving violations are at least double in work zones. As in all work zones, drivers should stay alert, allow ample space between vehicles and wear seat belts.



Contact: Roy Gelhaus at 641-843-3881 or

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