Iowa DOT News Release

Proposed bridge deck replacement on Iowa 141 near Hornick to be discussed Feb. 11

Posted on: January 29, 2010


AMES, Iowa – Jan. 29, 2010 – The Iowa Department of Transportation (DOT) will hold a public information meeting Thursday, Feb. 11, 2010, in Hornick to discuss the proposed bridge deck replacement on Iowa 141 over a drainage ditch two miles west of Woodbury County Road K-64. The public is invited to attend the meeting anytime between 5 and 7 p.m. at the Hornick City Hall/Fire Station, 400 Main St.  


This public information meeting will be conducted utilizing an open forum format. No formal presentation will be made. Iowa DOT staff members will be present to discuss the project informally.


Iowa 141 traffic would be detoured on Woodbury County roads K-45 and K-64 during construction.


For general information regarding the proposed improvement or the public meeting, contact Shane Tymkowicz, assistant district engineer, District 3 Office, Iowa DOT, 2800 Gordon Drive, P.O. Box 987, Sioux City, Iowa 51102-0987, telephone 712-276-1451 or 800-284-4368, e-mail


This project is funded in whole or part by the I-JOBS program, an initiative of the Culver/Judge Administration that will strengthen Iowa's economy, help our state recover from the natural disasters of 2008, preserve or create thousands of jobs, and improve Iowa's transportation infrastructure.


Visit the Iowa DOT’s project-related public meeting Web site at for information about scheduled public meetings and hearings – and opportunities to offer input to the Iowa DOT during the development of certain projects.


Federal and state laws prohibit employment and/or public accommodation discrimination on the basis of age, color, creed, disability, gender identity, national origin, pregnancy, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation or veteran’s status. If you believe you have been discriminated against, please contact the Iowa Civil Rights Commission at 800-457-4416 or Iowa Department of Transportation’s affirmative action officer. If you need accommodations because of a disability to access the Iowa Department of Transportation’s services, contact the agency’s affirmative action officer at 800-262-0003.





Iowa highway in the evening