Iowa DOT News Release



Construction causes closure of U.S. 65 in Hampton beginning Monday

Posted on: March 31, 2010

BRITT, Iowa – March 31, 2010 – Concrete construction, including grading and paving work, will cause the closure of U.S. 65 in Hampton beginning April 5, weather permitting, according to the Iowa Department of Transportation’s (DOT) Britt construction office.

 

U.S. 65 will be close from Iowa 3 to 19th Avenue in Hampton until mid-November. Traffic will be detoured using local roads.

 

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.

 

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Contact: Roy Gelhaus at 641-843-3881 or roy.gelhaus@dot.iowa.gov

 

 


Iowa highway in the evening