Iowa DOT News Release

Proposed Iowa 130 bridge replacement near Tipton to be discussed Oct. 13

Posted on: September 29, 2010


AMES, Iowa – Sept. 29, 2010 – The Iowa Department of Transportation (DOT) will hold a public information meeting Wednesday, Oct. 13, 2010, to discuss proposed replacement of the bridge on Iowa 130 over Sugar Creek, 1.6 miles east of Tipton. The public is invited to attend the meeting anytime between 4:30 and 6 p.m. at the Tipton Public Library, 206 Cedar 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.


During construction, traffic would be detoured using Iowa 38, U.S. 30 and Cedar County Road X-64.

For general information regarding the proposed improvement or the public meeting, contact Cathy Cutler, District 6 transportation planner, Iowa DOT, 430 16th Ave. S.W., Cedar Rapids, Iowa 52404, telephone 319-364-0235 or 800-866-4368, e-mail


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