Iowa DOT News

May 2011

U.S. 69 near Huxley to close June 3 for road construction

May 31, 2011

AMES, Iowa – May 31, 2011 – Replacement of a concrete culvert and installation of a sanitary sewer will require a full closure of U.S. 69 between Iowa 210 and Story County Road E-57 near Huxley beginning at 9 p.m. on Friday, June 3, weather permitting. During this construction project, motorists may follow the marked detour around the construction area by traveling on Iowa 210, Interstate 35 and U.S. 30. The project is expected to be completed by 6 a.m....

I-80 entrance ramps to have width restrictions beginning June 6

May 27, 2011

DAVENPORT, Iowa – May 27, 2011 – Nighttime construction work will impact traffic on the Interstate 80 interchange and rest area entrance ramps between exit 280 (Scott County Road Y-30 east of Durant) and exit 301 (Middle Road in Bettendorf) beginning Monday, June 6, according to the Iowa Department of Transportation’s (DOT) Davenport construction office. During the construction project, the ramps will remain open, but will have an 8-foot width restriction from 9 p.m. to 6 a.m. Sundays and from...

I-74 entrance ramps to have width restrictions beginning June 6

May 27, 2011

DAVENPORT, Iowa – May 27, 2011 – Nighttime construction work will impact traffic on the Interstate 74 interchange entrance ramps between exit 298 (I-80) and exit 4 (U.S. 67, Grant and State streets) beginning Monday, June 6, according to the Iowa Department of Transportation’s (DOT) Davenport construction office. During the construction project, the ramps will remain open, but will have an 8-foot width restriction from 9 p.m. to 6 a.m. Sundays and from 7 p.m. to 6 a.m. Mondays through...

U.S. 34 reduced to one lane between Corning and Creston beginning June 2

May 26, 2011

CRESTON, Iowa – May 26, 2011 – Road construction work will reduce U.S. 34 to one lane between Iowa 148 (near Corning) and Iowa 25 (near Creston) beginning Thursday, June 2, weather permitting, according to the Iowa Department of Transportation’s (DOT) Creston construction office. Flaggers and a pilot car will be used to control traffic during the closure, which is scheduled to last until June 23. A 16-foot width lane restriction will also be in effect. The Iowa DOT reminds...

Lane restrictions on Iowa 136 between Clinton and Charlotte begin June 6

May 26, 2011

DAVENPORT, Iowa – May 26, 2011 – Asphalt resurfacing with milling work on Iowa 136 between U.S. 67 in Clinton and Clinton County Road Z-24 near Charlotte will restrict traffic to one lane from 6 a.m. until 8 p.m. weekdays and Saturdays beginning Monday, June 6, weather permitting, according to the Iowa Department of Transportation’s (DOT) Davenport construction office. When work is being performed, flaggers and pilot cars will be used to assist traffic through the work areas. A lane...

Bridge construction work on U.S. 63 near Denver Tuesday and Wednesday

May 26, 2011

NEW HAMTON, Iowa – May 26, 2011 – Bridge construction work will restrict U.S. 63 in Bremer County to one lane Tuesday, May 31, and Wednesday, June 1, weather permitting, according to the Iowa Department of Transportation’s (DOT) New Hampton construction office. The bridge project on U.S. 63 at the intersection with Iowa 3 will cause one lane of traffic to be intermittently closed. Flaggers will assist traffic through the work area. The Iowa DOT reminds motorists to drive with...

Iowa 9 in Waukon to close Monday morning for Memorial Day parade

May 26, 2011

AMES, Iowa – May 26, 2010 – Iowa 9 in Waukon will be closed between Second Avenue NW and Seventh Avenue SE Monday, May 30 beginning at approximately 9:30 a.m. for a Memorial Day parade, according to the Iowa Department of Transportation’s (DOT) District 2 office. Motorists will be directed to a detour during the closure. The Iowa DOT reminds motorists to drive with caution, obey posted speed limits and other signs in the work area, and be aware that...

Patching on Iowa 1 to restrict traffic in Fairfield next week

May 26, 2011

MOUNT PLEASANT, Iowa – May 26, 2011 – Patching work will restrict traffic on Iowa 1 in Fairfield beginning in early June, weather permitting, according to the Iowa Department of Transportation’s (DOT) Mount Pleasant construction office. During this daytime patching operation, one lane of Iowa 1 will be closed and traffic will be assisted through the work area by flaggers and a pilot car. When a lane is closed, the open lane will have a 12-foot width restriction. Traffic will...

Iowa 76/Business U.S. 18 in McGregor to close Monday morning for Memorial Day parade

May 26, 2011

AMES, Iowa – May 26, 2010 – Iowa 76/Business U.S. 18 in McGregor will be closed between First and Seventh streets Monday, May 30, from 10 to 11 a.m. for a Memorial Day parade, according to the Iowa Department of Transportation’s (DOT) District 2 office. Motorists will be directed to a detour during the closure. The Iowa DOT reminds motorists to drive with caution, obey posted speed limits and other signs in the work area, and be aware that traffic...

Lane restrictions on U.S. 6 near Council Bluffs begin June 1

May 26, 2011

COUNCIL BLUFFS, Iowa – May 26, 2011 – Bridge painting work will cause lane restrictions on U.S. 6 between Iowa 192 and Interstate 80 near Council Bluffs beginning Wednesday, June 1, weather permitting, according to the Iowa Department of Transportation’s (DOT) Council Bluffs construction office. The first phase of the bridge painting will cause traffic on the westbound U.S. 6 bridge to be restricted to one lane for approximately three weeks. After phase one is completed, the contractor will start...

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