Iowa DOT News Release

Feasibility study for I-380 in Linn County to be discussed July 14

Posted on: June 30, 2011

AMES, Iowa – June 30, 2011 – The Iowa Department of Transportation (DOT) will hold a public information meeting Thursday, July 14, to discuss the feasibility study of Interstate 380 in Linn County. The study area begins at the Johnson/Linn county line and continues north to the I-380 interchange at County Home Road.  The primary goal of this study is to identify potential alternatives for corridor improvements. 

The public is invited to attend the meeting anytime between 5 and 6:30 p.m. in the multipurpose room of the Hiawatha City Hall, 101 Emmons 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. 

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

Visit the Iowa DOT’s project-related public meeting website 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.




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