Iowa DOT News Release

Alternating Lane Closures on Iowa 3 in Waverly Begin April 1 #iatraffic

Posted on: March 29, 2013

NEW HAMPTON, Iowa – March 29, 2013 – A bridge painting and sidewalk overlay project on Iowa 3 at the bridge over the Cedar River in Waverly will require alternating lane closures beginning Monday, April 1, weather permitting, according to the Iowa Department of Transportation’s New Hampton construction office.

This project is expected to be completed by May 31.

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.

For travel information 24/7, online, anytime, visit or call 511 (in Iowa) or 800-288-1047 (nationwide). Follow us on Twitter @iowadot or @statewideia511.


Contact: Ron Loecher at 641-394-3161 or



Iowa highway in the evening