Iowa DOT News Release

Proposed Bridge Replacement on Iowa 15 in Humboldt County to Be Discussed June 27 in West Bend

Posted on: June 17, 2013

AMES, Iowa – June 17, 2013 – The Iowa Department of Transportation will hold a public information meeting Thursday, June 27, to discuss proposed bridge replacement on Iowa 15 over the West Fork of the Des Moines River, 0.4 mile west of Humboldt County Road P-19.  

The public is invited to attend the meeting anytime between 5 and 7 p.m. at the West Bend Library, 316 S. Broadway Ave.  

This public information meeting will be conducted utilizing an open forum format. Iowa DOT staff will be present to informally discuss the proposed improvement. No formal presentation will be made.  

Traffic would be detoured during construction using Iowa 15, Humboldt County Road P-19 (through the city of Bradgate) and Iowa 3.  

For general information regarding the proposed project or public meeting, contact Shane Tymkowicz, assistant district engineer, Iowa DOT District 3 Office, 2800 Gordon Drive, Sioux City, Iowa 51102, telephone 712-276-1451 or 800-284-4368, email 

Visit the Iowa DOT’s project-related public involvement event 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. 


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Iowa highway in the evening