Iowa DOT News Release

Proposed Improvement Alternatives for U.S. 218 in Bremer County to Be Discussed Aug. 14

Posted on: July 31, 2013

AMES, Iowa – July 31, 2013 – The Iowa Department of Transportation will hold a public information meeting Wednesday, Aug. 14, to discuss improvement alternatives for the U.S. 218/Iowa 27 corridor from the Cedar River bridges at Janesville north to the Iowa 116/Business U.S. 218 interchange at Waverly.

All interested persons are invited to attend this meeting anytime between 5 and 7 p.m. at the Riviera Roose Community Center, 307 Maple St., in Janesville. The meeting will be conducted utilizing an open forum format. Iowa DOT staff will be present to informally discuss the proposed improvement alternatives. No formal presentation will be made.

The meeting space is accessible for persons with disabilities. However, if you require special accommodations at the meeting, please notify the Iowa DOT contact listed below by Aug. 7.

For general information regarding the proposed improvement or public meeting, contact Krista Rostad, transportation planner, Iowa DOT District 2 Office, 1420 Fourth St. S.E., Mason City, Iowa 50401, telephone 641-423-7584 or 800-477-4368, 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.


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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