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Proposed reconstruction of U.S. 63 from Franklin to Newell streets in Waterloo to be discussed Dec. 3 in Waterloo

AMES, Iowa – Nov. 19, 2013 – The Iowa Department of Transportation will hold a public information meeting Tuesday, Dec. 3, to discuss the design details and right-of-way impacts for the proposed reconstruction of U.S. 63 in Waterloo from Franklin Street to Newell Street. 

All interested persons are invited to attend this meeting anytime between 5 and 7 p.m. at the New Life Center, St. Paul’s United Methodist Church, 207 W. Louise St., in Waterloo. The 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 U.S. 218, Airport Boulevard, Broadway Street, and West Airline Highway. (For more information, see the website listed below.)

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 Nov. 26.

For general information regarding the proposed improvement or public meeting, contact Mark Callahan, design engineer, Iowa DOT District 2 Office, 1420 Fourth St. SE, Mason City, Iowa 50401, telephone 641-423-7584 or 800-477-4368, email [email protected].

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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