Iowa DOT News Release

Temporary closure of eastbound Gordon Drive from Pierce Street to Pearl Street begins at 8 a.m. April 1 #iatraffic

Posted on: March 31, 2015

SIOUX CITY, Iowa – March 31, 2015 – Removal of temporary barrier rail requires closing eastbound Gordon Drive from Pierce Street to Pearl Street from 8 a.m. until noon Wednesday, April 1, weather permitting, according to the Iowa Department of Transportation’s Sioux City construction office.

If your travel plans included the affected portion of eastbound Gordon Drive tomorrow morning, please find an alternate route to your destination – leaving early to accommodate any additional travel time.

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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.


Contact: Dean Herbst at 712-239-1367 or







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