Iowa DOT News Release

New signs hope to improve traffic movement on the Iowa 141 ramp to southbound I-35/I-80 #iatraffic

Posted on: July 21, 2015

AMES, Iowa – July 21, 2015 – New signs are being installed on the Iowa 141 ramp to south bound Interstate 35/80 to help traffic use both lanes more effectively, according the Iowa Department of Transportation’s District 1 Office in Ames.

The new signage will encourage motorists to take turns at a merge point that is closer to the end of the second lane of the ramp, especially during peak traffic times.IA 141 Merge no dimensions


Contact: Andy Loonan, District 1 Field Services Coordinator, 515-239-1996 or

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