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Proposed improvements to Iowa 92 in Mahaska County to be discussed Nov. 16 in Rose Hill

AMES, Iowa – Oct. 28, 2015 – The Iowa Department of Transportation will hold a public information meeting Monday, Nov. 16, to discuss the proposed improvements to Iowa 92 in Mahaska County from east of the Oskaloosa eastern corporate limits east to the Keokuk County line. The proposed improvements include reconstruction of Iowa 92 for approximately 1.15 miles near the South Skunk River and the remaining portion of the project will be an asphalt overlay, and additional safety-related improvements. 

Traffic would be detoured during the reconstruction of Iowa 92 near the South Skunk River using Mahaska County Road V-13 and Iowa 23. For more information, please visit the website listed below.

All interested persons are invited to attend this meeting anytime between 5 and 6:30 p.m. at the Rose Hill Community Center on Main Street. The meeting will be conducted utilizing an open forum format. Iowa DOT staff will be present to informally discuss the proposed improvements. 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 Nov. 9.

For general information regarding the proposed improvements or public meeting, contact Jason Huddle, transportation planner, Iowa DOT District 5 Office, 307 W. Briggs, P.O. Box 587, Fairfield, Iowa 52556, phone 641-472-4171 or 800-766-4368, 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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