Iowa DOT News Release

Long-term closure of northbound I-29 off-ramp to Floyd Boulevard scheduled for Nov. 13 #iatraffic

Posted on: November 13, 2015

SIOUX CITY, Iowa – Nov. 13, 2015 – Bridge and pavement reconstruction requires closure of the northbound Interstate 29 off-ramp to Floyd Boulevard (exit 147) beginning Friday, Nov. 13, until November 2016, weather permitting, according to the Iowa Department of Transportation’s Sioux City construction office.

Traffic will be detoured to the exit 148 off-ramp, then left on Wesley Parkway to southbound I-29, and then Floyd Boulevard. (See map for further details.)

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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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