Iowa DOT News Release

Public input requested for proposed pipe culvert replacement on Iowa 14 in Butler County

Posted on: December 10, 2015

AMES, Iowa – Dec. 10, 2015 – The Iowa Department of Transportation is requesting public input on the proposed pipe culvert replacement on Iowa 14 over the Beaver Creek overflow channel 1 mile north of Parkersburg, in Butler County.

The proposed project provides for replacing an existing 36-inch concrete roadway pipe with twin 59-by-36-inch concrete arch pipes.

Through traffic on Iowa 14 would be detoured during construction using Iowa 14, Iowa 57, and Butler County roads T-47 and C-55. For more information, see the website listed below.  

For general information or to make a comment regarding the proposed culvert replacement, contact Mark Callahan, transportation engineer specialist, Iowa DOT District 2 Office, 1420 Fourth St. SE, Mason City, Iowa 50401, telephone 641-423-7584 or 800-477-4368, email

Comments must be received by Jan. 4, 2016, to be considered.

Visit the Iowa DOT’s website regarding public involvement opportunities for projects without scheduled public meetings at  For information about scheduled public meetings and hearings, and opportunities to offer input to the Iowa DOT during the development of certain projects visit


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