NEW HAMPTON, Iowa – July 27, 2016 – As part of the I-380 noise wall project, guardrail work on Interstate 380 near the Evansdale Drive interchange (exit 68) in Black Hawk County will require the closure of the outside northbound lane beginning at 7 p.m. Thursday, July 28, until 6 a.m. Friday, July 29, weather permitting, according to the Iowa Department of Transportation’s New Hampton construction office.
The Iowa DOT reminds motorists to drive with caution, obey the 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.
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