Iowa DOT News Release

Iowa DOT offices closed for Martin Luther King Jr. holiday

Posted on: January 03, 2017

AMES, IOWA – Jan. 3, 2017 – All Iowa Department of Transportation locations will be closed Monday, Jan. 16, 2017, in observance of the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday.

All Iowa DOT driver’s license stations, normally open Tuesday through Saturday, will be closed Saturday, Jan. 14. Normal business hours will resume at 8:30 a.m. Tuesday, Jan. 17.

Many people may be able to complete driver’s license business online at or at one of the conveniently located self-service kiosks. Kiosk users should check the host location's holiday schedule to determine hours and availability. 


For questions, please go to the Iowa DOT’s contact page.

Iowa highway in the evening