Iowa DOT News Release

Warren County parking only rest area set to reopen April 5

Posted on: March 29, 2017

AMES, Iowa – March 29, 2016 – The parking only rest area on southbound Interstate 35 in Warren County near Saint Charles is set to reopen Wednesday, April 5 at 9 a.m.

The rest area had been closed over the winter months due to safety concerns of larger vehicles navigating the sloped entrance and exits to the area.


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