Iowa DOT News Release

Public input requested for proposed bridge project on U.S. 169 in Webster County

Posted on: April 25, 2017

AMES, Iowa – April 25, 2017 – The Iowa Department of Transportation is requesting public input on the proposed bridge project on U.S. 169 over Deer Creek, 0.8 mile north of Webster County Road C-66. The proposed project provides for removing the existing deck overlay, repair work, and replacing with new Portland cement concrete deck overlay. New bridge approaches will be constructed.

Through traffic on U.S. 169 would be detoured during construction using Webster County roads D-14, P-56, and C-56. For more information, see the website listed below.  

For general information or to make a comment regarding the proposed bridge project, contact Tony Gustafson, P.E., assistant district engineer, Iowa DOT District 1 Office, 1020 S. Fourth St., Ames, Iowa 50010, phone 515-239-1635 or 800-899-0623, email

Comments must be received by May 9, 2017, 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 To submit a comment online about this project, go to:


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