Iowa DOT News Release

Visit the I-380 Planning Study website to view online public meeting

Posted on: June 29, 2017

AMES, Iowa – June 29, 2017 – The Iowa Department of Transportation is conducting a planning study of Interstate 380 between Cedar Rapids and Iowa City. The study will be developed and released through a series of technical reports that identify the existing condition of I-380, the way the system is performing, short- and long-term issues, and strategies to improve the route. Each report will be accessible online as it becomes available on the Iowa DOT’s I-380 Planning Study website at:

The first online meeting is now available to view on the website. To view the meeting, select the “Public Meetings” tab, and then select “Meeting 1.” The meeting was recorded allowing persons to view it any time and will be available on the website throughout the duration of the planning study.

The Iowa DOT is asking interested parties to take a few minutes to view the online public meeting and review the information on the website. The website also offers a way for those interested to receive future emails or text messages regarding the study. Use the “Stay Connected” link on the I-380 Planning Study website to subscribe for future updates.

For information regarding the I-380 Planning Study, contact Catherine Cutler, transportation planner, Iowa DOT District 6 Office, 5455 Kirkwood Blvd. SW, Cedar Rapids, Iowa 52404, phone 319-364-0235 or 800-866-4368, email To submit a comment online about this project, go to:

The Iowa DOT will be using the hashtag #I380IowaPlan and you can use that key phrase to find relevant tweets about the planning study. When posting to Twitter about the planning study, please use #I380IowaPlan and reference @iowadot in your post.


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