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Proposed improvement on Iowa 13 in Linn County to be discussed Oct. 10 in Central City

AMES, Iowa – Sept. 28, 2017 – The Iowa Department of Transportation will hold a public information meeting Tuesday, Oct. 10, 2017, to discuss the proposed reconstruction of the southbound lanes on Iowa 13 from approximately 1 mile north of County Home Road north to approximately 2 miles south of Central City in Linn County, and to discuss right of way needs for the improvements.

Iowa 13 will remain open during construction with southbound traffic utilizing a northbound lane.

All interested persons are invited to attend this meeting anytime between 5 and 6:30 p.m. in the high school cafeteria at the Central City Community School, 400 Barber St., in Central City. The meeting will be conducted utilizing an open forum format. Iowa DOT staff will be present to informally discuss the proposed improvements. No formal presentation will be made.

The meeting space is accessible for persons with disabilities. However, if you require special accommodations at the meeting, please notify the Iowa DOT contact listed below by Oct. 6.

For general information regarding the proposed improvements or public meeting, 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

Visit the Iowa DOT’s project-related public involvement event website at for information about scheduled public meetings and hearings, and opportunities to offer input to the Iowa DOT during the development of certain projects. To submit a comment online about this project, go to:


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