Iowa DOT News Release



Iowa Mississippi River Parkway Commission to hold conference call Nov. 30

Posted on: November 29, 2018

AMES, Iowa – Nov. 29, 2018 – The Iowa Mississippi River Parkway Commission (MRPC) will convene a meeting via conference call Friday, Nov. 30, 2018, at 10 a.m. to discuss an expenditure related to placing an advertisement in the 2019 Travel Iowa Guide.

Interested parties may join the call by dialing (866) 685-1580, code 0009990538# or attend at 610 Avenue G, Fort Madison, Iowa.

For more information, contact Mary Stahlhut, Iowa DOT, by phone at 515-239-1369 or email mary.stahlhut@iowadot.us.

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Editor’s note: The phone line is active shortly before the meeting and discontinued immediately after the meeting ends.

The Iowa Mississippi River Parkway Commission is a multistate organization that works collectively to preserve, promote, and enhance the scenic, historic, and recreational resources of the Mississippi River; to foster the economic growth of the corridor; and to develop the national, scenic, and historic parkway known as the Great River Road.

As part of the MRPC, the Iowa MRPC focuses on the same mission objectives in relation to Iowa's portions of the National Scenic Byway, the Iowa Great River Road, and the Mississippi River Valley. The governor appoints members to the Iowa MRPC from each of the 10 counties that border the Mississippi River. These include Allamakee, Clayton, Dubuque, Jackson, Clinton, Scott, Muscatine, Louisa, Des Moines, and Lee counties. The Iowa MRPC also includes ex officio members from the Iowa Department of Transportation, Iowa Department of Natural Resources, Iowa Department of Cultural Affairs, and Iowa Economic Development Authority’s Iowa Tourism Office.


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