Iowa DOT News Release

Iowa Transportation Commission to meet in Ames Nov. 13

Posted on: November 09, 2018

AMES, Iowa – Nov. 9, 2018 –  The Iowa Transportation Commission will hold its next business meeting Tuesday, Nov. 13, in the Materials Conference Room at the Iowa Department of Transportation’s headquarters at 800 Lincoln Way in Ames.

Business meeting agenda Tuesday, Nov. 13






*Approve Minutes of the
Oct. 9, 2018, Commission Meeting


Danielle Griggs,
Commission secretary,


Commission Comments


Staff Comments


*Revitalize Iowa’s Sound Economy (RISE) – City of Nevada


Craig Markley, director,
Office of Systems Planning,

1:40 p.m.



*Action item


Following the business meeting, the Iowa Transportation Commission and Iowa DOT staff will tour the Iowa State University Research Park. While on the tour, transportation issues will be discussed, but no action will be taken.

Tuesday, Nov. 13
Informal workshop session
The Commission will meet informally with staff from the Iowa DOT beginning at 9:30 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 13, in the Materials Conference Room at the Iowa DOT’s headquarters in Ames.

The following transportation-related matters may be discussed, but no action will be taken during the meeting. The items are listed in no particular order and may be discussed at any point during the workshop.


Editor’s note: There are two ways to listen to the Iowa Transportation Commission’s informal workshop session or business meeting or public input session when scheduled. The broadcast feed and phone lines are active 15 minutes prior to each meeting or session and discontinued immediately after a meeting ends.

  1. Live audio and some presentation materials will be available via the Skype meeting link.
  2. For those who wish to only join via audio, dial 515-817-6093 and use conference ID 57904722.

Iowa highway in the evening