Iowa DOT News Release



Iowa 175 west of Morrison to close April 1 for bridge replacement  

Posted on: March 25, 2019

MORRISON, Iowa – March 25, 2019 – A bridge replacement project on the Iowa 175 bridge on the west side of Morrison requires closing the roadway to traffic between Grundy County Road T-47, between Grundy Center and Morrison, and Grundy County Road T-53, in Morrison, from 7:30 a.m. Monday, April 1, until Friday, Aug. 30, weather permitting, according to the Iowa Department of Transportation’s Marshalltown construction office.  

During this closure, traffic will be detoured around the work zone (see map) using Iowa 14, Grundy County Road D-35, and Grundy County Road T-53. 

The Iowa DOT reminds motorists to drive with caution, obey the posted speed limit and other signs in the work area, and be aware that traffic fines for moving violations are at least double in work zones. As in all work zones, drivers should stay alert, allow ample space between vehicles, and wear seat belts. 

The latest traveler information is available anytime through our 511 system. Visit 511ia.org; call 511 (within Iowa) or 800-288-1047 (nationwide); stay connected with 511 on Facebook or Twitter (find links at https://iowadot.gov/511/511-social-media-sites); or download the free app to your mobile device. 

To receive email or text alerts about traffic incidents, road closures, traffic delays, and other restrictions that affect this highway route or other routes you travel, the Iowa DOT offers the “Your 511” option on 511ia.org. It’s easy to subscribe to Your 511 and sign up to receive the email/text alerts. Visit https://iowadot.gov/511/511-full-feature-website-help/how-to-videos for simple, step-by-step instructions. 

Contact: Dustin Skogerboe at 641-752-4657 or dustin.skogerboe@iowadot.us  

 


Iowa highway in the evening