Iowa DOT News Release

Assessment of flood damaged roads in SW Iowa continues

Posted on: April 04, 2019

AMES, Iowa – April 4, 2019 –  There are very few quick fixes related to the flood-damaged roads in Southwest Iowa, according to the Iowa Department of Transportation.

An updated map is now available on detailing where the Iowa DOT and its partners are in the process of assessing and repairing the damage to Interstates 29 and 680, U.S. 34, and Iowa 2.

Repair status map 4-4-2019

As we continue to assess damage and work on recovery, consideration is given to the impacts of future flooding potential. The Iowa DOT is working closely with the Army Corps of Engineers to safely restore mobility not only for today but also to meet future needs.


Iowa highway in the evening