Iowa DOT News Release



Iowa Transportation Commission to meet in Ames Nov. 12

Posted on: November 07, 2019

AMES, Iowa – Nov 7, 2019 – The Iowa Transportation Commission will hold its next business meeting Tuesday, Nov.12, 2019, in the Materials Conference Room at the Iowa Department of Transportation’s headquarters at 800 Lincoln Way in Ames.

Business meeting agenda Tuesday, Nov. 12

Time

Title

 

Presenter

1:30 p.m.

*Approve Minutes of the
Oct. 8, 2019, Commission Meeting

 

Danielle Madden,
Commission assistant,
515-239-1919

 

Commission Comments

 

 

 

DOT Staff Comments

 

 

 

*Approve Commission Meeting Dates from June 2019 through June 2020 – amendment

 

Danielle Madden,
Commission assistant,
515-239-1919

 

*Administrative Rules
-761 IAC 524 – For-Hire Intrastate Motor Carrier Authority

-761 IAC 640 – Financial Responsibility

 

Melissa Spiegel, director,
Motor Vehicle Division,
515-237-3021

 

*Revitalize Iowa’s Sound Economy (RISE) application – City of Council Bluffs

 

 

Craig Markley, director,
Systems Planning Bureau,
515-239-1027

 

*RISE application – City of Cedar Rapids

 

Craig Markley, director,
Systems Planning Bureau,
515-239-1027

1:40 p.m.

 

Adjourn

 

 

*Action item

 

 

 


Tuesday, Nov. 12
Informal workshop session
The Commission will meet informally with staff from the Iowa DOT beginning at 9:30 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 12, 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.

  • Commission input
    • Director’s report
    • Aviation System Plan Status
    • Overview of Commission meeting dates
    • Administrative Rules
      • 761 IAC 524 – For-Hire Intrastate Motor Carrie Authority
      • 761 IAC 640 – Financial Responsibility
    • 2020 Highway Program balance report
    • 2020 Commission Tours
    • RISE projects
      • Council Bluffs Immediate Opportunity
      • Cedar Rapids Local Development
    • Fiscal Year 2021 Traffic Safety Improvement Program Recommendations- (Following the workshop, the recommendations can be viewed at https://iowadot.gov/traffic/traffic-and-safety-programs/tsip/tsip-program)
    • Calendar Year 2020 Intercity Bus Grant Program- (Following the workshop, the recommendations can be viewed at https://iowadot.gov/transit/Funding-programs-and-applications/funding-programs)
    • Iowa 2 Resiliency Options


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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 88926242

 


Iowa highway in the evening