Iowa DOT News Release

Public input requested for proposed culvert project on Iowa 144 in Greene county

Posted on: January 16, 2020

AMES, Iowa – Jan. 16, 2020 – The Iowa Department of Transportation is requesting public input for a proposed culvert project on Iowa 144 over Buttrick Creek, 4 miles South of the Iowa 175 junction in Greene County.

The proposed project will consist of replacing the existing 75’ x 30’ steel beam bridge with a triple 12’ x 10’ culvert.

Through traffic would be detoured during construction using Greene County Road E-18, Greene & Webster County Road P-46 and Iowa 175. For more information, see the website listed below.

The project is scheduled to take place during 2022.  

For general information or to make a comment regarding the proposed project, contact Tony Gustafson, P.E., assistant district engineer, Iowa DOT District 1 Office, 1020 S. Fourth St., Ames, Iowa 50010, phone 515-239-1635 or 800-899-0623, email

Comments must be received by Jan. 31, 2020, to be considered.

Visit the Iowa DOT’s website regarding public involvement opportunities for projects at for information about scheduled public meetings and hearings, and opportunities to offer input to the Iowa DOT during the development of certain projects visit. To submit a comment online about this project, go to:


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