Iowa DOT News Release

Update to State Management Plan of some federal transit programs open for public comment

Posted on: April 27, 2020

AMES, Iowa – April 27, 2020 – The Iowa Department of Transportation has updated its State Management Plan, a document outlining the state’s administration of Federal Transit Administration funding under the Section 5310, 5311, 5316, 5317, and 5339 Programs. 

This document was updated to reflect changes made as a result of the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act.  The draft document may be accessed at

Comments from the public can be directed to Kristin Haar at 515-233-7875 or and will be accepted through May 11, 2020.

Public transit is available in all 99 of Iowa’s counties.  For more information on public transit in Iowa visit


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