Iowa DOT News Release

Ramp from eastbound I-480 to southbound I-29 to close at 5:30 a.m. Monday, March 29

Posted on: March 26, 2021

COUNCIL BLUFFS, Iowa – March 26, 2021 – Concrete pavement repairs on southbound Interstate 29 will require closing the ramp from eastbound I-480 (exit 53B) to southbound I-29 (West Broadway interchange) from 5:30 a.m. Monday, March 29, to 5:30 a.m. Tuesday, March 30, weather permitting, according to the Iowa Department of Transportation’s District 4 maintenance office.

During this closure, traffic will be detoured around the work zone by taking northbound I-29 and exiting at North 25th Street (exit 55) and then back on southbound I-29.   

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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.

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