AMES, Iowa – April 5, 2021 – The Iowa Department of Transportation is requesting public input for a proposed bridge replacement on Iowa 9 over the North Branch of the Turkey River, approximately 4.3 miles east of U.S. 63 in Howard County.
The proposed project involves replacing the existing 75’ x 28’ continuous concrete slab bridge with a 100’ x 44’ continuous concrete slab bridge. The project will also involve shoulder reconstruction and new guardrails.
Construction of the project is expected to begin in 2023.
Through traffic on Iowa 9 would be detoured using Howard County Roads V-46 (Robin Avenue), A-46 (150th Street) and V-58 (Willow Ave). For more information, see the website listed below.
For general information or to make a comment regarding the proposed bridge project, contact Jacob Page, district design engineer, Iowa DOT District 2 Office, 428 43rd St. SW, Mason City, Iowa 50401, phone 641-423-7584 or 800-477-4368, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Comments must be received by April 14, 2021 to be considered.
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