Iowa DOT News Release

Iowa Transportation Commission to meet September 14

Posted on: September 09, 2021

AMES, Iowa – Sept. 9, 2021 – The Iowa Transportation Commission will hold its next business meeting on Tuesday, Sept. 14, 2021, in the Materials Conference Room at the Iowa Department of Transportation’s headquarters at 800 Lincoln Way in Ames. The public may attend in-person; however, participation via conference call or Teams is still encouraged to minimize the number of in-person attendees. Face coverings are not required and left to the discretion of each individual.

Business meeting agenda Tuesday, September 14, 2021





1 p.m.

*Approve Minutes of the
Tuesday, Aug. 10, 2021, Commission Meeting


Danielle Madden,
Commission assistant,


Commission Comments


Iowa DOT Staff Comments


*Administrative Rules 761 IAC

- 720– Iowa Airport Registration

- 750– Aircraft Registration


Stuart Anderson, director,
Transportation Development Division,


*Administrative Rules 761 IAC

- 602 – Classes of Driver’s Licenses

- 604 – License Examination

- 605 – License Issuance

- 607 – Commercial Driver Licensing


Melissa Gillett, director,
Motor Vehicle Division,


*Administrative Rules 761 IAC

- 615 – Sanctions

- 620 – OWI and Implied Consent          


Melissa Gillett, director,
Motor Vehicle Division,


*COVID-19 Relief – Trails Funding Recommendations


Craig Markley, director,
Systems Planning Bureau,


*Public Transit Infrastructure Grant Program Funding Recommendations

  Sree Mitra
Modal Transportation Bureau

*Corridor Preservation Zone Recommendation: Iowa 12/Gordon Drive viaduct in Sioux City


Dakin Schultz, District 3 Transportation Planner


*Corridor Preservation Zone Recommendation: Future U.S. 63 northwest bypass of Oskaloosa

  Bryan Bradley, deputy director,
Location & Environment Bureau

1:10 p.m.



*Action items

Tuesday, Sept. 14, 2021

Informal workshop session
The Commission will meet informally with staff from the Iowa DOT Tuesday, Sept. 14, 2021, in person and via conference call beginning at 9:30 a.m. In order to assure adequate social distancing, public participation in the workshop will be limited to a conference call or Teams. 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.


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.

Live audio and some presentation materials will be available via the Microsoft Teams Meeting Teams link.

For those who wish to only join via audio, dial 515-817-6093 and use conference ID 440 237 881#

Iowa DOT ensures nondiscrimination and equal employment in all programs and activities in accordance with Title VI and Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 and other nondiscrimination statutes. If you need more information or special assistance for persons with disabilities or limited English proficiency, contact Tonnette R. Harris, J.D., Civil Rights Bureau Director at 515-509-8814 or by email at

Iowa highway in the evening