Iowa DOT News Release



Iowa Transportation Commission to meet November 9

Posted on: November 04, 2021

AMES, Iowa – Nov. 4, 2021 – The Iowa Transportation Commission will hold its next business meeting on Tuesday, Nov. 9, 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, Nov. 9, 2021

Time

Title

 

Presenter

1 p.m.

*Approve Minutes of the
Tuesday, Oct. 12, 2021 Commission Meeting

 

Danielle Madden,
Commission assistant,
515-239-1919

 

Commission Comments

   
 

Iowa DOT Staff Comments

   
 

*Administrative Rules 761 IAC

-       301 – Driver’s Privacy Protection Act

-       4 – Public Records and Fair Information Practices

-       415 – Driver’s Privacy Protection – Certificates of Title and Vehicle Registration

-       610 – Release of Computerized Driver’s License and Nonoperator’s Identification Card Records

-       611 – Driver’s Privacy Protection – Driver’s License and Nonoperator’s Identification Card

 

Melissa Gillett, director,
Motor Vehicle Division,
515-237-3121

 

*Administrative Rules 761 IAC

-       511 – Special Permits for Operation and Movement of Vehicles and Loads of Excess Size and Weight

 

Melissa Gillett, director,
Motor Vehicle Division,
515-237-3121

 

*Administrative Rules 761 IAC

-       601 – Application for License

-       604 – License Examination

 

Melissa Gillett, director,
Motor Vehicle Division,
515-237-3121

 

*Administrative Rules 761 IAC

-       634 – Driver Education

 

Melissa Gillett, director,
Motor Vehicle Division,
515-237-3121

 

*Revitalize Iowa’s Sound Economy (RISE) – Cumming

 

Craig Markley, director,
Systems Planning Bureau,
515-239-1027

 

* Revitalize Iowa’s Sound Economy (RISE) – Mount Pleasant

 

Craig Markley, director,
Systems Planning Bureau,
515-239-1027

 

* RISE Project Settlement – Ottumwa

 

Craig Markley, director,
Systems Planning Bureau,
515-239-1027

1:10 p.m.

Adjourn

   

*Action items

     
 

Tuesday, Nov. 9, 2021

Informal workshop session
The Commission will meet informally with staff from the Iowa DOT Tuesday, Nov. 9, 2021, in person and via conference call beginning at 9:30 a.m. 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. 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.

  • Commission input
  • Director’s welcome
  • Fatalities Reduction Task Force Update
  • Administrative Rules
    • Chapter 301 – Driver’s Privacy Protection Act
    • Chapter 4 – Public Records and Fair Information Practices
    • Chapter 415 – Driver’s Privacy Protection – Certificates of Title and Vehicle Registration
    • Chapter 610 – Release of Computerized Driver’s License and Nonoperator’s Identification Card Records
    • Chapter 611 – Driver’s Privacy Protection – Driver’s License and Nonoperator’s Identification Card
    • Chapter 511 – Special Permits for Operation and Movement of Vehicles and Loads of Excess Size and Weight
    • Chapter 601 – Application for License
    • Chapter 604 – License Examination
    • Chapter 634 – Driver Education
  • COVID-19 Transportation Funding Impact Update
  • 2022 Highway Program Balance Report
  • RISE Projects
    • Cumming Immediate Opportunity
    • Mount Pleasant Local Development
    • Ottumwa Project Settlement
  • FY2023 Traffic Safety Improvement Program Recommendations
  • Calendar Year 2022 Intercity Bus Grant Program
  • Five-Year Program – Asset Management (Bridge)

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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#

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Iowa highway in the evening