Iowa DOT News Release



Temporary closure of Iowa 333 in Fremont County scheduled for Sunday, April 24

Posted on: April 15, 2022

ATLANTIC, Iowa – April 15, 2022 – In cooperation with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Omaha District, the Iowa Department of Transportation’s District 4 Office will be closing Iowa 333 between Interstate 29 and Hamburg from 8 a.m. to 9 a.m. on Sunday, April 24, to allow for an inspection of the levee closure structure.

The inspection will be completed rain or shine. However, if there is lightning in the area during the inspection time the inspection will be rescheduled for the following Sunday. During the one-hour road closure, motorists can access Hamburg and I-29 by traveling on U.S. 275 and Iowa 2.

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.

The latest traveler information is available anytime through our 511 system. Visit 511ia.org; call 511 (within Iowa) or 800-288-1047 (nationwide); stay connected with 511 on Facebook or Twitter (find links at https://iowadot.gov/511/511-social-media-sites); or download the free app to your mobile device. 

It’s easy to subscribe to Your 511 and sign up to receive the email/text alerts. Visit https://new.511ia.org/#login to sign up. For instructions and help for this feature, visit https://www.511ia.org/help/section/how-to-create-and-manage-a-511-account.html

#

Contact: Aaron Ellinger, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Flood Recovery Construction Office at aaron.h.ellinger@usace.army.mil


Iowa highway in the evening