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Horizontal Bid Threshold Subcommittee to meet June 3

AMES, Iowa – May 31, 2022 - The Iowa Department of Transportation will host a meeting of the Horizontal Bid Threshold Subcommittee via teleconference on Friday, June 3 at 11:00 am.   

Iowa Code Section 314.1B establishes horizontal and vertical bid threshold subcommittees that meet at least every other year to adjust the bid and quote thresholds for city and county highway projects. These thresholds become effective on January 1 of the following year. For more information on this subcommittee, visit

Meeting Agenda:

  1. Introduction of Committee Members
  2. Review and Discussion of Iowa Code requirements
  3. Review and Discussion of proposed Horizontal Bid Threshold recommendations
  4. Discussion of Committee Membership
  5. Other Business
  6. Adjourn

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

For those who wish to only join via audio, dial 515-817-6093 and use conference ID 7445899#

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For more information, contact Nicole Moore, Iowa Department of Transportation, at 515-239-1528 or email [email protected].


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