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Proposed Culvert Replacement on U.S. 218 in Benton County

About the Project

Project description

The Iowa Department of Transportation is requesting public input for a proposed culvert replacement on U.S. 218 over Pratt Creek, 0.1 mile east of Benton County Road V-61. The proposed project involves replacing the existing twin 6’ x 10’ reinforced concrete box culvert with a twin 10’ x 10’ reinforced concrete box culvert.

Construction of the project is expected to begin in 2024.

Through traffic on U.S. 218 will be detoured during construction using Benton County Roads V-66 & E-22.  For more information, see the website listed below.

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Project contact

Cathy Cutler, transportation planner
Iowa DOT District 6 Office
5455 Kirkwood Blvd. SW
Cedar Rapids, Iowa 52404
Phone 319-364-0235 or 800-866-4368

Comments and questions regarding the online meeting should be received by May 23, 2022. To submit a comment or question regarding this project, go to:

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