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The Iowa Department of Transportation will hold a public information meeting Thursday, June 15, to discuss the proposed interchange and right of way needs to U.S. 20 at Swiss Valley Road in Dubuque County.
As of Tuesday, May 23rd, the price of regular unleaded gasoline averaged $2.29 across Iowa according to AAA. This is up $.04 from last week and $.05 higher than one year ago. The national average on Tuesday was $2.37, up $.03 from last week’s price.
A hot-mix asphalt pavement reconstruction project on Iowa 224 between U.S. 6, near Kellogg, and Interstate 80 will require closing the roadway to traffic in both directions beginning at 5 a.m. Tuesday, May 30, until mid-October 2017, weather permitting.
The right lane of westbound Interstate 80/northbound I-29 between the Iowa 192/South Expressway (exit 3) ramps will be closed for repairs beginning at 9 a.m. Wednesday, May 24, until 5 a.m. Thursday, May 25, weather permitting.
Gail Weinholzer, at AAA-Iowa, predicts it’ll be the busiest Memorial Day for travel in more than a decade.
Iowans should be able to start downloading their driver's licenses onto smartphones in about 12 to 18 months, according to the Iowa Department of Transportation.
The Iowa Transportation Commission has unveiled the draft of a new $3.5 billion, five-year plan to guide the development of the state's highway system between 2018 and 2022.
Cedar Rapids and Des Moines officials “misinformed” the court about who bears the cost of removing traffic camera equipment on primary highways and interstates in their cities, according to an order late Wednesday from a Polk County judge.
Polk County Judge Scott D. Rosenberg has rejected a request by the cities of Cedar Rapids, Muscatine and Des Moines to continue issuing tickets from automated traffic cameras during an appeal of an order to remove the cameras, according to a Wednesday ruling.
As of Tuesday, May 16th, the price of regular unleaded gasoline averaged $2.25 across Iowa according to AAA. This is up $.02 from last week and $.07 higher than one year ago. The national average on Tuesday was $2.34, holding steady at last week’s price.