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Week of August 19 fuel and energy price update

8/21/2019

As of Tuesday, August 20, the price of regular unleaded gasoline averaged $2.47 across Iowa according to AAA. This is $.02 lower than last week and $.15 lower than one year ago. The national average on Tuesday was $2.60, $.04 lower than last week’s price.

Bridge closure on Iowa 1 in Washington County begins September 3

8/21/2019

Replacement of the Iowa 1 bridge over Camp Creek in Washington County, nearly 3 miles south of Iowa 22, will require closing the road to traffic, beginning at 7 a.m. Tuesday, September 3.

Secondary Road Fund Distribution Committee will meet in Des Moines on August 22

8/20/2019

The Secondary Road Fund Distribution Committee (SRFDC) will meet at 7 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 22, 2019, at the Veterans Memorial Community Choice Credit Union Convention Center.

U.S. 65/Federal Avenue to close at Iowa 122 in Mason City on August 26

8/20/2019

Work to install new pavement and sidewalks for the Iowa 122 reconstruction project in Mason City will require closing U.S. 65/Federal Avenue at Iowa 122 between Fifth and Sixth streets beginning at 9 a.m. Monday, Aug. 26, until mid-October, weather permitting.

DOT offices closed over Labor Day weekend

8/19/2019

All Iowa Department of Transportation business locations will be closed Monday, Sept. 2 for the Labor Day holiday.

Iowa 14 north of Grundy Center to close August 26 for culvert replacement

8/19/2019

A culvert replacement project on Iowa 14 north of Grundy Center requires closing the roadway to traffic between Iowa 175 and U.S. 20, from 8 a.m. Monday, August 26, until Friday, October 18, weather permitting.

Plymouth County Road C-70 at U.S. 75 near Hinton to close Aug. 26

8/19/2019

A pavement replacement project on U.S. 75 requires closing Plymouth County Road C-70 to traffic from 7 a.m. Monday, Aug. 26, until 6 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 7, weather permitting.

Overnight closures on I-29 at Hamilton Boulevard in Sioux City begin Friday, Aug. 16

8/16/2019

A bridge replacement project on Interstate 29 at Hamilton Boulevard in Sioux City requires closing Hamilton Boulevard and a lane on southbound I-29 at 6 p.m. Friday, Aug. 16, until 7 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 17, weather permitting.

Iowa 175 west of Morrison is now open to traffic

8/16/2019

The new Iowa 175 bridge on the west side of Morrison is now open to traffic between Grundy County Road T-47, between Grundy Center and Morrison, and Grundy County Road T-53, in Morrison.

Week of August 12 fuel and energy price update

8/16/2019

As of Tuesday, August 13, the price of regular unleaded gasoline averaged $2.49 across Iowa according to AAA. This is $.06 lower than last week and $.23 lower than one year ago. The national average on Tuesday was $2.64, $.05 lower than last week’s price.

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