The Iowa Department of Transportation will hold a public information meeting Thursday, March 7, to discuss the proposed planning study of U.S. 30 from the Interstate 35 interchange near Ames, east to 11thStreet in Nevada.
This meeting will also provide information and discussion on a proposed inlay project on eastbound U.S. 30 from east of the I-35 interchange near Ames to just west of Nevada. This project is expected to be completed in the 2013 construction season.
The public is invited to attend the meeting anytime between 5 and 6:30 p.m. at the Crossroads Baptist Church, 57011 U.S. 30 in Ames.
Several preliminary conceptual layouts of potential interchange locations will be shown at the meeting.
This public information meeting will be conducted utilizing an open forum format. Iowa DOT staff will be present to informally discuss the proposed alternatives. No formal presentation will be made.
For general information regarding the proposed improvement or public meeting, contact Tony Gustafson, assistant district engineer, Iowa DOT District 1 Office, 1020 S. Fourth St., Ames, Iowa 50010, telephone 515-239-1635 or 800-899-0623, email:
Visit the Iowa DOT's project-related public involvement event website at:
www.iowadot.gov/pim for information about scheduled public meetings and hearings, and opportunities to offer input to the Iowa DOT during the development of certain projects.