July 30, 2013

Proposed U.S. 63 Oskaloosa Bypass Project study area to be discussed Aug. 15

The Oskaloosa Herald

AMES — The Iowa Department of Transportation will hold a public information meeting Thursday, Aug. 15, to discuss the project study area for a proposed U.S. 63 bypass of Oskaloosa.

All interested persons are invited to attend this meeting anytime between 5 and 7 p.m. at the Oskaloosa Middle School, 1704 N. Third St. The meeting will be conducted utilizing an open forum format. Iowa DOT staff will be present to informally discuss the study area. No formal presentation will be made.

The meeting space is accessible for persons with disabilities. However, if you require special accommodations at the meeting, please notify the Iowa DOT contact listed below by Aug. 8.

For general information regarding the proposed improvements or public meeting, contact Jason Huddle, transportation planner, Iowa DOT District 5 Office, 307 W. Briggs, P.O. Box 587, Fairfield, Iowa 52556, telephone (641) 472-4171 or 800-766-4368, email jason.huddle@dot.iowa.gov.

Visit the Iowa DOT’s project-related public involvement event website at http://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.