The Iowa Department of Transportation (DOT) is requesting public input for a proposed bridge replacement on U.S. Highway 18, north of Ionia in Chickasaw County.
The DOT’s proposed project involves replacing the existing 62-foot by 36-foot prestressed concrete beam bridge over Winters Lake Overflow with a three-span 120-foot by 44-foot continuous concrete slab bridge. New bridge approaches will be constructed, existing guardrail replaced, and the shoulders will be paved 20-feet beyond the ends of the guardrail.
Construction of the project, about three miles east of Chickasaw County Road T-76, is expected to begin in 2024. Through traffic on U.S. 18 would be detoured using Chickasaw county roads V-14, B-57 and T-76.
Public comments must be received by February 28th to be considered.
More information on submitting feedback is available below
For general information or to make a comment regarding the proposed bridge project, contact Jacob Page, district design engineer, Iowa DOT District 2 Office, 428 43rd St. SW, Mason City, Iowa 50401, phone 641-423-7584 or 800-477-4368, email email@example.com.
Comments must be received by February 28, 2022 to be considered.