April 22, 2024

Iowa 14 between Monroe and South 60th Avenue will close April 8

Highway T15 across Red Rock Dam beginning Sept. 11 and continuing approximately three weeks

If you drive on Iowa 14 between Monroe and South 60th Avenue in Jasper County you need to be aware of an upcoming road closure that may impact your trip beginning April 8.

While the roadway is closed and material is overlaid on the existing pavement, you will follow a marked detour route around the work zone using Iowa 163, Iowa 117 and I-80.

Changes could be made to detour routes during the construction season. Visit 511ia.org for current detour route information before traveling through this construction zone and pay attention to detour signing and messages boards while driving.

Help keep everyone on the road safer. Drive with caution, obey the posted speed limit and other signs in the work area, and be aware that traffic fines for moving violations are at least double in work zones. As in all work zones, you should stay alert, allow ample space between vehicles, and wear seat belts.

The latest traveler information is available anytime through our 511 system. Visit 511ia.org; call 511 (within Iowa) or 800-288-1047 (nationwide); stay connected with 511 on Facebook or Twitter (find links at https://iowadot.gov/511/511-social-media-sites); or download the free app to your mobile device.

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