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Personnel updates for June 15-28, 2018

Monday, July 9, 2018

Information provided by the Office of Employee Services New hires Nicole Bauer, management analyst 3, Information Technology Division Rick Daily, equipment operator senior, Red Oak garage Benjamin Hagert, highway technician associate, Fort Dodge garage Melodi Jack, design technician associate, Design Michael Pillman, transportation planner 1, Systems Planning Nanette White, management analyst 3, Driver and Identification Services Connor Young, highway technician associate, Des Moines garage Promotions Michele Barger, from chemist, Construction & Materials, to geologist, Design John Bartholomew, from transportation engineer...

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Iowa 1 in Mount Vernon to close July 16 for railroad crossing repairs

Friday, July 13, 2018

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa – July 13, 2018 – Repairs to the Union Pacific Railroad crossing at Iowa 1 in Mount Vernon will require closing the roadway to traffic from 8 a.m. Monday, July 16, until 5 p.m. Tuesday, July 17, weather permitting, according to the Iowa Department of Transportation’s District 6 office. During this closure, a marked detour will be in place using U.S. 30 and U.S. 151/Iowa 13. The detour will add approximately 14 miles to the normal travel...

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