Driver Appreciation Events at State Scale Facilities

Thanks a Load

Truck driver Iowa

Requests from groups and organizations wanting to show their appreciation to truck drivers by helping deliver free food to truckers can do so by emailing Motor Vehicle Enforcement Bureau, David Lorenzen, or calling 515-250-3372.

These events will be held at state scale facilities for no more than 3 hours. Iowa will not hold events at rest areas.

The following scale facilities are allowing appreciation events for truck drivers.

  • Fremont: I-29 Northbound, Fremont County
  • Salix:  I-29 Southbound, Woodbury County
  • Dallas: I-80 Eastbound, Dallas County
  • Jasper: I-80 Westbound, Jasper County
  • Worth: I-35 Southbound, Worth County
  • Clarke: I-35 Northbound, Clarke County
  • Brandon: I-380 Northbound, Buchannan County
  • Brandon: I-380 Southbound, Buchannan County
  • West Point: U.S. 218 Northbound, Lee County

The use of the scale building is not permitted unless it's an emergency, or approval has been granted from staff on location.