Related sites

The links provided on this page, which point to pages that are not on the state of Iowa website, are intended to provide persons interested in transportation with a variety of sources for information, as well as different perspectives on transportation issues. The Iowa DOT does not ensure the accuracy of the information contained on the non-Iowa DOT Web pages listed below, nor does the Iowa DOT necessarily agree with the information or opinions provided on those pages.


Federal Aviation Administration (FAA)
Iowa DOT aviation pages (Includes links to non-Iowa DOT sites)

Government (general)

Federal Aviation Administration (FAA)
Federal Highway Administration's listing of state DOT Internet Sites
Federal Railroad Administration (FRA)
State Historical Preservation Office
Surface Transportation Board
U.S. Department of Transportation
U.S. DOT Bureau of Transportation Statistics


Federal Highway Administration (FHWA)
Highway Statistics 2006 - Federal Highway Administration
Manual on Uniform Traffic Control Devices (MUTCD) - Federal Highway Administration

Intelligent transportation systems (ITS)

The Independent Forum for Intelligent Transportation Systems

Motor vehicle

American Association of Motor Vehicle Administrators (AAMVA)
New York DUI


AASHTO Administrative Subcommittee on Public Affairs
American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials (AASHTO)
Associated General Contractors of Iowa
Iowa Asphalt Paving Association
Iowa Concrete Paving Association
Iowa Limestone Producers
Iowa Living Roadway Trust Fund
Iowa Section American Society of Civil Engineers
Keep Iowa Beautiful


National Pipeline Mapping System


Metropolitan planning organizations

Ames Area Metropolitan Planning Organization
Bi-State Regional Commission (BSRC)
Des Moines Area Metropolitan Planning Organization
East Central Intergovernmental Association
Iowa Northland Regional Council of Governments (INRCOG)
Johnson County Council of Governments (JCCOG)
Metropolitan Area Planning Agency (MAPA)
Siouxland Interstate Metropolitan Planning Council

Regional planning affiliations (RPA)

RPA 1 - Upper Explorerland Regional Planning Commission
RPA 2 - North Iowa Area Council of Governments
RPA 3 - Northwest Iowa Planning and Development Commission
RPA 4 - Siouxland Regional Transportation Planning Association (SIMPCO)
RPA 5 - Mid-Iowa Development Association Council of Governments (MIDAS)
RPA 6 - Region 6 Planning Commission
RPA 7 - Iowa Northland Regional Transportation Authority (INRCOG)
RPA 8 - East Central Intergovernmental Association (ECIA)
RPA 9 - Bi-State Regional Commission (BSRC)
RPA 10 - East Central Iowa Council of Governments (ECICOG)
RPA 11 - Central Iowa Regional Transportation Planning Affiliation (CIRTPA)
RPA 12 - Region XII Council of Governments (REGION XII COG)
RPA 13 - Southwest Iowa Planning Council (SWIPCO)
RPA 14 - ATURA Transportation Planning Affiliation (SICOG)
RPA 15 - Area 15 Regional Planning Commission (AREA 15 RPC)
RPA 16 - Southeast Iowa Regional Planning Commission (SEIRPC)
RPA 17 - Chariton Valley Planning and Development (CVPA)
RPA 18 - MAPA Rural Transportation Planning Affiliation (MAPA)


American Association of Railroads
American Short Line and Regional Railroad Association
Federal Railroad Administration (FRA)
Railway Technology


InTrans (Institute for Transportation - Iowa State University)
Clear Roads
Transportation Research Board
Turner-Fairbank Highway Research Center


American Rivers
Inland Rivers, Ports and Terminals Inc.
National Waterways Conference, Inc.
National Weather Service River Watch
Upper Mississippi/Ohio River Systems - Vessels Location
Upper Mississippi, Illinois And Missouri River Association
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers - Mississippi River - Rock Island District
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers - St. Louis District
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers - Mississippi Valley Division


AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety
Hazardous Materials Information
Iowa Comprehensive Highway Safety Plan
Iowa Traffic Control and Safety Association
Operation Lifesaver


Iowa Bicycle Coalition
Iowa Trails


American Public Transit Association
Community Transportation Association of America
Federal Transit Administration
Iowa Public Transit Association

Travel Information

Forecasts, current conditions
Iowa Museum Organization
Iowa weather
Other State's Road Condition Reports
Spaulding Center for Transportation
Weather reports for other states

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