The new draft five-year transportation improvement plan by the Iowa Department of Transportation has funding to complete one major area project and continue another.
D-O-T spokesman Stuart Anderson says Three-point-four billion dollars of the program goes for the state roadways and includes a lot of ongoing work on the interstates.
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The plan presented to the Iowa Transportation Commission includes the final stage of four-laning U.S. Highway 20:
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Anderson says part of the funding comes form the gas tax increase implemented in March of 2015.
The Iowa Transportation Commission will take a vote on the program on June 12th.