Public Input Requested for Proposed Culvert Project on Iowa 9 in Worth County

The Iowa Department of Transportation is requesting public input for a proposed replacement of the Iowa 9 bridge over Beaver Creek, 0.5 miles west of Worth County Road S-18.

The project includes replacing the existing 80’ x 30’ steel deck girder bridge with a triple 10’ x 12’ reinforced concrete box culvert.

Construction of the project is expected to begin in 2021.

Through traffic on Iowa 9 would be detoured during construction using Worth County Roads S-14, B-20, and S-18. For more information, see the website listed below.

For general information or to make a comment regarding the proposed bridge project, contact Jacob Page, district design engineer, Iowa DOT District 2 Office, 428 43rd St. SW, Mason City, Iowa 50401, phone 641-423-7584 or 800-477-4368, email

Comments must be received by March 17, 2020, to be considered.

Visit the Iowa DOT’s website regarding public involvement opportunities for projects at For information about scheduled public meetings and hearings, and opportunities to offer input to the Iowa DOT during the development of certain projects visit To submit a comment online about this project, go to