Federal money awarded for roadway beautification

MARION — Marion-based Trees Forever was approved last week for federal money to support Iowa’s Living Roadways project, which uses ve ... »

DOT to replace Washington County bridge deemed functionally obsolete

BRIGHTON — Part of a state highway running through the middle of Washington County will be closed for nine months to replace an outdated bri ... »

18-year-old convicted of manslaughter pleads guilty in sex assault case

CEDAR RAPIDS — An 18-year-old convicted for his part in the murder of 19-year-old Latasha Roundtree in 2012 was back in court Thursday to pl ... »

No rules guide wreckage cleanup along Iowa roadways

IOWA CITY — For the roughly 60,000 drivers a day passing under the Dubuque Street bridge on Interstate 80, it’s hard not to stare and ... »

‘Edgy’ messages spicing up Iowa interstates

DES MOINES — Signs along the interstates in Iowa have gotten a little spicier, but it’s all in the name of saving lives, officials wi ... »

Cedar Rapidians collecting more tickets

CEDAR RAPIDS — More Cedar Rapidians are collecting citations from automated traffic cameras now then when Cedar Rapids first installed speed ... »

Cedar Rapids chase ends with driver’s arrest

CEDAR RAPIDS — A Cedar Rapids man is accused of leading police on a chase early Friday morning.

Public safety spokesman Greg Buelow sa ... »

Public weighs in on how to improve Corridor travel

NORTH LIBERTY — Brady Dorman recently moved from Cedar Rapids, where he works, to Iowa City, where his wife works. So, both are familiar wit ... »

For some, Cedar Rapids traffic cameras’ value still unproven

CEDAR RAPIDS — Cedar Rapids launched Iowa’s most robust automated traffic camera system — and one of the only in the nation on ... »

Cedar Rapids gets Iowa’s first permanent green bike lane

CEDAR RAPIDS — Iowa’s first permanent green bike lane was painted on Thursday in Cedar Rapids.

The city was also the first to t ... »

More plaintiffs join class-action lawsuit over Cedar Rapids traffic cameras

CEDAR RAPIDS — A class-action lawsuit challenging automated traffic cameras in Cedar Rapids has been expanded to include six more plaintiffs ... »

Rough commute? DOT wants to hear about YOUR trip to work

CEDAR RAPIDS — As part of a study examining commuting in a seven-county area in Eastern Iowa, the Iowa Department of Transportation is askin ... »

Cedar Rapids outline possible solutions to non-compliant traffic cameras

CEDAR RAPIDS — Cedar Rapids officials have outlined possible solutions to address automated traffic cameras that don’t comply with st ... »

Driver in fatal Epworth crash charged

EPWORTH — The man whose vehicle struck and killed four teens at a rural road intersection near Epworth last month is now facing a host of ch ... »

Class action suit filed over Cedar Rapids traffic cameras

CEDAR RAPIDS — A class-action lawsuit filed on Tuesday is challenging automated traffic cameras that Cedar Rapids officials say save lives an ... »

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