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2015 Corridor Management Plan for the Iowa Great River Road


The 2015 Corridor Management Plan (CMP) can help stakeholders and partners along the 341-mile-long corridor more effectively work together and join forces on related projects. Key documents and the supporting materials library are available below.

    The plan:
  • Proves the byway’s economic power and life-enriching benefits.
  • Catalogs scores of amazing places and experiences.
  • Captures stakeholders’ collaborative ideas for development and growth.
  • Maps short- and long-term implementation strategies.
  • Challenges groups and individuals to identify and act on Great River Road opportunities.



CMP supporting materials library


Publication Title Category
Allamakee County map set Allamakee County map set A — Designated route update
Clayton County map set Clayton County map set A — Designated route update
Clinton County map set Clinton County map set A — Designated route update
Des Moines County map set Des Moines County map set A — Designated route update
Dubuque County map set Dubuque County map set A — Designated route update
Jackson County map set Jackson County map set A — Designated route update
Lee County map set Lee County map set A — Designated route update
Louisa County map set Louisa County map set A — Designated route update
Muscatine County map set Muscatine County map set A — Designated route update
Scott County map set Scott County map set A — Designated route update
Intrinsic resource report Iowa Mississippi River Parkway Commission Summary Report of Representative Intrinsic Qualities and Resources, Tabulations and Map Sets B — Intrinsic resource report
Allamakee County map set Allamakee County map set B — Intrinsic resource report
Clayton County map set Clayton County map set B — Intrinsic resource report
Clinton County map set Clinton County map set B — Intrinsic resource report
Des Moines County map set Des Moines County map set B — Intrinsic resource report
Dubuque County map set Dubuque County map set B — Intrinsic resource report
Jackson County map set Jackson County map set B — Intrinsic resource report
Lee County map set Lee County map set B — Intrinsic resource report
Louisa County map set Louisa County map set B — Intrinsic resource report
Muscatine County map set Muscatine County map set B — Intrinsic resource report
Scott County map set Scott County map set B — Intrinsic resource report
Condition of the road report Condition of the Road Report C — Condition of road report
Traffic safety report Iowa Great River Road Route Traffic Data and Safety Report D — Traffic safety report
Resource document library Iowa Great River Road Resource Document Library E — Document library
Spring 2012 stakeholder meeting Report of Spring 2012 Stakeholder Meetings F — Stakeholder meetings report
Spring 2014 stakeholder meeting Report of Spring 2014 Stakeholder Meetings F — Stakeholder meetings report
Visitor survey report 2013 Iowa Great River Road Visitor Survey Report G — Visitor survey
Visitor survey summary 2013 Iowa Great River Road Visitor Survey Summary G — Visitor survey
Visitor survey instrument 2013 Iowa Great River Road Visitor Survey Instrument G — Visitor survey
Resident survey report 2013 Iowa Great River Road Resident Survey Report H — Resident survey
Resident survey summary 2013 Iowa Great River Road Resident Survey Summary H — Resident survey
Resident survey instrument 2013 Iowa Great River Road Resident Survey Instrument H — Resident survey
Core management directions report Core Management Directions, Actions and Financial Considerations K — Core management directions
Interpretive plan and tool kit Great River Road Interpretive Plan and Tool Kit L — Interpretive plan
Interpretive plan and tool kit Summary of June 2015 Corridor Management Plan Rollout and Orientation Meetings U — Rollout Report



The opinions, findings, and conclusions expressed in this publication are those of the author and not necessarily those of the Iowa Department of Transportation or of the Federal Highway Administration. The document was prepared with financial support provided by the Federal Highway Administration with a National Scenic Byways Program Grant as well as financial and in-kind assistance provided by the Iowa Mississippi River Parkway Commission.

For more information about the Iowa DOT's Iowa Byways program, contact:

Mary Stahlhut
Iowa Byways Program Manager
515-239-1369
mary.stahlhut@iowadot.us