OFFICIAL DESCRIPTION CHANGE

OFFICE: Transportation Data

EFFECTIVE DATE:

ENTERED BY: Cheryl L. Cowie

ENTERED DATE: 7/27/2010

 

Due to the extension of Iowa 163, the official route description in the Primary Roads System should be revised to reflect this change.

 

New Description Iowa 163 and its extensions in Des Moines County described as follows:

 

Beginning on the Des Moines-Henry County line traversing along US 34 at a point approximately 3200 feet south of the NW Corner Section 31-T71N-R4W, Des Moines County (NE Corner Section 36-T71N-R5W, Henry County); thence in a southeasterly and southerly direction through Section 31-T71N-R4W and Sections 6, 5, 8, 9, 16, 21, and 28-T70N-R4W to a point near the Center of said Section 28; thence easterly through Sections 28 and 27-T70N-R4W to a point near the W Corner Section 26-T70N-R4W; thence southeasterly, easterly, and northeasterly through Sections 26 and 25-T70N-R4W to the west corporation line of Middletown connecting with an unnamed street (approximately 780 feet south of the Center of said Section 25).

 

Middletown:

 

Beginning on the west corporation line connecting with an unnamed street; thence easterly on said unnamed street to the east corporation line connecting (approximately 492 feet south of the E Corner Section 25-T70N-R4W).

 

Beginning again on the east corporation line of the City of Middletown connecting with an unnamed street; thence easterly and northeasterly through Sections 30 and 29-T70N-R3W to a point near the W Corner of Section 28-T70N-R3W; thence easterly to the E Corner of said Section 28; thence southeasterly through Section 27-T70N-R3W to the north corporation line of West Burlington (approximately 453 feet south and 1128 feet east of the W Corner of said Section 27) connecting with an unnamed street.

 

West Burlington:

 

Beginning on the north corporation line connecting with an unnamed street; thence in an southeasterly and easterly direction to the east corporation line (west corporation line of the City of Burlington) (approximately 1915 feet east of the Center of Section 36-T70N-R3W) connecting with an unnamed street.

 

Burlington:

 

Beginning on the west corporation line (east corporation line of the City of West Burlington) connecting with an unnamed street; thence in an easterly and southeasterly direction to the east corporation line (Iowa-Illinois State line) connecting with an unnamed street (approximately 178 feet north and 3099 feet east of the SE Corner Section 33-T70N-R2W).