COMMISSION ORDER

DIVISION:  Planning & Research

COMMISSION ORDER NUMBER: PR-79-272

SUBMITTED BY:  C. I. MacGillivray

MEETING DATE: 11-2-78

 

DISCUSSION/BACKGROUND:

 

Due to a review of our Primary Road System records, US 59 in Fremont County should be deleted and the new description should be officially included into the Primary Road System.

 

US 59 begins in the southeast corner of Fremont County on the Iowa‑Missouri State Line, travels northerly to the Fremont-Mills County Line approximately 3 miles northeast of Imogene.

 

PROPOSAL/ACTION RECOMMENDATION:

 

Locate US 59 in Fremont County as follows:

 


Beginning on the Iowa‑Missouri State line, at a point approximately 900 feet south of the NW Corner Section 36‑T67N‑R40W; thence north follow­ing substantially the section line of Sections 36, 25, 24, 13, 12, and 1‑T67N‑R40W and Sections 36, 25, 24, 13, and 12‑T68N‑R40W to a point approx­imately 1000 feet north of the SW Corner Section 12‑T68N‑R40W; thence in a northeasterly direction through Section 12‑T68N‑R40W and Section 36-T69N-R40W to a point on the Fremont‑Page County line approximately 600 feet south of the E ¼ Corner Section 36‑T69N‑R40W Fremont County (W ¼ Corner Section 31‑T69N‑R39W, Page County); thence north along the Fremont‑Page County line (see Page County) to a point approximately 1000 feet south of the NE Corner Section 12‑T70N‑R40W, Fremont County, (NW Corner Section 7‑T70N-­R39W Page County); thence in a northwesterly direction through Sections 12 and 1-T70N‑R40W to a point approximately 2000 feet south of the N ¼ Corner Section 1‑T70N‑R40W; thence north following substantially the center section line of Section 1‑T70N‑R40W to the Fremont‑Mills County line near the N ¼ Corner Section 1‑T70N‑R40W, Fremont County (S ¼ Corner Section 36‑T71N‑R40W, Mills County).

 

NOW, THEREFORE: Be it resolved that the Iowa Department of Trans­portation approve the location of US 59 in Fremont County, Iowa.

 

NOTE:  To become effective upon adoption of this resolution.

 

 

 

 

OFFICIAL DESCRIPTION CHANGE

COUNTY:  Fremont

ROUTE:  US 59

APPROVAL DATE: 10-17-39

 

Beginning on the Iowa-Missouri State line, at a point approximately 900 feet south of the NW Corner Section 36‑T67N‑R40W; thence north following substantially the section line to a point approximately 1000 feet north of the SW Corner Section 12‑T68N‑R40W; thence in a northeasterly direction through Section 12‑T68N‑R40W and Section 36‑T69N‑R40W to a point approximately 600 feet south of the E ¼ Corner Section 36‑T69N‑R40W, Fremont County, (W ¼ Corner Section 31‑T69N‑R39W, Page County); thence north along the Fremont‑Page County line to a point approximately 1000 feet south of the NE Corner Section 12‑T70N‑R40W; thence in a northwesterly direction through Section 12 and 1‑T70N‑R40W to a point approximately 2000 feet south of the N ¼ Corner Section 1‑T70N‑R40W; thence north following substantially the quarter line to the Fremont‑Mills County line near the N ¼ Corner Section 1‑T70‑R40, Fremont County (S ¼ Corner Section 36‑T71N‑R40W, Mills County).

 

REVISED:  11-2-78