COMMISSION ORDER

DIVISION: Planning & Research

COMMISSION ORDER NUMBER: PR-79-272

SUBMITTED BY: C.I. MacGillivray

MEETING DATE: 11-2-78

 

TITLE: Iowa 98, Van Buren County, Iowa

 

DISCUSSION/BACKGROUND:

 

Iowa 98 begins in the unincorporated town of Leando approximately 3 miles south and 7 miles west of Birmingham, and travels generally northwesterly, northeasterly, and northerly approximately 2 miles to Iowa 16.

 

Due to a review of our Primary Road System Records Iowa 98 in Van Buren County should be deleted and the new description added should be officially included into the Primary System.

 

PROPOSAL/ACTION RECOMMENDATION:

 

 

It is recommended that the old description of Iowa 98 in Van Buren County be deleted and the new description, as referred in the attached detailed description, be included in the Primary Road System effective upon the adoption of this resolution.

 

Locate Iowa 98 in Van Buren County as follows:

 

Beginning on an unnamed street at Clay Street in the unincorporated Town of Leando in the SE Section 26‑T70N‑R11W, thence westerly, northerly and northeasterly through Sections 26 and 23‑T70N‑R11W to a point approximately 1400 feet north of the SE Corner Section 23-T70N‑R11W; thence northerly following substantially the section line of Section 24‑T70N-R11W to a point near the NW Corner said Section 24 (junction Iowa 16).

 

 

 

 

OFFICIAL DESCRIPTION CHANGE

COUNTY: Van Buren

ROUTE: Iowa 98

APPROVAL DATE: 7-9-47

 

Beginning on Main Street at the easterly line of Clay Street in the unincorporated town of Leando; thence westerly along Main Street approximately 975 feet to Jefferson Street; thence northerly on Jefferson Street one block to the southerly end of the Des Moines River bridge; thence northeasterly across the Des Moines River bridge approximately 700 feet to the unincorporated village of Douds at Front and Main Streets; thence northeasterly through Douds on Main Street to a point approximately 916 feet north of the SE Corner Section 23-T70N‑R11W; thence north following substantially the section line to the NW Corner Section 24‑T70N‑R11W intersecting Iowa 16.