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Message Monday - I couldn't fasten my seat belt. Then it clicked

Monday, June 18, 2018

Here’s to all the dads out there who think they are very punny, and to the families who love them. Enjoy a few of our favorite transportation-related bad dad jokes. Why do chicken coops only have two doors? Because if they had four, they would be chicken sedans! I had a dream last night that I was a muffler. I woke up exhausted! Why couldn't the bike stand up by itself? It was two tired. What's the difference between a...

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Road closure on Iowa 78 near Winfield in Henry County begins July 9

Wednesday, June 20, 2018

MOUNT PLEASANT, Iowa – June 20, 2018 – Road construction work on Iowa 78 between Penn Avenue and Quaker Avenue near Winfield will require closing the roadway and bridge to traffic beginning at 7 a.m. Monday, July 9, until the second week of August, weather permitting, according to the Iowa Department of Transportation’s Mount Pleasant construction office. During this project, motorists will be directed around the work zone using one of the following signed detour routes (see map). Motorists traveling...

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