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Personnel Updates for Feb. 23 – March 8, 2018

Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Information provided by the Office of Employee Services New hires Joseph Ogden, highway technician, Ames garage John Ticknor, driver’s license clerk senior, Ankeny driver’s service center Jacob Lampe, mechanic, Osceola garage Jean Fernandez, human resources professional 1, Employee Services Matthew Herman, information specialist 1, Contracts Promotions Anthony Ellis, from highway technician associate, Cedar Rapids garage, to highway technician, Newhall garage Chris Litscher, from highway technician associate, Tipton garage, to garage operations assistant, Cedar Rapids garage Ronnie Dykstra, from equipment operator...

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First Street at I-35 in Ankeny to close overnight March 29 and 30 for bridge construction #iatraffic

Friday, March 23, 2018

GRIMES, Iowa – March 23, 2018 – As part of the ongoing reconstruction of the Interstate 35 interchange at First Street in Ankeny, First Street will be closed at I-35 overnight from 12:01 a.m. until 5 a.m. Thursday and Friday, March 29 and 30, weather permitting, according to the Iowa Department of Transportation’s Grimes construction office. The closure is necessary to allow to prepare for setting new bridge beams over First Street. Traffic on First Street will be detoured around...

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