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Personnel updates Nov. 16 – 29, 2018

Monday, December 10, 2018

Information provided by the Office of Employee Services New hires Paul Cornelius, accountant 3, executive officer 3, Vehicle & Motor Carrier Services Lane Ellis, accountant 3, Finance Harris Kopsa, highway technician associate, Grundy Center garage Dalton Tharp, highway technician senior, District 1 materials Christopher Ulrich, right of way agent 1, Right of Way Steven Vaughan, highway technician associate, Hanlontown garage Dylan Vavrik, highway technician associate, Hanlontown garage Promotions Michael Clement, from transportation planner 2 to information technology specialist 5, Research...

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Network issues causing driver's license service issues

Wednesday, December 12, 2018

AMES, Iowa – Dec. 12, 2018 - The Iowa DOT is experiencing unreliability in our network which is impacting our ability to conduct business in some driver's service centers across the state. We suggest that you contact your local service center to see if they have the ability to conduct business. For location information visit The network issues are impacting online renewal as well as our kiosk locations. We are working diligently to restore services and apologize for any...

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Infrastrucuture Condition
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