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Message Monday - Show some class, use your signal to pass

Monday, July 17, 2017

A person with "class" is someone who is conscious of other people, and considerate towards them. This person has a high standard of personal behavior. Is that you behind the wheel? Most of us want to believe the best about others, but when you’ve been cut off by a driver who didn’t sign the intention to turn or change lanes, those good thoughts can turn ugly pretty quickly. There’s a reason turn signals are required on every vehicle. It should...

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2017 Iowa Public Transit Photography Contest winners announced

Wednesday, July 19, 2017

AMES, Iowa – July 19, 2017 – The Iowa Department of Transportation’s Office of Public Transit is pleased to announce the winners of the 2017 Iowa Public Transit Photography Contest. Many great photographs were received showcasing public transit across the state. These pictures will be used to further promote taking public transit to get to work, medical appointments, school, or wherever you need to go. All 2017 submissions are available for viewing on the Iowa DOT’s Office of Public Transit...

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