nine-mile, four-lane bypass will be built to carry state Route
60 around the city of Sibley in far northwestern Iowa, The
Quad City Times reported recently.
city is roughly 56 miles east of the intersection of I-29 and
I-90 at Sioux Falls, SD.
plan was approved Sept. 16 by the Iowa Department of Transportation,
the newspaper reported, but construction will wait for federal
funds. Work should start in 2005.
percent of the 4,000 vehicles that use the road daily are expected
to be freight-hauling trucks, The Times said.