Anti-expansion campaign continues: Registered voters receive mailing from citizens’ group
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This came in your mail today, if you are a Sioux Center resident and a voter. Here’s a PDF version if you need to print some extras. “You are going to see more crashes, and more severe crashes. Bottom line? You’re going to see more blood on the pavement if you convert Highway 75 to […]
The following information was provided to Sioux Center Citizens for Responsible Growth by Tom Welch, an internationally recognized safety expert who was the head safety engineer of the Iowa DOT and the project manager on the nationally acclaimed “road diet” for Sioux Center, when Sioux Center reduced Main Street from 4 lanes to 3, reducing […]
The following article by Tom McDonald, “Safety Circuit Rider,” recounts the success of the Main Street/Highway 75 lane reduction back in 1999-2000 when this article was written. THE CITY of Sioux Center received the Iowa Traffic Control and Safety Association’s (ITCSA) first Annual Achievement in Transportation Safety Award for a local improvement of significant importance in highway safety.