Planners oppose travel center rezoning | News, Sports, Jobs

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Donna Faith, front, voices her concern about traffic safety near a proposed travel center at the intersection of U.S. Highway 20 and Poplar Avenue. Faith lives near the proposed center. She shared her concerns during the Webster County Planning and Zoning meeting Tuesday night. Tony Gustafson, district 1 engineer for the Iowa Department of Transportation, and Cody Forch, transportation team leader for McClure Engineering, look on at right.

A plan to create a travel center east of Fort Dodge near U.S. Highway 20 hit an obstacle Tuesday evening when a county government panel voted against … Read more