Iowa DOT Traffic Incident Alerts have now ended. Make sure you stay
connected. It’s your choice; there are many ways to receive traffic-related
information, including on your mobile phone or favorite social media site.

Statewide travel information.

Phone – call 511 in Iowa or
800-288-1047 (toll free nationwide)
Website –
Twitter –
Facebook –
iphone or ipad app –
Android device app –
Personalized travel information. Choose the route or region of the state you travel most often.

E-mail or text–Subscribe to 511’s “My Reports” feature and receive an email or text message
when a traffic incident occurs that affects a route(s) you most frequently
travel. You choose the roads, direction of travel and time of the day. To learn
more, visit
Twitter – (select a metro area or county)
Facebook -(select one of five regions of the state)
Mobile web– (select a highway route)