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    Old DOT video

    Here is an old DOT video explaining the need to build new 30. There is some pretty cool footage driving down Lincolnway through Ames at about the 7 minute mark.
    Relocation Film on Vimeo


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    Re: Old DOT video

    Tip-Top sighting at 6:21.



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    Re: Old DOT video

    I remember that stretch on 30 in campustown. When I first lived in Ames, in 1961, we lived at Lincoln Apts. There were semis cruising by all night, every night. On the plus side, we were right across the street from Clyde Williams Field, so I got an early start on my Cyclone indoctrination!!


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    Re: Old DOT video

    Thanks for sharing that. It is a great find.



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    Re: Old DOT video

    Thats cool stuff, I'd like to see a video of old 30 from Odgen west to Carroll or Denison.


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    Re: Old DOT video

    Really cool video, thanks for sharing.



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    Re: Old DOT video

    Quote Originally Posted by fatkid1974 View Post
    Thats cool stuff, I'd like to see a video of old 30 from Odgen west to Carroll or Denison.
    They're working on the film now for its 4-lane completion to Missouri Valley in 2036




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    Re: Old DOT video

    Quote Originally Posted by theshadow View Post
    Tip-Top sighting at 6:21.
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    Re: Old DOT video

    Quote Originally Posted by Cyclones_R_GR8 View Post
    Here is an old DOT video explaining the need to build new 30. There is some pretty cool footage driving down Lincolnway through Ames at about the 7 minute mark.
    Relocation Film on Vimeo

    very cool.

    Aside from the addition of Minsky's, Nevada looks pretty much the same, these days.


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