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    ISU plates FYI

    If you hadn't heard already, ISU license plates are now available with the new logo. If you're like me, and you want to rid your vehicle of the last remnant of the old logo, you can apply for replacement/duplicate plates through your county treasurer for a small fee. It cost me $5 to replace my old logo plates in Polk Co.

    I think this is typically done if your plates are damaged or stolen, but I was allowed to do this simply for a logo upgrade.



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    Re: ISU plates FYI

    What does it cost a year to get ISU plates?



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    Re: ISU plates FYI

    I thought it was something like $35 up front and $10 extra annually for those plates, but I don't have them.



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    Re: ISU plates FYI

    Quote Originally Posted by psychlone99 View Post
    If you hadn't heard already, ISU license plates are now available with the new logo. If you're like me, and you want to rid your vehicle of the last remnant of the old logo, you can apply for replacement/duplicate plates through your county treasurer for a small fee. It cost me $5 to replace my old logo plates in Polk Co.

    I think this is typically done if your plates are damaged or stolen, but I was allowed to do this simply for a logo upgrade.
    Hey, I'm also in Polk county, did you just go in or call?


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    Re: ISU plates FYI

    Excellent timing. I was just think how great ISU plates would look on my red car. The blue and white looks like crap.



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    Re: ISU plates FYI

    Quote Originally Posted by 2forISU View Post
    What does it cost a year to get ISU plates?
    $50 up front, half goes to the University. The annual fee is $5.



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    Re: ISU plates FYI

    Quote Originally Posted by egami View Post
    When I didn't see mine on there, I saw the link was from September 2006.


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    Re: ISU plates FYI

    Quote Originally Posted by CycoCyclone View Post
    Hey, I'm also in Polk county, did you just go in or call?
    Call or e-mail to request an application from the county treasurer. When your plates are in, you'll have to pick them up and turn in your old ones. Bring your registration with you because they'll have to give you new stickers.



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    Re: ISU plates FYI

    Quote Originally Posted by CycoCyclone View Post
    When I didn't see mine on there, I saw the link was from September 2006.
    Yeah a bit dated...I know they have a database for searching personalized plates in general, is your plate in it?

    License Plate Database | The Des Moines Register



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    Re: ISU plates FYI

    Quote Originally Posted by egami View Post
    Yeah a bit dated...I know they have a database for searching personalized plates in general, is your plate in it?

    License Plate Database | The Des Moines Register
    Good find, I'm in there!


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    Re: ISU plates FYI

    Quote Originally Posted by CycoCyclone View Post
    Good find, I'm in there!
    I think they pull updates to that database on occasion from the DOT. Too bad they also didn't update the school-specific lists...I kind of would like perusing them by school.

    And for those that may not know...yes, you CAN get an Upper Iowa Peacocks plate, I kid you not...and I've actually seen one first hand occasionally floating through Pleasant Hill.



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    Re: ISU plates FYI

    Anyone have a picture? They should make them all red with gold letters.



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    Re: ISU plates FYI

    Quote Originally Posted by 2forISU View Post
    Anyone have a picture? They should make them all red with gold letters.
    Believe this is the updated one

    http://www.iowadot.gov/Mvd/ovs/plates/cyclones.gif




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    Re: ISU plates FYI

    Agree, A cardinal plate with gold numbers would be sharp.



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