Project Overview

The Iowa Department of Transportation (DOT) and the City of Urbandale are constructing improvements in the I-35 / I-80 / IA141 Interchange Corridor—more simply know as the Urban Loop. New access is creating more opportunity in Urbandale and many business have already started locating or expanding in the Urban Loop. View the projects and investments in the Urban Loop, and learn more about this key metro area below. 

Detailed Project Updates

The City's Engineering department provides a detailed bi-weekly update.

Maps and Videos

Project Map
DOT Infrastructure Renderings
Video Animation (North to Flyover)
Video Animation (West and South)

Urban Loop Media Kit

Urban Loop Rationale (PDF)
What is the Urban Loop? FAQ (PDF)
In-Depth Look at the Urban Loop (PDF)
Loops Illustration Map (PDF)
Urban Loop Quick Guide (PDF)
Urban Loop Style Guide (PDF)
Urban Loop Handout (PDF)

Contact Us

    1. Curtis Brown
      Director of Economic Development

    2. David McKay, P.E.

      Director of Public Works and City Engineer

Are you located in the Urban Loop?

Align your real estate marketing material, business or organization with the nation's most accessible region by incorporating a Located in the Urban Loop enhancement in your website and marketing materials. Simply click below to download the logo and consult the Urban Loop Style Guide for further usage information. View a sample flyer with an Urban Loop enhancement here.

Urban Loop Standard Logo

Urban Loop Black Logo