The Iowa Local Technical Assistance Program (Iowa LTAP) is dedicated to providing technical and management assistance to Iowa's local governments through a variety of programs and resources.


Public Employees Leadership Institute

The Public Employees Leadership Institute is designed to create better leaders and supervisors for public agencies. On-demand training modules are available through the Iowa State University Extension program.

Technology News

Iowa LTAP's quarterly newsletter Technology News is an important venue for exchanging transportation-related information with local agencies. Subscriptions are free. To subscribe, complete this online form.

Stan Ring Memorial Library

The Stan Ring Memorial Library carries over 2,000 transportation training materials in a variety of formats that users may order online.

Safety Circuit Rider

Iowa's award-winning Safety Circuit Rider program presents transportation safety-related workshops and offers suggestions for improving roadway safety.

Local Roads Safety Liaison

The Local Roads Safety Liaison provides consultation and training on crash-data tools and demonstrates state-of-the-art techniques for making data-based safety improvements.

Iowa DOT Winter Operations Training Series
from IOWA DOT, Nov 2014

Iowa DOT Winter Operations Training Series

Low-Cost Solutions and Ideas
from National LTAP, Feb 2013

Throughout the United States there are competitions related to innovative ideas to solve everyday local ...

Snow Removal at Extreme Temperatures
from Clear Roads, Mar 2013

This resource addresses snow and ice removal at temperatures below 10 degrees Fahrenheit.