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 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.

Temporary Traffic Control Handbook
from SUDAS, Jan 2016

Temporary Traffic Control Handbook, 2016

Gravel Roads Construction and Maintenance
from FHWA, Aug 2015

This manual is mainly designed for the benefit of local agency officials, managers, and grader operators ...

Unsignalized Intersection Improvement Guide
from ITE, Nov 2015

This Unsignalized Intersection Improvement Guide (UIIG) has been developed to assist practitioners at ...