The Iowa Department of Transportation will host the Iowa Tribal Summit on Cultural Preservation and Transportation May 31-June 2, 2017, in Tama, Iowa. The goal of this event is to bring together representatives of Native American tribes and nations with transportation officials and preservationists to discuss and develop effective project consultation.
The previous Iowa Tribal Summit on Cultural Preservation and Transportation was held in 2014. For more information about this event and its outcomes, see the 2014 proceedings.
Please see your invitation flyer or the link below to share your ideas on additional topics to include in the agenda. Send them to Brennan Dolan at Brennan.Dolan@iowadot.us or 515-239-1795.
The FHWA and Iowa DOT are offering to provide reimbursement of the lodging for two designated representatives from each tribe/nation. See the invitation flyer mailed to you.
Please let Brennan Dolan know if you need any special dietary accommodations for meals. He can be reached at Brennan.Dolan@iowadot.us or 515-239-1795.
For an invitation or questions about meeting subject matter, contact Brennan Dolan at Brennan.Dolan@iowadot.us or 515-239-1795.
For questions about reimbursement, dietary restrictions, or the website, contact Judy Thomas at firstname.lastname@example.org or 515-294-1866.
and the Sac and Fox Tribe of the Mississippi in Iowa (Meskwaki Nation).
Iowa Tribe of Kansas and Nebraska; Miami Tribe of Oklahoma; Ponca Tribe of Nebraska; Spirit Lake Tribe; Office of the State Archaeologist, The University of Iowa; State Historical Society of Iowa, Iowa Department of Cultural Affairs.