Iowa State Patrol To Hold Special Enforcement Campaign In Lakes Area Over 4th Of July Holiday Period

Thu 6-23-2016 []

(Spirit Lake)-- The Iowa State Patrol will have additional troopers on the roads in the Iowa Great Lakes during the upcoming 4th of July holiday period. Trooper Vince Kurtz, a State Patrol Public Resource Officer for Post 5 out of Spencer says there's a good reason behind the increased enforcement...State Patrol Enforcement 

In addition to the Highway 71 corridor through the lakes, you can expect to see additional troopers on feeder roads in and out of the lakes, including Dickinson County Road A-34 and Iowa Highways 9 and 86.

The operation has been dubbed "Safety First, Then The Fourth".

Kurtz says it will begin July 1st.