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Iowa Bulk Transmission Land Access(3-IA)

In Iowa, a bulk transmission developer may need to obtain a State Land Right-of-Way Permit from the Iowa Department of Natural Resources in order to place transmission lines or other structures on state-owned land. A State Land Right-of-Way Permit can come in the form of a State Land Lease or State Land Easement. Leases and Easements are issued by the Iowa Executive Council, and are subject to the rules laid out in I.C. § 461A and I.A.C. § 571.13. Developers may also need to obtain a Utility Permit from Iowa Department of Transportation to construct utility lines in a state highway right-of-way. I.C. § 318.8.

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