Barack Obama has made hundreds of stops in Iowa over the past two years. But apparently, not all Iowans know everything about him just yet. Notice anything not quite right about this notice from the city of Des Moines warning drivers of street closures because of Obama's rally Friday?
Roadway Information Report
City of Des Moines
Office of Traffic and Transportation
Phone: (515) 283-4973
Date: Wednesday, October 29, 2008
NOTICE OF STREET CLOSING
12th Street will be closed from Locust Street to Grand Avenue at 7:00 a.m. on Thursday, October 30, 2008 to approximately 2:00 p.m. on Friday, October 31, 2008.
The North bound lane of 13th Street will be closed from Locust Street to Grand Avenue at 7:00 a.m. on Thursday, October 30, 2008 to 2:00 p.m. on Friday, October 31, 2008 with both lanes closing at 7:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m. on October 31, 2008.
This closure is in preparation for the Barrack Obama Rally to be held Friday, October 31, 2008.
Local traffic will be accommodated as much as possible for the area businesses. Motorists are urged to use caution when driving in this area, and to obey all warning signs.
If there are questions, contact Traffic and Transportation, City of Des Moines, at 283-4973.
B-A-R-A-C-K will be here Friday at 11:30a.m.