DOT COMMISSION: Boswell Receives Appointment

Posted on: 2:58 pm, January 29, 2014, by


Gov. Terry Branstad has appointed former congressman Leonard Boswell to the Iowa Department of Transportation Commission.

Boswell takes the seat of Tom Rielly, who resigned because of a business-related conflict of interest. Boswell will fulfill the remainder of Rielly’s term, which ends in 2017.

The seven-member commission develops transportation policies and identifies transportation needs.

Boswell’s appointment takes effect immediately.