How to answer questions from RAGBRAI® visitors


CRESCO - There was an informational meeting for helpers associated with RAGBRAI® (Register’s Annual Great Bicycle Ride Across Iowa) on Monday. 
Volunteers were given lanyards with a condensed Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) packet attached. 
For anyone who did not attend the meeting, the answers to those questions are listed below. If you don’t feel comfortable answering a question, direct them to a person wearing an orange Pedal to the Paranormal shirt.
Baggage trucks: Main Campground, Fairgrounds
AA Meeting: 7 p.m., Cresco Fitness Center
Day Passes: RAGBRAI® Information and Merchandise Trailers; Downtown and Main Campgrounds
Ice: By Spirits Tent, at Cresco Theatre
Housing, Maps, & Campground Info:  At Info Centers (Featherlite Center and CUSB Bank)
Message Board: Main Campground - Information Center (Featherlite Center)
Campgrounds: Howard County Fairgrounds, High School, Kessel Park, East Park, Evans Park, Vernon Springs
Portable Toilets: Toilets in Campgrounds; N. & S. Park Place (Courthouse), Cresco Theatre; 
RV Dumping Stations: Fairgrounds, Webster Edition, East Park
SAG Wagon Unload: Fairgrounds near Info Center (Featherlite Center)
FIRST AID: Featherlite Center, Howard County Fairgrounds; Tent on Howard County Courthouse Lawn; RHSHC Hospital
FREE WIFI: Cresco Public Library, Super 8 Hotel, Expo Center, Dough & Joe Bakery, Tech Geek, Fairgrounds
EMERGENCY SHELTER LOCATIONS: Herit-age Events Center, Cresco Chamber, Champlin Hall, Cresco Fitness Center, Crestwood Elementary/ Junior High, Crestwood High School, Donaldson, Cresco City Hall, Immanuel Lutheran Church, Notre Dame School, Notre Dame Church, United Methodist Church, RHSHC  Hospital, Ice Skating Rink
Showers: Campgrounds, Fitness Center, high school
Shuttles-starting at 12 noon: 
Express Tram: Red: Express to Fairgrounds/Downtown
Express Tram: Yellow: Express to High School/Downtown
Blue Route: Stops at: Crestwood High School, Cresco Fitness Center, Downtown, Evans Park, East Park
Green Route: Stops at: Fairgrounds, Kessel Park, Downtown
Locksmith: Roger’s Lock & Key, Decorah, 563.382.3374; Dave’s Locksmith, New Hampton, 641.330.4980
Laundromat: Cresco Laundromat, southwest of Fareway
Lost & Found: RAGBRAI® Information Trailer, Downtown & Featherlite Center
Maps: Information Centers (Featherlite Center, CUSB Bank); RAGBRAI® Information & Merchandise Trailer

Cresco Times

Phone: 563-547-3601
Fax: 563-547-4602

Cresco TPD
214 N. Elm Street
Cresco, IA 52136

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