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About Ames

Ames, Iowa is a vibrant city located in the heart of the Midwest. It is home to Iowa State University, one of the leading research institutions in the country. The city has a rich history, dating back to its founding in 1864. Ames was named after Oakes Ames, a prominent politician and railroad executive who played a key role in the development of the transcontinental railroad. The railroad has played a significant role in the city's growth and development, serving as a major transportation hub for freight and passengers.

Today, Ames continues to be an important transportation center, with several major highways passing through the city. Interstate 35, a major north-south highway, connects Ames to cities such as Des Moines, Minneapolis, and Kansas City. Interstate 80, a major east-west highway, provides access to cities like Omaha, Chicago, and New York City. These highways make Ames a strategic location for businesses involved in freight transportation, as it offers easy access to markets across the country.

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