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The neighborhood surround The Madison has so much to offer! There are great shopping spots in West Ames, and areas to enjoy the beauty of nature like the Carroll Marty Disc Golf Course or take the CyRide bus which will take you over to West Town Pub, or seeing the butterflies in Reiman gardens (Open Every day). There is no better place to live than The Madison.

4912 Mortensen Rd.
Ames, IA 50014
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There are many options for transportation in the area. Located conveniently right in front of The Madison Clubhouse is a CyRide bus stop. In just a few minutes, CyRide can take you to the heart of Ames. In just minutes you can find yourself in the middle of Welch Ave or downtown Ames surrounded by entertainment, food, and shopping centers. For residents with vehicles, the highway 30 entrance is less than 1 mile away, making it extremely convenient to get to Iowa State University or Des Moines Community College in Ankeny or Boone!

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Seven Tips for Adjusting Your Study Habits During COVID-19

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Finals Study Tips during Quarantine

With finals around the corner and all that is going on around us, finding the concentration to study can be difficult. We have put together a list of study strategies to help you find your focus. ...

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