Intersection of Penn and Jeff Opening


November 19, 2014  – Ottumwa, Iowa –  The City of Ottumwa will be opening the intersection of Pennsylvania Avenue and Jefferson Street to regular traffic on Thursday, November 20.     There will a temporary four-way stop at the intersection.  Motorists should be aware of the change and watch for the flashing red light.

Workers will continue be in the area.    Painted turning lanes and full traffic signals will be installed as scheduling and conditions permit.   Work on Phase 2 and 3 of the $2.4 million project will begin in the spring.