Overnight Snow Removal Begins Tonight


City of Ottumwa Public Works Crews will be picking up snow piled along the sidewalks in the central business district starting the evening of Tuesday, January 6th, weather permitting.   Hours of snow removal will be 7 PM to 7 AM.

Vehicles must be parked off these streets during the overnight hours of work to facilitate the snow removal.   Temporary no parking zones will be established to facilitate the snow removal.

Once a block has been cleared, parking may return to normal.

The areas to be cleaned are:

Main Street – McLean to Union

Second Street – Jefferson to McLean

Third Street – Market to Washington

Fourth Street – Green to Washington

Market Street – River Drive to Third

South and North Court – Main to Third
Washington Street – Main to Fourth

Marion – Main to Second

Packard – Main to Second

Church Street – Five Corners to overpass.


The public’s cooperation is appreciated and the City regrets any inconvenience caused by the snow removal project.