Ottumwa issues holiday notices
OTTUMWA, Iowa —
The City of Ottumwa wants to remind you of its office closings this New Year’s holiday.
The city's business offices at city hall will be closed Monday, Jan. 1.
Also observing the new year holiday this year include, Ottumwa Public Works on Gateway Drive, Ottumwa Transit, the Ottumwa Public Library and the Ottumwa Police Department records desk.
Ottumwa Water and Hydro will be closed on New Year’s Day and Tuesday.
The Ottumwa Landfill and Recycling Center will also be closed Monday, however, it will be open on Dec. 30 during normal Saturday hours from 7 a.m. to noon.
Those in Ottumwa wishing to dispose of live Christmas trees after the new year can do so by leaving them on the curb on select days next month.
Do not bag old Christmas trees, and remove all tinsel and decorations.
Trees taller than six feet should be cut in half.
Christmas trees are considered to be bulky items, and will only be collected certain times each week.
See a list of collection days below:
•Jan. 4 (both north and south on Thursday due to New Year Holiday)
•Jan. 9 (south side) Jan. 11 (north side)
•Jan. 18 (both north and south on Thursday due to MLK Holiday)
•Jan. 23 (south side) Jan. 25 (north side)
•Jan. 30 (south side)