OTTUMWA — Ottumwa Water and Hydro will be closing West Fifth Street between Marion and Washington streets today for street repair and reconstruction. During the construction, residents will not have access to their driveways. Motorists should seek other routes.
In addition, residents should label their trash and recycling containers so they can be returned to them. DC Construction will be performing the repair, which is expected to take two weeks to complete.
Meanwhile, motorists are advised that the south half of the intersection of Hamilton and Osceola streets will be closed to traffic for sewer separation work today. Motorists should seek other routes around the work zone.