Ware will go in front of the City Council at its work session Monday, where she hopes to gain approval to open up bids for contracting for the indoor area. The council will then choose the lowest bid at its first meeting in June.
"From there we would be able to start construction, depending on who the contractor is," she said. "Hopefully everyone's ready to have fun this summer. We would love to have a celebrity night and get Ottumwa-grown people to come back. It will be a fun space where, if you're looking for somewhere to go on a Friday night, you can come hang out in a family-friendly space."