The city of Ottumwa announced the return of an annual event that has residents drop off their unwanted bulk items.
The city and Bridge City Sanitation will hold Citywide Drop-Off Day on Saturday, April 23rd from 7:00 to 11:00 AM at the Hydro parking lot.
On that day, Ottumwa residents can complete their spring cleaning by disposing of residential bulk items and solid waste for free. Individuals should bring their items to the Hydro Parking Lot where they will be directed to dump their waste. Bridge City Sanitation will load the waste and haul everything to the Ottumwa/Wapello County Landfill.
Construction debris, hazardous material, tires, recyclables, yard waste, and commercial waste will not be accepted. Anyone participating in this event should be prepared to show a driver’s license with a City of Ottumwa address.