Ottumwans that have a working refrigerator or freezer that they don’t need anymore could give them away and get some money in the process.
Hometown Rewards (a partnership between the city of Ottumwa and Alliant Energy) is holding the Oldest Fridge Contest. Anyone interested can call 1-866-255-4268. Your refrigerator or freezer will be picked up for free plus you will received $50 on the spot.
Additionally, you’ll be entered into the contest. The oldest refrigerator or freezer will win $500 in Chamber Bucks and each of the next ten runners up will receive $100 in Chamber Bucks.
Pick up dates for this promotion are July 17 and August 5.