The city of Ottumwa announced traffic on the Jefferson Street Bridge will be slowed for the next two weeks.
Starting Monday, June 13, MidAmerican Energy will be closing the Jefferson Street Bridge for gas line maintenance. This will be a moving operation as the crew works their way across the bridge.
The bridge will close at 9:00 A.M. and reopen at 4:00 P.M. every day for a two-week duration. Motorists are advised to seek alternate routes. If it is necessary to enter the construction area, please obey traffic control signage and follow the flaggers’ directions.