Second St. Rail Crossing Closed This Week

OTTUMWA-Motorists are advised that Canadian Pacific Railroad crews will be working on the railroad crossing on West Second Street next Wednesday, March 8.  During this maintenance work, Second Street will be closed to traffic at the rail crossing.  With favorable conditions, the work is anticipated to last two days.


Motorists will need to seek alternate routes via Harrows Branch/Summit Street or Caldwell Street/Rutledge Road.   All through truck traffic is encouraged to take Forrest Avenue to the Bypass, then to Business 63.