Ottumwa Economic Development Corporation…
is committed to promoting the overall economic health of Ottumwa and Wapello County by expanding and retaining industry, assisting in the development of a quality workforce, and supporting vibrant community improvement projects which will inspire additional growth.
Ottumwans enjoy a robust public transit system, fiber optic broadband, updated roads and bridges, active rail lines, and connections to both state and national highways such as US 34, US 63, IA 149, and the Des Moines to Burlington Expressway; and we’re within an hour’s drive from the Avenue of the Saints (St. Louis to St. Paul corridor).
As home to the likes of Cargill, John Deere, and the Iowa Bioprocessing Center- a 1600 acre, $1.5 billion agricultural complex- our area is an ideal location for growth and prosperity. Feel free to browse the website, and if you have questions, or more interest, give us a call.
November 30, 2015
Ottumwa Economic Development Corporation, Main Street Ottumwa and the Ottumwa Area Chamber of Commerce are please to announce a new effort launched in partnership to evaluate the effectiveness of their current operating structure and to research potential opportunities for alignment and enhancement, Click here for the complete article.
November 24, 2015
It’s Friday afternoon and Andy Morris is keeping an eye on the forecast. Getting back to his family for the weekend gets a lot trickier if the first snowstorm of the year catches him in Ottumwa. Click here for the complete article.