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Ottumwa Leadership Academy

Ottumwa Leadership Academy is designed for outstanding individuals who desire to sharpen their leadership skills and gain a greater understanding of Ottumwa and Wapello County’s economy and community networks. The Mission of Ottumwa Leadership Academy is to develop effective leaders for the betterment of our community. We want to: Educate, Equip, Encourage & Engage participants in civic and community service and leadership.

Welcome & Connect Service

Moving to a new community can be a very stressful time. There can seem to be more questions than answers. Because of this, we created the Welcome & Connect Service. We are here to guide you through your transition to Ottumwa and help you become a part of our community.

Welcome Fiber

OttumwaFiber deploys dark fiber in Ottumwa, Iowa, creating a high-speed, large bandwidth data infrastructure to support current businesses in addition to acting as a catalyst for future economic development opportunities.