Iowa DOT News Release

Iowa DOT’s driver’s license station in Ottumwa to move this weekend

Posted on: August 20, 2014

ANKENY, Iowa – Aug. 20, 2014 –  The Iowa Department of Transportation’s driver’s license station at 2830 N. Court Road in Ottumwa will close at 1 p.m. Friday, Aug. 22, to allow staff to move equipment to the station’s new location across the street at 2849 N. Court Road.

The driver’s license station will remain closed on Saturday, Aug. 23, and is normally closed on Sunday and Monday. The station will reopen in the new location at 8:30 a.m. Tuesday, Aug. 26.

Many people can skip the trip altogether and renew a driver’s license or request records online at Area residents can also obtain services at any issuance site throughout the state. To find the location and hours of other driver’s license issuance sites in the area, go to

Thank you for your patience while we work to move into a location better suited to serve the citizens of Wapello County.


Contact: Kim Snook at 515-237-3253 or


Iowa highway in the evening