Located in northeast Iowa. Established in 1873 

Oelwein Snow Policy reminder

With winter weather upon us your Public Works Department has a quick reminder.

The parking ban goes into effect when there are three or more inches of snow / ice predicted by the National Weather Service, or 3" have already fallen.  

Please take this time now to prepare off-road parking during these events.

For more details, please review the Oelwein Snow Policy.

Sneaky winter hazards

Snow flake We hope you have a safe winter season! Snow flake

History of Oelwein

The town of Oelwein was laid out in a corn field purchased from G.A. Oelwein on the coming of the Burlington, Cedar Rapids and Minnesota Railroad (later called the Rock Island) in 1872. Some years later... Read More

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 (319) 283-5440
 (319) 283-4032
 20 2nd Ave. S.W.