Located in northeast Iowa. Established in 1873 

Road Closures

Due to frost softening the roads in some areas the following roads have been closed

     300 Block of 8th Street NE - Closed to Traffic
     400 Block of 9th Street NE - One Lane Only
     700 Block of 2nd Street NW - One Lane Only

To report an area of concern please call (319) 283-1197.

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

Contact Us

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