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Support Local Eateries and Servers this National Waitstaff Day

Economic Alliance | May 20, 2022

​Whether you're dining out for a weekend brunch or celebrating special occasions with your loved ones, the people who make these… Read More

Alliant Energy, the city of Cedar Rapids and Cedar Rapids Metro Economic Alliance Host Sustainable Economy & Transportation Conference May 24-25

Economic Alliance | May 18, 2022

Alliant Energy, the city of Cedar Rapids and Cedar Rapids Metro Economic Alliance are hosting the Sustainable Economy & Transpor… Read More

Wired for Quality Growth - Timberline Manufacturing Receives Manufacturing 4.0 Grant

Economic Alliance | May 18, 2022

​Employee-owned, quality-focused, future-driven. Timberline Manufacturing prides itself on being hyper-focused on a strong found… Read More

Cedar Rapids Getting Global Attention for Serious Expansions

Economic Alliance | May 16, 2022

​The weather is warming up, flowers are blooming, and there’s a sense of growth in the air as we try to shake off cooler weather… Read More

Volunteer for the Cedar Rapids Downtown Farmers Market

Economic Alliance | May 12, 2022

Have you ever wanted the opportunity to help bring one of Cedar Rapids’ most anticipated annual events to life? Early Saturday m… Read More

Communicating to All Members in Many Ways

Economic Alliance | May 12, 2022

​This edition of the Economic Alliance Report marks the four-year anniversary of a partnership with the Corridor Business Journa… Read More
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Regional Advocacy Efforts Provide Results

Economic Alliance | May 12, 2022

At a press conference in March, Governor Kim Reynolds announced the creation of the Iowa Commercial Aviation Infrastructure Fund… Read More

Young Professionals Connect with Reasons to Stay in ICR Iowa Post-Graduation

Economic Alliance | May 12, 2022

​In March a group of students from Coe College, with interests in political science, economics, accounting, and business adminis… Read More

A Reputation Automated in Excellence - Midwest Metal Products Receives Manufacturing 4.0 Grant

Economic Alliance | May 10, 2022

From a humble start in a small garage in Swisher, to a full-service manufacturing facility in Cedar Rapids, Midwest Metal Produc… Read More

Cinco De Mayo Celebrations: Many Local Options to Choose From!

Economic Alliance | May 05, 2022

​It may not be an official U.S. holiday, but don’t tell that to most people in Eastern Iowa. Cinco de Mayo has grown in populari… Read More

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