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The Time is Now for Immigration Reform

Economic Alliance | Mar 25, 2021

​There are over 3,700 DACA-eligible immigrants living and working in Iowa who’ve only known the U.S. as home. They are an integr… Read More
Category: Public Policy
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2021 Parkway Improvements in the MedQuarter

Economic Alliance | Mar 12, 2021

​For the fourth year in a row, the MedQuarter Regional Medical District plans to continue implementing its Master Parkway Improv… Read More

Buy. Give. Grow. Sharing Stories and Creating Local Impact

Economic Alliance | Mar 12, 2021

​The Buy. Give. Grow. initiative presented by GreenState Credit Union was a shop local initiative encouraging support of our loc… Read More

Child Care Issues and Solutions

Economic Alliance | Mar 12, 2021

​The Women’s Recession; sometimes referred to as the “Shecession” is real. According to the National Women’s Law Center (NWLC), … Read More

We Can Close the Workforce Gap

Economic Alliance | Mar 12, 2021

Despite how it may feel, COVID-19 has not changed everything. For years, workforce challenges have been a top concern for Iowa’s… Read More
Category: Public Policy
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LFS Applications, Scholarships and Youth Project

Economic Alliance | Mar 12, 2021

Looking to deepen your knowledge of the community, get more involved and meet people who are looking to sharpen their leadership… Read More

Preparing Iowa's Manufacturing for the Future

Economic Alliance | Mar 12, 2021

​Businesses from all industries have been impacted by COVID-19 and will need long-term support and innovative solutions to recov… Read More
Category: Public Policy
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Welcoming Urban Dreams to Cedar Rapids

Economic Alliance | Mar 12, 2021

​Inclusive ICR, the regional coalition with a mission of working together to grow diversity and inclusion in the Iowa City-Cedar… Read More

ICR Future Thanks Teachers

Economic Alliance | Mar 12, 2021

​The ICR future coalition launched a social media campaign to “show the love” to school staff throughout the region during the m… Read More

Economic Alliance Wins BEST of Iowa Award

Economic Alliance | Mar 12, 2021

​The 2020 BEST of Iowa report, that is Business Expansion and Strategic Trends (BEST), dug in to identify unique challenges COVI… Read More
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