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ImpactCR Welcomes New Advisory Board Members

Economic Alliance | Dec 16, 2020

​The ImpactCR Board of Advisors welcomed six new members, while saying goodbye to four to close out 2020. The board recently hel… Read More

MedQuarter's Commitment to Community Mental Health

Economic Alliance | Dec 15, 2020

​How often have you heard the phrase ‘COVID fatigue’ in the last couple of weeks? Yes, it’s a thing. As Iowa, and the nation… Read More

Get $50 Back to Participating Establishments and Retailers!

Economic Alliance | Dec 15, 2020

​Recently, Downtown CR Dollars launched to provide stimulus and incentives for shopping locally in downtown Cedar Rapids. Our co… Read More

Regional Priorities in 2021 Focus on Recovery

Economic Alliance | Dec 15, 2020

​As we approach the end of a challenging year and give way to a more promising 2021, our public policy work will remain focused … Read More
Category: Public Policy
Tags : Public Policy

Capital Investment Success During an Unforgettable Year in 2020

Economic Alliance | Dec 15, 2020

​Each year, the Cedar Rapids Metro Economic Alliance highlights the many ongoing and completed economic development projects in … Read More

7 Ways to Get Involved with the Economic Alliance in 2021

Economic Alliance | Dec 15, 2020

​Getting involved with a membership organization that traditionally emphasizes in-person networking and interactions may feel li… Read More

Cedar Rapids Restaurant Week is Back for 2021 With New Exclusive Carry-Out Menus

Economic Alliance | Dec 15, 2020

Mark your calendars for February 20. Cedar Rapids Restaurant Week 2021 is coming up! Unfortunately our kickoff event, Fork & Kni… Read More

Economic Alliance's Annual Meeting Goes Virtual with iBreakthrough

Economic Alliance | Dec 15, 2020

​The Economic Alliance’s Annual Meeting is our signature event where valued member businesses and regional champions come togeth… Read More

Mental Health Becomes Top of Mind for Business

Economic Alliance | Dec 15, 2020

​An unexpected, though not surprising, focus emerged from a discussion with business leaders last month. The Cedar Rapids Me… Read More
Category: Membership
Tags : Membership

Iowa Department of Revenue Releases Updated Sales Tax Guidance

Economic Alliance | Dec 14, 2020

2020 has been a challenging year for nearly everyone, especially for small businesses. In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, man… Read More

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