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New Member Connections Make All The Difference

Economic Alliance | Nov 18, 2020

The day to day work of running a business can be all-consuming, particularly for those small to mid-sized business owners who we… Read More

20th Anniversary of the Howard Hall Excellence in Business Award

Economic Alliance | Nov 17, 2020

​Since 2000, the Economic Alliance (and legacy organization, the Cedar Rapids Area Chamber of Commerce) has been proud to bestow… Read More

Welcome Jule Day, New Economic Alliance Communications Manager

Economic Alliance | Nov 17, 2020

​The Cedar Rapids Metro Economic Alliance recently announced Jule Day as the organization’s Communications Manager. Day began he… Read More
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Cedar Rapids Bank & Trust Gifts African American Museum of Iowa with Economic Alliance Membership

Economic Alliance | Nov 17, 2020

​As part of a their membership with the Cedar Rapids Metro Economic Alliance, members at the Visionary level and higher receive … Read More
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End of Campaigns Marks New Work to be Done

Economic Alliance | Nov 17, 2020

​Having spent more than a dozen pre-social media years in old-fashioned print journalism, I know the challenges of discussing po… Read More
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Gov. Reynolds Signs New Proclamation Continuing State Public Health Emergency Declaration

Economic Alliance | Nov 17, 2020

Gov. Reynolds recently signed a new Public Health Disaster proclamation that imposes a number of additional public health measur… Read More

Gov. Reynolds signs new proclamation continuing State Public Health Emergency Declaration

Economic Alliance | Nov 10, 2020

Today, Gov. Reynolds signed a new proclamation continuing the Public Health Disaster Emergency for another 30 days. The proclama… Read More

Last Chance to Turn in Rally Cards for Your Rally Cap!

Economic Alliance | Oct 29, 2020

​In early June, the Economic Alliance announced Rally C.A.P. (Champion and Protect), an initiative to champion a local-first min… Read More

Candidate Forums Support Community Education on Federal Candidate Positions

Economic Alliance | Oct 29, 2020

​Candidates for federal office within our metro area spoke directly to Economic Alliance members as a part of our 2020 federal c… Read More

New Large-Capacity Trash Cans and Recycling Receptacles Coming to Downtown

Economic Alliance | Oct 29, 2020

​Downtown Cedar Rapids is set to get rid of unsightly trash mounds in overflowing cans by installing 20 new durable, high-capaci… Read More

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