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Workforce: The Great Reshuffle

Economic Alliance | Dec 16, 2021

​In a noisy digital world, it’s easy to get caught up in headlines and begin noticing common themes when scrolling through our f… Read More

Let's Get Down to Business Program Series Launches January 13

Economic Alliance | Dec 16, 2021

The Economic Alliance is excited to announce a new Business Support Program series launching in 2022, entitled “Let’s Get Down t… Read More

A Year of Red Ribbons and Celebrations!

Economic Alliance | Dec 16, 2021

​The Economic Alliance is honored to participate and celebrate our members with ribbon cutting and groundbreaking ceremonies. I… Read More

A New Look for the Economic Alliance Report in 2022

Economic Alliance | Nov 23, 2021

The Economic Alliance Report is moving to a new format! Beginning January 2022, look for our 8-page publication delivered within… Read More
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Manufacturing 4.0: New Grants Available for Process Innovation and Modernization

Economic Alliance | Nov 23, 2021

​The State of Iowa is now offering additional grants to help manufacturers prepare for the future. The grants are part of Iowa’s… Read More

A Major Capital Investment and Hundreds of New Jobs Headed to Williamsburg

Economic Alliance | Nov 23, 2021

​Williamsburg Manufacturing, which produces numerous high quality vehicle components, is adding a new product line and making a … Read More

$1.5M in State Money Awarded to Cedar Rapids Downtown Housing Projects

Economic Alliance | Nov 23, 2021

​Two downtown housing projects received a major funding boost from the State of Iowa when the Iowa Economic Development Authorit… Read More

Growing a Strong Workforce Foundation: Public Policy Preparations for 2022

Economic Alliance | Nov 23, 2021

​As many of our members know, the Economic Alliance has been working over the summer and through the fall to gather information,… Read More

$20M Community Betterment Project Breaks Ground in Cedar Rapids

Economic Alliance | Nov 23, 2021

Work has officially begun on a community project that many believe will spur economic development in downtown Cedar Rapids. The … Read More

Buy. Give. Grow. - Think Local This Holiday Season

Economic Alliance | Nov 23, 2021

As another year begins to wrap up, the Economic Alliance’s holiday buy local initiative is just getting started. Buy. Give. Grow… Read More

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