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December 4 Event will Share Impact of Immigrants in Our Community and a Plan to Welcome and Engage Immigrants

Nov 25, 2019

​The City of Cedar Rapids, in partnership with the Cedar Rapids Metro Economic Alliance, invites the public to an event focused … Read More

New Competition Races into Downtown Cedar Rapids Next Year

Nov 22, 2019

​They say opportunity knocks softly. A new competition in 2020 is opportunity knocking, and it’s anything but soft. Race for the… Read More

Cedar Rapids Bike Share Program Seasonal Closure

Nov 19, 2019

​Wondering what happens to the Cedar Rapids bike share bikes and scooters now that cold weather has arrived? The Cedar Rapids bi… Read More

Three Cedar Rapids Projects Awarded Brownfield/Grayfield Redevelopment Tax Credits

Nov 07, 2019

The Brownfield/Grayfield redevelopment tax credit, awarded by the Iowa Economic Development Authority, offers sites the ability … Read More

​New Data Shows Cedar Rapids’ Immigrants Accounted for Nearly Half of the County’s Total Population Growth Between 2012 and 2017

Oct 30, 2019

Immigrants accounted for 47.1 percent of total population growth in Cedar Rapids between 2012 and 2017, according to new researc… Read More

Home Base Iowa Community Designation for Linn County and Cedar Rapids

Oct 30, 2019

Linn County and Cedar Rapids were recently named as the newest communities in our state to receive the Home Base Iowa designatio… Read More

Now Booking 2020 BizMix Hosts

Oct 29, 2019

​We’re booking hosts for 2020 BizMixes now! BizMix brings together area professionals for an evening of casual networking and is… Read More

Our Country Needs a Trade Deal with Mexico and Canada Now

Oct 29, 2019

​The United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement, or USMCA, is an updated trade agreement between the three countries. There are some … Read More
Category: Public Policy
Tags : Trade, USMCA

Regional Legislative Agendas to be Unveiled at December 12 Event

Oct 29, 2019

Join members from the Cedar Rapids Metro Economic Alliance and the Iowa City Area Chamber of Commerce for the Regional Legislati… Read More

Czech Village/New Bohemia Self-Supported Municipal Improvement District Commission Discusses 2020 Priorities

Oct 29, 2019

​The Czech Village/New Bohemia Self-Supported Municipal Improvement District (SSMID) Commission reviewed, discussed and provided… Read More

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