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New Sculptures on Display in MedQ Park on 3rd

Economic Alliance | Jun 28, 2019

There are a couple new additions to the MedQ Park on 3rd! Thanks to Gilded Pear Gallery, two sculptures are now on display. C… Read More

Share Your Input As We Build Our 2020 Public Policy Agendas

Jun 27, 2019

Now is the time of year when our public policy team begins building our federal and state advocacy agenda for next year. Econom… Read More

Immigration Reform: Increasing Our Workforce

Jun 26, 2019

​Our members consistently tell us that growing our skilled workforce is their number one concern. Advocating for immigration ref… Read More

Summer in Downtown

Economic Alliance | Jun 24, 2019

The temperature rises, and suddenly, life just seems a little better. Flowers bloom, restaurant patios fill up, and the days las… Read More

Regional Business Attraction Team Targets Key Site Location Decision Makers in Upcoming Campaign

Economic Alliance | Jun 24, 2019

Business attraction work centers around helping companies that do not currently have a location in Iowa City-Cedar Rapids (ICR),… Read More

Connecting With Industry Peers Through Forums

Economic Alliance | Jun 24, 2019

Conversations with peers in your field can provide immense value. They understand your unique opportunities and challenges while… Read More

Resources Available to Learn More About Fair Chance Hiring

Economic Alliance | Jun 24, 2019

The Economic Alliance listens consistently for challenges local member businesses are facing. Workforce, both retention of quali… Read More

Ignite ICR: Regional Internship Programming Introduces Interns to ICR IOWA

Economic Alliance | Jun 24, 2019

Summer is officially underway, and interns from across the country are calling Iowa City-Cedar Rapids (ICR) home during their su… Read More

Take Action Now: Trade Deal is Good for Iowa

Jun 21, 2019

The U.S., Canada, and Mexico signed a trade deal in November at the G20 summit in Argentina that would replace the 1993 original… Read More
Category: Public Policy
Tags : Public Policy, Trade, USMCA

Market After Dark Returns for Fifth Year

Jun 19, 2019

​Yes, it's true. This summer, marks five years of Market After Dark in Downtown Cedar Rapids! It's hard to believe we'll host th… Read More

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