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LFS: All in the Family

Economic Alliance | Jan 28, 2022

​The Economic Alliance’s Leadership for Five Seasons (LFS) program runs in the family for some. Over the years, different genera… Read More

A Transformational Project Breaks Ground in Downtown After Years of Anticipation

Economic Alliance | Jan 28, 2022

On December 15, 2021, City leaders and national real estate developer, TWG, took a sledgehammer to a project they’ve been workin… Read More

Looking Ahead: Economic Outlook for 2022

Economic Alliance | Jan 28, 2022

Heading into 2022, signs for economic growth in our region appear positive, according to Ron Corbett, vice president of economic… Read More

Welcome, New Innovation Council Members!

Economic Alliance | Jan 28, 2022

New Innovation Council and Policy Board Members join the Economic Alliance for 2022. Read More
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Public Policy Priorities Revealed

Economic Alliance | Jan 28, 2022

​In December, the Cedar Rapids Metro Economic Alliance and Iowa City Area Business Partnership announced our 2022 public policy … Read More
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Workforce Needs Influence Many 2022 Goals

Economic Alliance | Jan 28, 2022

​As 2022 dawns, a stark statistic influences our plans and priorities. This region’s labor force has not yet recovered from the … Read More
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LFS Class of 2021 Presents Check to Advocates for Social Justice

Economic Alliance | Dec 16, 2021

The Leadership for Five Seasons (LFS) Class of 2021 capped off their successful year of leadership education and community bette… Read More

Buy. Give. Grow. - A Community Effort to Keep Things Local This Holiday Season

Economic Alliance | Dec 16, 2021

Buy. Give. Grow. highlights 15 selected businesses and organizations and the unique products and services they bring to our area… Read More

MedQuarter Facade Improvement Grant Award Presentations

Economic Alliance | Dec 16, 2021

The MedQuarter Façade Improvement Program is intended to encourage property and business owners within the MedQuarter to renovat… Read More

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