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Czech Village/New Bohemia District Priorities for 2020

Jan 30, 2020

Recently the Czech Village/New Bohemia Self-Supported Municipal Improvement District (SSMID) Commissioners determined priorities… Read More

Creating a More Welcoming Cedar Rapids

Jan 30, 2020

Making Cedar Rapids more attractive to international talent expands economic opportunity for all. Immigrants have played a key r… Read More

Downtown Building to be Illuminated with New Video Projector Installation

Jan 30, 2020

​Recent years have proven illuminating for Downtown Cedar Rapids. An installation lighting up the Armstrong Center will soon joi… Read More

New Wage Data Dashboard Available to Economic Alliance Members

Jan 28, 2020

Did you know? Economic Alliance members have access to a new, interactive dashboard with wage data by occupation for the Cedar R… Read More

2019 Ribbon Cuttings and Groundbreakings

Jan 28, 2020

One of the benefits of membership with the Cedar Rapids Metro Economic Alliance is the option to include our Ambassadors and sta… Read More

Welcoming New Innovation Council and Policy Board Members

Jan 17, 2020

​As the Cedar Rapids Metro Economic Alliance works to drive economic, workforce and population growth strategies and help busine… Read More

January 17 Public Policy Update: Governor Reynolds Outlines Proposals in Condition of the State Address

Jan 17, 2020

Governor Reynolds gave the Condition of the State address Tuesday morning during a joint legislative session. In the speech, the… Read More

City of Cedar Rapids Visual Arts Commission Seeks Artist for Second Street Pocket Plaza

Jan 17, 2020

The Cedar Rapids Visual Arts Commission is seeking submissions for art designs to be incorporated into the new Pocket Plaza in D… Read More

Vendor Applications Open Now for Downtown Farmers Market and Market After Dark

Jan 17, 2020

The 2020 season of the Cedar Rapids Downtown Farmers Market, presented by Cedar Rapids Bank & Trust kicks off on Saturday, May 2… Read More

Holiday Lights Will Shine on Following Overwhelming Positive Feedback

Jan 17, 2020

​Good news: holiday lights are staying up a bit longer! After receiving overwhelming positive feedback about the holiday lights … Read More

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