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Public Art On The Way in Downtown Cedar Rapids

Several new pieces of public art are coming to Downtown Cedar Rapids just in time for spring!
Several new pieces of public art are coming to Downtown Cedar Rapids just in time for spring! Pocket Plaza Art The new Pocket Plaza on Second Street SE next to Cobble Hill restau……
https://www.cedarrapids.org/about-us/news/2020/03/public-art-way-downtown-cedar-rapids

Leadership for Five Seasons Adult Application For the Class of 2021 Opens April 1

Looking to deepen your knowledge of the community, get more involved, meet people who are looking to sharpen their leadership skills? From April 1 through April 30, Leadership for Five Seasons (LFS) will accept applications for the LFS Adult Class of 2021…
Looking to deepen your knowledge of the community, get more involved, meet people who are looking to sharpen their leadership skills? From April 1 through April 30, Leadership fo……
https://www.cedarrapids.org/about-us/news/2020/03/leadership-five-seasons-adult-application-class-2021-opens-april-1

New Member Mentor Program Aims to Engage 50% of New Members

​A valuable benefit of Economic Alliance membership is the opportunity to make connections across the business community. New members are especially interested in getting connected and have a strong interest in utilizing all that comes with Economic Allia…
A valuable benefit of Economic Alliance membership is the opportunity to make connections across the business community. New members are especially interested in getting connected ……
https://www.cedarrapids.org/about-us/news/2020/03/new-member-mentor-program-aims-engage-50-new-members

Cedar Rapids Downtown Farmers Market Announces Drive-Thru Markets for June

The Cedar Rapids Metro Economic Alliance announced that the June 6 and June 20 dates of the Cedar Rapids Downtown Farmers Market presented by Cedar Rapids Bank & Trust will be drive-thru markets, to comply with public health guidelines for farmers markets…
The Cedar Rapids Metro Economic Alliance announced that the June 6 and June 20 dates of the Cedar Rapids Downtown Farmers Market presented by Cedar Rapids Bank & Trust will be dr……
https://www.cedarrapids.org/about-us/news/2020/05/cedar-rapids-downtown-farmers-market-announces-drive-thru-markets-june

Local Labor Continues to Build Permanent Flood Protection

April showers bring May flowers, and as is sometimes the case in Iowa, spring flooding. Twelve years ago, a historic flood forever reshaped Downtown Cedar Rapids. Although a historic recovery was made in the years following 2008, the need for permanent fl…
April showers bring May flowers, and as is sometimes the case in Iowa, spring flooding. Twelve years ago, a historic flood forever reshaped Downtown Cedar Rapids. Although a hist……
https://www.cedarrapids.org/about-us/news/2020/05/local-labor-continues-build-permanent-flood-protection

MedQuarter Regional Medical District Shows Gratitude to Health Care and Essential Workers

As Iowa’s only medical district, the MedQuarter is filled with many health care and essential workers on the frontline of the COVID-19 pandemic. Restaurants in the District are struggling in the face of necessary health guidelines. Doctors, nurses and sup…
As Iowa’s only medical district, the MedQuarter is filled with many health care and essential workers on the frontline of the COVID-19 pandemic. Restaurants in the District are st……
https://www.cedarrapids.org/about-us/news/2020/06/medquarter-regional-medical-district-shows-gratitude-health-care-and-essential-workers

Parkway Improvements Coming to First Avenue in the MedQuarter

​After completing a significant parkway improvement project along 10th Street SE from Fifth Avenue to Eighth Avenue SE last year, the MedQuarter Regional Medical District, in coordination with the City of Cedar Rapids, will continue parkway improvement ef…
After completing a significant parkway improvement project along 10th Street SE from Fifth Avenue to Eighth Avenue SE last year, the MedQuarter Regional Medical District, in coord……
https://www.cedarrapids.org/about-us/news/2020/06/parkway-improvements-coming-first-avenue-medquarter

Spring Blooms on the Way for Czech Village/New Bohemia District

​Spring blooms are on the way for the Czech Village/New Bohemia Self-Supported Municipal Improvement District (SSMID)! This spring, annual flowers will be placed in planters throughout the District, with additional perennials planted in Czech Village. …
Spring blooms are on the way for the Czech Village/New Bohemia Self-Supported Municipal Improvement District (SSMID)! This spring, annual flowers will be placed in planters throu……
https://www.cedarrapids.org/about-us/news/2020/06/spring-blooms-way-czech-villagenew-bohemia-district

Rally C.A.P. Initiative Launches to Champion and Protect Local Businesses and Arts and Culture Amenities from Impacts of the Coronavirus Pandemic

The Cedar Rapids Metro Economic Alliance today announced Rally C.A.P. (Champion and Protect), a new initiative to champion a local-first mindset and support local businesses and arts and culture amenities impacted by the coronavirus pandemic while followi…
The Cedar Rapids Metro Economic Alliance today announced Rally C.A.P. (Champion and Protect), a new initiative to champion a local-first mindset and support local businesses and ……
https://www.cedarrapids.org/about-us/news/2020/06/rally-cp-initiative-launches-champion-and-protect-local-businesses-and-arts-and-culture-amenities-impacts-coronavirus-pandemic

Cedar Rapids Downtown Farmers Market Announces Drive-Thru Markets for Remaining Season Dates, Cancels Market After Dark

The Cedar Rapids Metro Economic Alliance today announced that all remaining dates of the Cedar Rapids Downtown Farmers Market presented by Cedar Rapids Bank & Trust will be drive-thru markets. Additionally, the organization has canceled Market After Dark …
The Cedar Rapids Metro Economic Alliance today announced that all remaining dates of the Cedar Rapids Downtown Farmers Market presented by Cedar Rapids Bank & Trust will be drive……
https://www.cedarrapids.org/about-us/news/2020/06/cedar-rapids-downtown-farmers-market-announces-drive-thru-markets-remaining-season-dates-cancels-market-after-dark

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