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Czech Village/New Bohemia Plans for Next Chapter of the District

A commission composed of property owners in the Czech Village/New Bohemia District are focusing efforts on a few key priorities. Known by the acronym “SSMID” (for Self-Supported Municipal Improvement District), this commission is charged with responsibly …
A commission composed of property owners in the Czech Village/New Bohemia District are focusing efforts on a few key priorities. Known by the acronym “SSMID” (for Self-Supported M……
https://www.cedarrapids.org/about-us/news/2018/06/czech-villagenew-bohemia-plans-next-chapter-district

Downtown Vision Plan Propels Forward with Transformative Projects

A bigger, brighter future is on the horizon for Downtown Cedar Rapids and surrounding neighborhoods. First commissioned in 2007, the Downtown Cedar Rapids Vision Plan was developed to mold a clear, unified vision for downtown. A decade later, the 2017 upd…
A bigger, brighter future is on the horizon for Downtown Cedar Rapids and surrounding neighborhoods. First commissioned in 2007, the Downtown Cedar Rapids Vision Plan was develop……
https://www.cedarrapids.org/about-us/news/2018/08/downtown-vision-plan-propels-forward-transformative-projects

Czech Village/New Bohemia SSMID Aims for Beautification of the District

​The Czech Village/New Bohemia Self-Supported Municipal Improvement District (SSMID) strengthens economic development, improvement and beautification strategies throughout the district. Coordination and collaboration of property owners, business owners, a…
The Czech Village/New Bohemia Self-Supported Municipal Improvement District (SSMID) strengthens economic development, improvement and beautification strategies throughout the dist……
https://www.cedarrapids.org/about-us/news/2019/02/czech-villagenew-bohemia-ssmid-aims-beautification-district

New Czech Village/New Bohemia SSMID District Beautification Committee Calls for Volunteers

The Czech Village/New Bohemia Self-Supported Municipal Improvement District (SSMID) Commission is seeking any businesses, employees and residents interested in working on beautification of the district to consider volunteering with the Commission on a new…
The Czech Village/New Bohemia Self-Supported Municipal Improvement District (SSMID) Commission is seeking any businesses, employees and residents interested in working on beautifi……
https://www.cedarrapids.org/about-us/news/2019/10/new-czech-villagenew-bohemia-ssmid-district-beautification-committee-calls-volunteers

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

​The Czech Village/New Bohemia Self-Supported Municipal Improvement District (SSMID) Commission reviewed, discussed and provided feedback on a long list of 2020 priority options in order to start narrowing down focus areas for the coming year, in addition…
The Czech Village/New Bohemia Self-Supported Municipal Improvement District (SSMID) Commission reviewed, discussed and provided feedback on a long list of 2020 priority options in……
https://www.cedarrapids.org/about-us/news/2019/10/czech-villagenew-bohemia-self-supported-municipal-improvement-district-commission-discusses-2020-priorities

Cedar Rapids Bike Share Program Seasonal Closure

​Wondering what happens to the Cedar Rapids bike share bikes and scooters now that cold weather has arrived? The Cedar Rapids bike share program is closing for the season. E-bikes and e-scooters are being picked up by vendor Veoride, who will store them o…
Wondering what happens to the Cedar Rapids bike share bikes and scooters now that cold weather has arrived? The Cedar Rapids bike share program is closing for the season. E-bikes ……
https://www.cedarrapids.org/about-us/news/2019/11/cedar-rapids-bike-share-program-seasonal-closure

New Competition Races into Downtown Cedar Rapids Next Year

​They say opportunity knocks softly. A new competition in 2020 is opportunity knocking, and it’s anything but soft. Race for the Space is a new opportunity for businesses to compete to win free rent in Downtown Cedar Rapids for up to one year plus marketi…
They say opportunity knocks softly. A new competition in 2020 is opportunity knocking, and it’s anything but soft. Race for the Space is a new opportunity for businesses to compe……
https://www.cedarrapids.org/about-us/news/2019/11/new-competition-races-downtown-cedar-rapids-next-year

Downtown Building to be Illuminated with New Video Projector Installation

​Recent years have proven illuminating for Downtown Cedar Rapids. An installation lighting up the Armstrong Center will soon join the list of Downtown lighting projects.
Recent years have proven illuminating for Downtown Cedar Rapids. An installation lighting up the Armstrong Center will soon join the list of Downtown lighting projects. A perma……
https://www.cedarrapids.org/about-us/news/2020/01/downtown-building-be-illuminated-new-video-projector-installation

Czech Village/New Bohemia District Priorities for 2020

Recently the Czech Village/New Bohemia Self-Supported Municipal Improvement District (SSMID) Commissioners determined priorities for 2020, and coincidentally, the efforts chosen aligned with district action plan efforts the City of Cedar Rapids presented …
Recently the Czech Village/New Bohemia Self-Supported Municipal Improvement District (SSMID) Commissioners determined priorities for 2020, and coincidentally, the efforts chosen ……
https://www.cedarrapids.org/about-us/news/2020/01/czech-villagenew-bohemia-district-priorities-2020

Aesthetic Improvement Coming for Downtown Trees this Spring

Did you know: There are more than 200 trees in Downtown Cedar Rapids. Downtown trees will soon see aesthetic improvements to remove metal grates at the trees' base and replace them with mulch. Litter, especially cigarette butts, get stuck under the grates…
Did you know: There are more than 200 trees in Downtown Cedar Rapids. Downtown trees will soon see aesthetic improvements to remove metal grates at the trees' base and replace th……
https://www.cedarrapids.org/about-us/news/2020/01/aesthetic-improvement-coming-downtown-trees-spring

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