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IEDA Approves Over 25% Total Brownfield/Grayfield State Funding to Four Cedar Rapids Projects

The Iowa Economic Development Authority (IEDA) board today approved 20 applications submitted for the Brownfield/Grayfield Redevelopment Tax Credit Program.
The administration of this college is taking the choice which will make the fate of this college. The guidelines ought to be extraordinary and execute these tenets for the most id……
https://www.cedarrapids.org/about-us/news/2016/11/ieda-approves-over-25-total-brownfieldgrayfiend-state-funding-four-cedar-rapids-projects

Technology Association of Iowa & Cedar Rapids Metro Economic Alliance Announce 2017 Cedar Rapids TechBrew AM Series

The Technology Association of Iowa (TAI), the statewide voice for Iowa’s technology industry, announced today a new TechBrew AM morning event series in Cedar Rapids beginning in February hosted in collaboration with the Cedar Rapids Metro Economic Allianc…
Cedar Rapids, Iowa – January 23, 2017 – The Technology Association of Iowa (TAI), the statewide voice for Iowa’s technology industry, announced today a new TechBrew AM morning eve……
https://www.cedarrapids.org/about-us/news/2017/01/technology-association-iowa-and-cedar-rapids-metro-economic-alliance-announce-2017-cedar-rapids-techbrew-am-series

Crystal Group Inc. Announces Expansion Plans in Hiawatha

Crystal Group Inc., a leading designer/manufacturer of rugged computer hardware announces plans for a $17.5M business expansion development in Hiawatha. The current industrial site, located at 855 Metzger Road will be completely developed for a new 111,50…
HIAWATHA, Iowa – Crystal Group Inc., a leading designer/manufacturer of rugged computer hardware announces plans for a $17.5M business expansion development in Hiawatha. The curre……
https://www.cedarrapids.org/about-us/news/2017/04/crystal-group-inc-announces-expansion-plans-hiawatha

Freund-Vector Corporation Will Construct New Technology Center at Marion Enterprise Center

On Friday, January 19, the Iowa Economic Development Authority (IEDA) announced Freund-Vector Corporation will receive state incentives via the High Quality Jobs Program for an expansion project in Marion. The company will construct a new Technology Cente…
On Friday, January 19, the Iowa Economic Development Authority (IEDA) announced Freund-Vector Corporation will receive state incentives via the High Quality Jobs Program for an ex……
https://www.cedarrapids.org/about-us/news/2018/01/freund-vector-corporation-considers-new-technology-center-marion-enterprise-center

Legacy Manufacturing to Move Forward with Expansion to Support Growth and Reshoring of Manufacturing Operations

​Marion, IA – Legacy® Manufacturing Company will move forward on an expansion to its recently completed facility as a result of continued growth and success in reshoring U.S. manufacturing processes. In 2016, Legacy completed its 133,000 square foot facil…
Marion, IA – Legacy® Manufacturing Company will move forward on an expansion to its recently completed facility as a result of continued growth and success in reshoring U.S. manuf……
https://www.cedarrapids.org/about-us/news/2017/08/legacy-manufacturing-move-forward-expansion-support-growth-and-reshoring-manufacturing-operations

Timberline Manufacturing Awarded State Incentive for New Facility

Timberline Manufacturing, a Marion based contract manufacturer of electrical sub-assemblies, was awarded state tax incentives today that will support the construction of a new manufacturing facility. The proposed project includes the construction of an 85…
*Release courtesy of Marion Economic Development Corp Timberline Manufacturing, a Marion based contract manufacturer of electrical sub-assemblies, was awarded state tax incentive……
https://www.cedarrapids.org/about-us/news/2018/03/timberline-manufacturing-awarded-state-incentive-new-facility

World Class Industries Inc. Announces Proposed Expansion Project in Hiawatha

World Class Industries, Inc., a global supply chain integration specialist, announces a proposal for an $8M business expansion development in Hiawatha.
HIAWATHA, Iowa – World Class Industries, Inc., a global supply chain integration specialist, announces a proposal for an $8M business expansion development in Hiawatha. For the p……
https://www.cedarrapids.org/about-us/news/2018/04/world-class-industries-inc-announces-proposed-expansion-project-hiawatha

Van Meter Plans to Expand Cedar Rapids Operation

​Continued growth and entry into new markets is prompting Van Meter Inc. to propose a $4.2M expansion to the west side of its Central Distribution Center on 32nd Avenue SW in Cedar Rapids, Iowa.
Continued growth and entry into new markets is prompting Van Meter Inc. to move forward on a $4.2M expansion to the west side of its Central Distribution Center on 32nd Avenue SW ……
https://www.cedarrapids.org/about-us/news/2018/05/van-meter-plans-expand-cedar-rapids-operation

A Look Back at the 2018 Iowa Legislative session

The Iowa Legislature hammered the gavel for the final time on May 5, bringing an end to the 87th General Assembly. Depending on the perspective, the 2018 session proved controversial and productive. From a business perspective, the session carried some si…
The Iowa Legislature hammered the gavel for the final time on May 5, bringing an end to the 87th General Assembly. Depending on the perspective, the 2018 session proved controvers……
https://www.cedarrapids.org/about-us/news/2018/05/look-back-2018-iowa-legislative-session

Impacts of The Eastern Iowa Airport as a Regional Economic Asset

​Air service is a critical regional economic development asset. Airport Director Marty Lenss emphasized this fact last month during The Eastern Iowa Airport's inaugural State of the Airport. Lenss shared updated economic impact results during the event, …
Air service is a critical regional economic development asset. Airport Director Marty Lenss emphasized this fact last month during The Eastern Iowa Airport's inaugural State of th……
https://www.cedarrapids.org/about-us/news/2018/07/impacts-eastern-iowa-airport-regional-economic-asset

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