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Cedar Rapids' Core Districts Collaborate to Support New City Bike Share Program

The City of Cedar Rapids recently announced the first bike share program, which will feature electric-assist bikes and later this year, electric scooters. With the inclusion of a fleet of 150 e-bikes, with 90 bike rack stations throughout Cedar Rapids’ co…
Earlier this month, the City of Cedar Rapids unveiled the first bike share program, which will feature electric-assist bikes and later this year, electric scooters. With the incl……
https://www.cedarrapids.org/about-us/news/2019/05/cedar-rapids-core-districts-collaborate-support-new-city-bike-share-program

New Sculptures on Display in MedQ Park on 3rd

There are a couple new additions to the MedQ Park on 3rd! Thanks to Gilded Pear Gallery, two sculptures are now on display. Cedar Rapids native Tom Newport created both pieces. Tom graduated from Cornell College in 1977 and has since lived in Cedar Rap…
There are a couple new additions to the MedQ Park on 3rd! Thanks to Gilded Pear Gallery, two sculptures are now on display. Cedar Rapids native Tom Newport created both piec……
https://www.cedarrapids.org/about-us/news/2019/06/new-sculptures-display-medq-park-3rd

MedQuarter Celebrates Accomplishments Over the Last Eight Years

Of the three self-supported municipal improvement districts (or SSMIDs, as we often refer to them) in Cedar Rapids, the MedQuarter was the second to be formed. The Downtown SSMID was formed in 1986 and the Czech Village/New Bohemia SSMID in 2015. The Ceda…
Of the three self-supported municipal improvement districts (or SSMIDs, as we often refer to them) in Cedar Rapids, the MedQuarter was the second to be formed. The Downtown SSMID……
https://www.cedarrapids.org/about-us/news/2019/09/medquarter-celebrates-accomplishments-over-last-eight-years

First Three Months of Cedar Rapids City Bike Share Sees 8,700 Rides

In May, the City of Cedar Rapids unveiled the city's first bike share program with a fleet of 150 electric-assist bikes and 90 bike rack stations throughout Cedar Rapids' core districts. Results from mid-May to mid-August show a total of 8,700 paid bike r…
In May, the City of Cedar Rapids unveiled the city's first bike share program with a fleet of 150 electric-assist bikes and 90 bike rack stations throughout Cedar Rapids' core dis……
https://www.cedarrapids.org/about-us/news/2019/09/first-three-months-cedar-rapids-city-bike-share-sees-8700-rides

MedQuarter Receives Final Child Care Center Feasibility Study, Weighs Possible Next Steps

​After conducting the first two phases of the three-phase child care center feasibility study, Mills Consulting Group of Framingham, MA submitted the full study results to the MedQuarter Regional Medical District in mid-December. At the MedQuarter Commiss…
After conducting the first two phases of the three-phase child care center feasibility study, Mills Consulting Group of Framingham, MA submitted the full study results to the……
https://www.cedarrapids.org/about-us/news/2020/02/medquarter-receives-final-child-care-center-feasibility-study-weighs-possible-next-steps

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

MedQuarter Aims to Become First 'COVID-Conscious' District in the Country

​The MedQuarter Regional Medical District has joined forces with Mask of Wellness to encourage businesses in the District to follow ‘COVID-Conscious’ guidelines. The MedQuarter aims to become the first-ever ‘COVID-Conscious’ District by having 80% of busi…
The MedQuarter Regional Medical District has joined forces with Mask of Wellness to encourage businesses in the District to follow ‘COVID-Conscious’ guidelines. The MedQuarter aim……
https://www.cedarrapids.org/about-us/news/2020/07/medquarter-aims-become-first-covid-conscious-district-country

MedQuarter's Faith & Medicine Task Force Joines Local Forces Around Mental Illness Awareness for Virtual Education Series

​The MedQuarter Regional Medical District’s Faith and Medicine Task Force is teaming up on a community initiative around mental health to produce a series of educational sessions later this year. The series will bring together community health care provid…
The MedQuarter Regional Medical District’s Faith and Medicine Task Force is teaming up on a community initiative around mental health to produce a series of educational sessions l……
https://www.cedarrapids.org/about-us/news/2020/08/medquarters-faith-medicine-task-force-joines-local-forces-around-mental-illness-awareness-virtual-education-series

Stay Well in the MedQuarter

​The MedQuarter Regional Medical District has launched multiple initiatives to encourage patients, visitors, employees and the community to stay well on many levels. Throughout the world, our nation, in the state, our county, and right here in Cedar Rapid…
The MedQuarter Regional Medical District has launched multiple initiatives to encourage patients, visitors, employees and the community to stay well on many levels. Throughout the……
https://www.cedarrapids.org/about-us/news/2020/09/stay-well-medquarter

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