New In '22
17 Nov 2021
Whether you’re interested in family travel, weekend road trips or Iowa’s hidden gems, Iowa has endless options for you. Here’s some of what’s new in 2022.
Ice House Museum, Cedar Falls: Celebrating its centennial in 2022, the Ice House Museum is the only museum in the U.S. that tells the story of ice harvesting – the winter task of collecting ice from rivers and lakes for cold storage – in an original ice house. An in-depth exhibit on the history of the Ice House and development along the Cedar River is on display at the Victorian House Museum through mid-December.
For most people across communities, their favorite shopping memories have occurred when visiting a small business downtown. There is something special about shopping at a local store where the owners greet you by name, swap stories with you and ask about the kids. You can’t find that experience everywhere, but...
Congratulations. Your business is growing! Revenue is up, and you just launched a new product that is flying off the shelves. The only problem is you need to hire more people and you have no place to put them. You have hired a site selector, and they have found the...
Changes in the Incentives LandscapeOct 18 2021
The economic development industry and the site selection process saw significant changes brought on by the events of 2020 — from economic development groups learning how to conduct effective virtual site tours to managing the disbursement of federal funding through the Cares Act. These changes may have been more manageable...