Economic Gateway http://www.millscountyiowa.com Mills County Economic Development Foundation News RSS Feed Sat, 26 May 2018 06:40:18 -0700 en-us Rick Allely Awarded recertification in economic development designation http://www.millscountyiowa.com/mills/news-and-media/?item=17374 www.millscountyiowa.com/mills/news-and-media Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Rick Allely Awarded recertification in economic development designation Glenwood, Iowa, May 7, 2018– The Mills County Economic Development Foundation is pleased to announce Rick Allely has be... IOWA ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY ISSUES MARKETING RFP http://www.millscountyiowa.com/mills/news-and-media/?item=17466 www.millscountyiowa.com/mills/news-and-media Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 On Friday, May 4, 2018, the Iowa Economic Development Authority (IEDA) issued a Request for Proposal (RFP) for marketing services. The full RFP is available at iowaeconomicdevelopment.com/rfp.&nb... GOVERNOR REYNOLDS, LT. GOVERNOR GREGG ANNOUNCE ENHANCEMENTS TO TARGETED SMALL BUSINESS PROGRAM http://www.millscountyiowa.com/mills/news-and-media/?item=17467 www.millscountyiowa.com/mills/news-and-media Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Gov. Kim Reynolds and Lt. Gov. Adam Gregg, along with the Iowa Economic Development Authority (IEDA), announced enhancements to the State of Iowa’s Targeted Small Business (TSB) program on Monda... The 50 Fastest-Growing Craft Breweries In The United States http://www.millscountyiowa.com/mills/news-and-media/?item=17470 www.millscountyiowa.com/mills/news-and-media Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 The explosion in the number of craft breweries has created seemingly endless choices for beer enthusiasts, making it extremely difficult to decide which ones to visit and which craft beers to buy. ... MAIN STREET IOWA AWARDS CELEBRATION HONORS OUTSTANDING ACHIEVEMENTS http://www.millscountyiowa.com/mills/news-and-media/?item=17469 www.millscountyiowa.com/mills/news-and-media Fri, 26 May 6800 15:24:46 -0800 Main Street Iowa hosted the 32nd annual Main Street Iowa Awards celebration on Friday, April 13, 2018, at Hoyt Sherman Place in Des Moines. The program honored the efforts of those who work day in and... BOARD ACTION: ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT BOARD APPROVES AWARDS TO SUPPORT MORE THAN $21 MILLION IN CAPITAL INVESTMENT IN IOWA http://www.millscountyiowa.com/mills/news-and-media/?item=17468 www.millscountyiowa.com/mills/news-and-media Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Today, the Iowa Economic Development Authority (IEDA) board awarded tax benefits to two companies for job creation and expansion projects. These awards will assist in the creation of 43 jobs and ... Chamber executive director Linda Washburn stepping down after 18 years on job http://www.millscountyiowa.com/mills/news-and-media/?item=16956 www.millscountyiowa.com/mills/news-and-media Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Washburn, who has served as the chamber’s executive director for 18 years, said Monday she’s accepted a new position at Loess Hills Funeral Home. “Linda has served the Glenwood Ar... U.S. NEWS & WORLD REPORT: IOWA IS #1 STATE IN THE COUNTRY http://www.millscountyiowa.com/mills/news-and-media/?item=16955 www.millscountyiowa.com/mills/news-and-media Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 U.S. News & World Report: Iowa is #1 state in the country (DES MOINES) – Iowa is the #1 state in the country, according to a new study from U.S. News & World Report. Go... $3.1 MILLION AWARDED TO IOWA COMMUNITIES FOR INFRASTRUCTURE PROJECTS http://www.millscountyiowa.com/mills/news-and-media/?item=16954 www.millscountyiowa.com/mills/news-and-media Fri, 26 May 0000 15:23:43 -0800 $3.1 million awarded to Iowa communities for infrastructure projects March 9, 2018 (Des Moines, IA) – Awards totaling $3.1 million were announced for nine communities across the sta... Iowa Knows How to Welcome Home Troops http://www.millscountyiowa.com/mills/news-and-media/?item=16333 www.millscountyiowa.com/mills/news-and-media Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Home Base Iowa is an innovative program that is part of welcoming our troops back from battle with hope. It is a unique program that brings opportunity to veterans who too often cannot find opportunit... Christianson Property in Mills County http://www.millscountyiowa.com/mills/news-and-media/?item=16332 www.millscountyiowa.com/mills/news-and-media Fri, 26 May 2800 15:21:44 -0800 Christianson Property is located in Eagle Crossing Industrial Park. This site is within a TIF District with Mills County ready to work with developers and companies to put together a win-win deal wher... Brandt Root Property in Mills County http://www.millscountyiowa.com/mills/news-and-media/?item=16331 www.millscountyiowa.com/mills/news-and-media Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 The Brandt Root Property is an open site perfectly situated at the Northwest Corner of the I-29 / Highway 370 interchange in Mills County. The location is ideal for any of the Mills County target indu... LocationOne: GIS Tool of Choice for Mills County http://www.millscountyiowa.com/mills/news-and-media/?item=16291 www.millscountyiowa.com/mills/news-and-media Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Finding a strong geographic information system (GIS) tool is important for economic development websites that are relevant and easy to navigate for site selectors, who are often the most important tar... Monte West Property in Malvern http://www.millscountyiowa.com/mills/news-and-media/?item=15957 www.millscountyiowa.com/mills/news-and-media Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Malvern is a thriving community in Mills County with a high quality of life for those who live and work in this community. Monte West Property is part of Malvern as a proposed new multi-use busines... Mid-American Energy: Known for Fairness to Customers and Mother Earth http://www.millscountyiowa.com/mills/news-and-media/?item=15956 www.millscountyiowa.com/mills/news-and-media Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 The volatile cost of energy sources and the stability of the earth’s environment have long been hot topics in the news and proverbial water cooler conversations. Mid-American Energy is known ... When Getting Yourself into a Pickle is a Good Thing http://www.millscountyiowa.com/mills/news-and-media/?item=15955 www.millscountyiowa.com/mills/news-and-media Fri, 26 May 2400 15:18:42 -0800 Silver City is tucked away in the scenic Loess Hills in Mills County on County Road L55. While in this beautiful village, you will find wineries, a producer of the aronia berry super-food, and pickles... Taco Rides are Hot in Mineola http://www.millscountyiowa.com/mills/news-and-media/?item=15954 www.millscountyiowa.com/mills/news-and-media Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Mineola is an unincorporated village in the beautiful Loess Hills of Mills County. The Loess Hills are part of the Wabash Trail known throughout the nation as a breathtaking destination for hikers, ca... “The Eagle Has Landed”...Literally http://www.millscountyiowa.com/mills/news-and-media/?item=15380 www.millscountyiowa.com/mills/news-and-media Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Folks in Pacific Junction can utter this well-known phrase on a daily basis with an eagle’s nest near the new industrial park aptly named the Eagle Landing Business Park. Pacific Junction area i... Heartland Co-op: An aptly named business in Henderson http://www.millscountyiowa.com/mills/news-and-media/?item=15379 www.millscountyiowa.com/mills/news-and-media Fri, 26 May 8000 15:17:00 -0800 The Midwest has long been referred to as the heartland of the United States. A term that is used more recently is “fly-over country” when referencing this beautiful area of the U.S., as th... Welcome to the (not too sleepy) Village of Hastings http://www.millscountyiowa.com/mills/news-and-media/?item=15378 www.millscountyiowa.com/mills/news-and-media Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Hastings is a bedroom community for those seeking a peaceful rural setting. But make no mistake; there are definitely things to do in and around this small town. Residents and tourists enjoy visiting ... Mills County Continues Preparedness for New Development http://www.millscountyiowa.com/mills/news-and-media/?item=15552 www.millscountyiowa.com/mills/news-and-media Fri, 26 May 4800 15:15:48 -0800 Mills County, Iowa, through the Mills County Economic Development Foundation Board of Directors and leadership of Development Director Rick Allely, continue to add to their arsenal of tools required f... Glenwood Municipal Utilities Looks To Expand Services http://www.millscountyiowa.com/mills/news-and-media/?item=15377 www.millscountyiowa.com/mills/news-and-media Fri, 26 May 8400 15:15:39 -0800 Plans for expansion have been underway for Glenwood Municipal Utilities (GMU) since the spring of 2017. GMU has been the long-time provider of water and sanitary sewer services to Glenwood and the sur... Blues, Brews, & BBQ Annual Festival in Glenwood, Iowa http://www.millscountyiowa.com/mills/news-and-media/?item=15376 www.millscountyiowa.com/mills/news-and-media Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Great live music - check. Delicious food - check. Craft beer and local wines - check. Beautiful outdoor venue - check. The town of Glenwood understands exactly what is needed to throw a great fest.... Western Iowa Networks Brings New Tools For Economic Development http://www.millscountyiowa.com/mills/news-and-media/?item=14981 www.millscountyiowa.com/mills/news-and-media Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Fast, reliable, robust connectivity is no longer simply an asset to businesses; it is becoming an expected necessity. Western Iowa Networks recognizes this and is responding by expanding services by a... Keg Creek Brewery Expands Brand & Product Line http://www.millscountyiowa.com/mills/news-and-media/?item=14980 www.millscountyiowa.com/mills/news-and-media Fri, 26 May 4000 15:13:58 -0800 Craft beers were once thought of as a passing fad by some when microbrews started making a growing presence in pub taps and liquor stores years ago. The numbers tell a different story. Growing from a ...