Economic Gateway http://www.millscountyiowa.com Mills County Economic Development Foundation News RSS Feed Tue, 16 Jan 2018 21:43:36 -0800 en-us 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 Sun, 16 Jan 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 Sun, 16 Jan 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 Sun, 16 Jan 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 ... Chat Mobility Keeps Iowa Connected http://www.millscountyiowa.com/mills/news-and-media/?item=14979 www.millscountyiowa.com/mills/news-and-media Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Chat Mobility is a leader in providing world class cellular and 4G LTE (high-speed) data services to rural customers throughout Southwest and South Central Iowa for over 19 years. They provide their c... Blues, Brews, & BBQ Annual Festival in Glenwood, Iowa http://www.millscountyiowa.com/mills/news-and-media/?item=14978 www.millscountyiowa.com/mills/news-and-media Sun, 16 Jan 4400 15:12:37 -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.... Waubonsie Station Draws A Hip Crowd to Mills County http://www.millscountyiowa.com/mills/news-and-media/?item=14364 www.millscountyiowa.com/mills/news-and-media Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Think rural living means having limited, boring entertainment options? Mills County, Iowa will have you thinking again! In 2016, the old Ruse Transfer Oil & Gas building was transformed into Wa... Bunge Achieves Success in Southwest Iowa http://www.millscountyiowa.com/mills/news-and-media/?item=14363 www.millscountyiowa.com/mills/news-and-media Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Mills County is proud to have a variety of industries contributing to our healthy economy. Food Processing is one of those target industries that thrives in the region. Bunge North America is an examp... Mills County is Poised to Be Part of A National Trend in Logistics http://www.millscountyiowa.com/mills/news-and-media/?item=14362 www.millscountyiowa.com/mills/news-and-media Sun, 16 Jan 0000 15:10:56 -0800 The rapidly, ever-changing world of technology has a direct effect on all industries. It is imperative for the economic development of communities to remain informed about tech disruption and trends i... Quality Education is The Norm for Families in Mills County, Iowa http://www.millscountyiowa.com/mills/news-and-media/?item=14361 www.millscountyiowa.com/mills/news-and-media Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 “Let us never be betrayed into saying we have finished our education; because that would mean we had stopped growing.” Julia H. Gulliver Those are powerful words. Education is important... AgriVision Equipment Group Investment Fuels Northwestern, IA Economic Growth http://www.millscountyiowa.com/mills/news-and-media/?item=14597 www.millscountyiowa.com/mills/news-and-media Sun, 16 Jan 3200 15:09:43 -0800 For Immediate Release Pacific Junction, IA:  AgriVision Equipment, a full service John Deere farm and consumer equipment dealer, announced today the company's intention to acquire ICON Ag ... Mills County Tees Up Multiple Properties for Rail Served Industry http://www.millscountyiowa.com/mills/news-and-media/?item=14360 www.millscountyiowa.com/mills/news-and-media Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Infrastructure is a key factor for many industries when choosing a location for their business. The Mills-Pottawatamie Rail Study was conducted by a team lead by JEO Consulting Group. The JEO Consulti... Malvern, IA - Focused on Vibrancy, Fun, & Family http://www.millscountyiowa.com/mills/news-and-media/?item=14359 www.millscountyiowa.com/mills/news-and-media Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Most of us have heard the saying “Great things come in small packages.” The community of Malvern in Southwest Iowa exemplifies this common phrase. Located in the center of Mills County jus... Mills County Economic Development Hosts Governor Reynolds and Lieutenant Governor Gregg http://www.millscountyiowa.com/mills/news-and-media/?item=13923 www.millscountyiowa.com/mills/news-and-media Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Mills County Economic Development hosted Governor Kim Reynolds and Lieutenant Governor Adam Gregg this morning at AgriVision's headquarter facility located in the Eagle Crossing Business Park ... MILLS COUNTY ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT FOUNDATION FURTHERS ITS STRATEGY TO ATTRACT NEW EMPLOYERS AND ASSIST EXISTING BUSINESSES http://www.millscountyiowa.com/mills/news-and-media/?item=13785 www.millscountyiowa.com/mills/news-and-media Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 The Mills County Economic Development Foundation is partnering with Iowa Workforce Development’s Regional Research Bureau to complete a labor shed employment study for the Mills County Economic ... Mills County Economic Development Names Development Area http://www.millscountyiowa.com/mills/news-and-media/?item=13696 www.millscountyiowa.com/mills/news-and-media Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 A joint venture between Mills County Economic Development Foundation, the Mills County Board of Supervisors, and real estate owners and developers is taking shape as the Mills County Economic Deve... World Class Logistics Center Takes Shape in the Heartland http://www.millscountyiowa.com/mills/news-and-media/?item=13189 www.millscountyiowa.com/mills/news-and-media Sun, 16 Jan 7600 15:00:44 -0800 Mills County, Iowa, located in the heart of the Omaha-Council Bluffs Metropolitan Area, takes full advantage of its proximity to Interstate 29, Interstate 80, and four-lane US 34 with its 5,600-acre d... MCEDF Names Mayberry as President & Recognizes Winum for 25 Years of Service http://www.millscountyiowa.com/mills/news-and-media/?item=13190 www.millscountyiowa.com/mills/news-and-media Sun, 16 Jan 7600 15:00:44 -0800 The Mills County Economic Development Foundation held its annual board meeting on June 15th where the board and staff recognized outgoing President Larry Winum for his 25 years of leadership. MCEDF Di...