Economic Gateway http://www.thejcea.org Jackson County Economic Alliance News RSS Feed Sat, 23 Feb 2019 08:40:44 -0800 en-us Wellmark Foundation Releases Grant Wood Loop Video http://www.thejcea.org/jackson/news/?item=20258 www.thejcea.org/jackson/news Thu, 27 Dec 2018 00:00:00 -0800 (Maquoketa, IA) December 2018 – The Wellmark Foundation has released a seven-minute video promoting their partnerships with the Grant Wood Loop region. The region is comprised of Jackson, Jones ... Dubuque, Maquoketa each receive more than $200,000 for Iowa Great Places projects http://www.thejcea.org/jackson/news/?item=20260 www.thejcea.org/jackson/news Fri, 21 Dec 2018 00:00:00 -0800 Projects in Dubuque and Maquoketa each have been awarded more than $200,000 from the Iowa Department of Cultural Affairs. The projects were among five to receive funding through the Iowa Great Plac... Maquoketa lands $3.8 million federal grant for major road project http://www.thejcea.org/jackson/news/?item=20257 www.thejcea.org/jackson/news Fri, 14 Dec 2018 00:00:00 -0800 MAQUOKETA, Iowa — A $3.8 million federal grant could help pay for the largest-ever municipal construction project in Maquoketa. The U.S. Department of Transportation recently awarded the Bett... Public input setting the course for Maquoketa comprehensive plan update http://www.thejcea.org/jackson/news/?item=19995 www.thejcea.org/jackson/news Mon, 03 Dec 2018 00:00:00 -0800 MAQUOKETA, Iowa — Those tasked with overseeing an update of Maquoketa’s comprehensive plan have started gathering public input. The comprehensive plan committee recently conducted a pub... Pilot GDDC program to provide free child care for workforce training participants http://www.thejcea.org/jackson/news/?item=19997 www.thejcea.org/jackson/news Mon, 03 Dec 2018 00:00:00 -0800 The impending launch of an innovative child care program could provide a ray of hope as Dubuque-area employers and economic development leaders confront deepening workforce challenges. Officials wi... Bridge outside of Sabula to reopen today, restoring access between city, Savanna http://www.thejcea.org/jackson/news/?item=18950 www.thejcea.org/jackson/news Fri, 31 Aug 2018 00:00:00 -0700   Telegraph Herald Aug 31, 2018 SABULA, Iowa -- After more than six months, motorists now can drive across the Mississippi River bridge at Sabula. A short bridge just outside the Sa...