Economic Gateway http://www.thejcea.org Jackson County Economic Alliance News RSS Feed Thu, 16 Aug 2018 14:31:58 -0700 en-us Iowa Economic Development Authority awards CDBG Downtown Revitalization Grant to the City of Maquoketa http://www.thejcea.org/jackson/news/?item=18333 www.thejcea.org/jackson/news Tue, 17 Jul 2018 00:00:00 -0700 Maquoketa officials have learned that the Iowa Economic Development Authority (IEDA) has awarded a CDBG Downtown Revitalization Grant to the City of Maquoketa. Maquoketa Mayor, Don Schwenker, was noti... JCEA Appoints New Director http://www.thejcea.org/jackson/news/?item=18063 www.thejcea.org/jackson/news Mon, 02 Jul 2018 00:00:00 -0700 Maquoketa mayor and Chairperson of the Jackson County Economic Alliance (JCEA), Don Schwenker, announced the promotion of Nicolas Hockenberry as the new economic development director for the JCEA effe... ART GALLERY TO OPEN AT POTTER’S MILL http://www.thejcea.org/jackson/news/?item=18054 www.thejcea.org/jackson/news Mon, 02 Jul 2018 00:00:00 -0700 A new, artistic offering soon will make its way to the Potter’s Mill property in Bellevue. An art gallery dubbed A Corner to Fill will open in early or mid-July, according to gallery owner Ma... 2018 TH Scholar-Athlete Team: Bellevue's Comets’ Camryn Reeg, Rebecca Schroeder taking talents to next level http://www.thejcea.org/jackson/news/?item=18055 www.thejcea.org/jackson/news Mon, 02 Jul 2018 00:00:00 -0700 Camryn Reeg and Rebecca Schroeder were destined to do great things together. As neighbors in Bellevue, Iowa, the two became close friends as children. That’s when the 2018 Telegraph Herald Sc... Tri-state officials: Impact of 'opportunity zones' remains to be seen http://www.thejcea.org/jackson/news/?item=17484 www.thejcea.org/jackson/news Mon, 21 May 2018 00:00:00 -0700 Several tri-state areas have been approved to participate in a federal program to encourage  development in low-income areas.  However, local officials are still uncertain how exactly t... Sedgwick Adds 6,000 Specialists with Acquisition of Cunningham Lindsay http://www.thejcea.org/jackson/news/?item=17367 www.thejcea.org/jackson/news Sun, 06 May 2018 00:00:00 -0700 Sedgwick Adds 6,000 Claims Specialists with Acquisition of Cunningham Lindsey April 20, 2018 Memphis-based global claims services firm Sedgwick has finalized the acquisition of competitor global... Kids in Dubuque Skate awarded $65,000 Wellmark Foundation MATCH grant for local skate park project http://www.thejcea.org/jackson/news/?item=17351 www.thejcea.org/jackson/news Thu, 03 May 2018 00:00:00 -0700 DUBUQUE, Iowa—The Community Foundation of Greater Dubuque (CFGD) is excited to announce The Wellmark Foundation has awarded a $65,000 Matching Assets to Community Health (MATCH) grant for the Ki... Dubuque-based agency proposes 'pocket neighborhood' in Maquoketa http://www.thejcea.org/jackson/news/?item=17369 www.thejcea.org/jackson/news Sat, 21 Apr 2018 00:00:00 -0700 MAQUOKETA, Iowa — To proponents of the pocket neighborhood movement, good fences don’t necessarily make good neighbors. Rather, shared amenities such as gardens, playground equipment ... JACKSON COUNTY AWARDED TWO GRANTS FOR DOWNTOWN REHABILITATION http://www.thejcea.org/jackson/news/?item=17368 www.thejcea.org/jackson/news Mon, 09 Apr 2018 00:00:00 -0700 JACKSON COUNTY AWARDED TWO GRANTS FOR DOWNTOWN REHABILITATION (Jackson County, IA) April 9, 2018 – The Iowa Economic Development Authority (IEDA) announced on Thursday, April 5th that $1.8 ... Rockwell Collins engages students http://www.thejcea.org/jackson/news/?item=16680 www.thejcea.org/jackson/news Fri, 23 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -0700 Bellevue’s Rockwell Collins hosted a total of 26 eighth-grade females from both Bellevue High School and Marquette Catholic High School last week as part of Engineers Week 2018, which was offici... Bellevue school board moves forward in pursuit of new school http://www.thejcea.org/jackson/news/?item=16176 www.thejcea.org/jackson/news Thu, 22 Feb 2018 00:00:00 -0800 BELLEVUE, Iowa — Bellevue Community School Board members agreed this week to move forward in their pursuit of building a new elementary school. Board members voted unanimously to hire Legat A... Maquoketa students deliver stirring singing valentines http://www.thejcea.org/jackson/news/?item=16196 www.thejcea.org/jackson/news Thu, 22 Feb 2018 00:00:00 -0800 MAQUOKETA, Iowa — Seven Maquoketa High School students dressed in shades of red and pink crowded into Bob Stockham’s living room on Wednesday. As Stockham stood to listen, the group lau... Central Iowa Manpower Franchise Celebrates 65 Years http://www.thejcea.org/news-&-events/?item=18527 www.thejcea.org/news-&-events Tue, 31 Jul 2018 00:00:00 -0700 CELEBRATING 65 YEARS IN THE COMMUNITY Fort Dodge, IA (July 2018) – Sixty-five years ago, Helen Lynch was considered an industry pioneer in Des Moines, opening the 2nd Manpower franchise and blazi...