Economic Gateway http://www.thejcea.org Jackson County Economic Alliance News RSS Feed Thu, 27 Apr 2017 21:37:36 -0700 en-us Maquoketa Public Art Project Progresses http://www.thejcea.org/jackson/news/?item=11750 www.thejcea.org/jackson/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 The Maquoketa Art Advisory Committee is currently accepting applications for artists interested in developing Maquoketa’s public art installment as part of the Byways of Iowa Public Art Initiati... Looking for Talented Young People? http://www.thejcea.org/jackson/news/?item=11289 www.thejcea.org/jackson/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 What if you could give a young person a chance to gain valuable workplace skills and learn about your company, and it didn’t cost you a dime?  What’s better than a great connection wi... District earns Lighthouse School honor for Leader in Me program http://www.thejcea.org/jackson/news/?item=11227 www.thejcea.org/jackson/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Andrew Community School District has been named a Leader in Me Lighthouse School by Franklin Covery Co., a global performance improvement company. The designation recognizes that the shcool has ach... Downtown developments, transformation highlighted during Maquoketa walking tour http://www.thejcea.org/jackson/news/?item=11201 www.thejcea.org/jackson/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 MAQUOKETA, Iowa — Jackson County economic leaders believe downtown Maquoketa is well on its way to revitalization. Now, they hope to take progress to the next level. On Thursday, nearly th... Jackson County hospital trustees reach consensus http://www.thejcea.org/jackson/news/?item=11000 www.thejcea.org/jackson/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 MAQUOKETA, Iowa — Jackson County Regional Health Center trustees have reached a consensus to examine the possibility of constructing a new hospital. Whether the facility would be located at t... Downtown Walking Tour - Maquoketa http://www.thejcea.org/jackson/news/?item=10992 www.thejcea.org/jackson/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Downtown Walking Tour   Meet for Tour - 5pm: Maquoketa Chamber/Art Experience (124 S. Main St. Maquoketa, IA)   Walking Tour - 5:15pm Reicks Building (101 N. Main... Blue-9 Pet Products partners with global business software company http://www.thejcea.org/jackson/news/?item=10942 www.thejcea.org/jackson/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Maquoketa, IA, March 10th, 2017 – The rapid growth of Blue-9 Pet Products, maker of The KLIMB™ Patented platform and Balance Harness™ for dogs, has led the company to implement the S... Maquoketa Web Printing announces sale http://www.thejcea.org/jackson/news/?item=10996 www.thejcea.org/jackson/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Officials of Maquoketa Web Printing announced today the sale of the company’s customer sales accounts and other assets to a Wisconsin printing firm.        The t... UI marketing students help develop new brand for Maquoketa http://www.thejcea.org/jackson/news/?item=10895 www.thejcea.org/jackson/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 The city of Maquoketa recently completed a $4 million renovation of its downtown, and city leaders want to show it off. To help, they’ve turned to the University of Iowa’s Marketing Ins... HUSCO International looks to add more jobs than initially expected http://www.thejcea.org/jackson/news/?item=10745 www.thejcea.org/jackson/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 MAQUOKETA, Iowa – Continued growth at a Maquoketa manufacturer likely means more new jobs than expected when a hiring initiative was announced last year. Last year, officials from HUSCO Inter... Bellevue teens create vision for the future http://www.thejcea.org/jackson/news/?item=10735 www.thejcea.org/jackson/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 On January 31, Bellevue Heart & Soul sponsored an event for students from Bellevue High School and Marquette Catholic High School to come together at a workshop and town hall meeting to create a v... GWLoop.com Launches Soon http://www.thejcea.org/jackson/news/?item=10456 www.thejcea.org/jackson/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 The Grant Wood Mississippi River Region (GWMRR), the State of Iowa’s Parks to People pilot region, with the support of Regional Planning Affiliation 8 (RPA 8), Iowa Tourism Department, Jackson C... Jackson County native looks to hop into craft beer industy http://www.thejcea.org/jackson/news/?item=10468 www.thejcea.org/jackson/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 JACKSON COUNTY, Iowa – Jackson County native Carla Wosoba always had an inkling that she would be a part of the craft beer industry. However, it wasn’t until recently that she realized ... Bellevue students make BIG difference http://www.thejcea.org/jackson/news/?item=10284 www.thejcea.org/jackson/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 BELLEVUE, Iowa — Camryn Reeg dipped a brush into green paint and dabbed it onto a 4-foot-by-8-foot canvas set up in the Bellevue Arts Council’s downtown studio. The already-painted roll... JCEA Celebrates its Partners http://www.thejcea.org/jackson/news/?item=10199 www.thejcea.org/jackson/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 The Jackson County Economic Alliance (JCEA) held its second Annual Event on Tuesday, January 17, 2017. The reception was sponsored and hosted by the Decker Hotel & Restaurant and was opened to all... Maquoketa Seeks to Honor its History http://www.thejcea.org/jackson/news/?item=10191 www.thejcea.org/jackson/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Maquoketa Betterment Corporation officials announced that funding has been secured to move forward with the downtown historic district nomination. Betterment, Jackson County Economic Alliance (JCEA), ... Student internship program http://www.thejcea.org/jackson/news/?item=10021 www.thejcea.org/jackson/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Below is information on an internship program from the State of Iowa’s Iowa Economic Development Authority. This program is available to any eligible Iowa Employers in the Advanced Manufacturing... Fidelity Bank & Trust Invests http://www.thejcea.org/jackson/news/?item=9718 www.thejcea.org/jackson/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Fidelity Bank & Trust has announced its commitment to invest $35,000 over a 5-year period to support the joint Iowa Park Foundation and State of Iowa’s Parks to People pilot region, the Gran...