Economic Gateway http://www.thejcea.org Jackson County Economic Alliance News RSS Feed Sun, 19 Nov 2017 02:08:18 -0800 en-us Governor takes tour as hiking trail, bridge officially opened in Bellevue http://www.thejcea.org/jackson/news/?item=14541 www.thejcea.org/jackson/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 BELLEVUE, Iowa — Mary Felderman smiled widely at the crowd gathered Wednesday to officially open a hiking trail and bridge named for her family.As warm sunshine filtered through the colorful lea... Grant Wood Loop receives grants http://www.thejcea.org/jackson/news/?item=14335 www.thejcea.org/jackson/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 The Iowa Department of Natural Resources (DNR) has awarded the City of Dubuque and City of Preston – part of the Grant Wood Loop region – Resource Enhancement and Protection (REAP) grants ... Maquoketa YMCA still partnering with community after 10 years http://www.thejcea.org/jackson/news/?item=14270 www.thejcea.org/jackson/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 MAQUOKETA, Iowa — When construction started on a new rec center in Maquoketa in August of 2006, then-City Manager Brian Wagner said the fundraising took “a lot of twists and turns.” ... In Jackson County, manufacturing tour displays opportunities that await in industry http://www.thejcea.org/jackson/news/?item=14232 www.thejcea.org/jackson/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 MAQUOKETA, Iowa — As a three-sport athlete, Bellevue High School junior Harrison Haynes knows the value of being part of a good team. On Tuesday morning, the football, wrestling and baseball ... 40 new jobs at Maquoketa manufacturer as part of $85 million worldwide expansion http://www.thejcea.org/jackson/news/?item=13993 www.thejcea.org/jackson/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 MAQUOKETA, Iowa — A manufacturing company with a facility in Maquoketa announced Friday that it will undertake an $85 million worldwide expansion. That means 40 new jobs at HUSCO Internationa... Bellevue teachers share honor http://www.thejcea.org/jackson/news/?item=13781 www.thejcea.org/jackson/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 BELLEVUE, Iowa — After 10 years teaching first grade together at Bellevue Elementary School, Lisa Roth and Emily Reeg are pretty much in sync.   Though the two teach separate classes,... Effort aims to identify the 'Heart & Soul' of Bellevue http://www.thejcea.org/jackson/news/?item=13673 www.thejcea.org/jackson/news Sun, 19 Nov 8400 15:04:50 -0800 BELLEVUE, Iowa — Data gathered from surveys, words written on slips of paper and even crowd-sourced songs about the city of Bellevue are being used to chart a course for the town. “I ho... ’Epic’ shot captured at Mines of Spain featured in Brides Magazine http://www.thejcea.org/jackson/news/?item=13585 www.thejcea.org/jackson/news Sun, 19 Nov 8000 15:03:55 -0800 Photographer Amelia Charleen Roling, of Preston, Iowa, recently had a photo from Mines of Spain Recreation Area in Dubuque featured in Brides magazine as part of its “50 of the Most Epic Wedding... 'All local, so it's all good' at Bellevue's Farm to Table gathering http://www.thejcea.org/jackson/news/?item=13584 www.thejcea.org/jackson/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 BELLEVUE, Iowa — Mark Herman said there’s no secret why locally sourced food is gaining in popularity. “These days, it seems to be a trend,” Herman said. “People want ... ECIA Receives Grant to Plan for a Pocket Neighborhood http://www.thejcea.org/jackson/news/?item=13574 www.thejcea.org/jackson/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800   Dubuque, IA, August 18, 2017:  The East Central Development Corporation (ECDC) recently received a $10,000 Iowa Area Development Group Community Foundation, Partners in Progress! grant ... Road project next year at Maquoketa Caves http://www.thejcea.org/jackson/news/?item=13308 www.thejcea.org/jackson/news Sun, 19 Nov 0800 15:01:57 -0800 MAQUOKETA, Iowa — A proposed road project could prompt the closure of Maquoketa Caves State Park for several months next summer. Plans call for a complete replacement of the asphalt road, 98t... MORE HOMETOWN PRIDE COMMUNITIES http://www.thejcea.org/jackson/news/?item=13073 www.thejcea.org/jackson/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Keep Iowa Beautiful (KIB) has partnered with the East Central Intergovernmental Association (ECIA) and the Grant Wood Mississippi River Region (GWMRR), which includes Dubuque, Jackson and Jones counti... 50 local, regional leaders focus on downtowns during Maquoketa event http://www.thejcea.org/jackson/news/?item=12672 www.thejcea.org/jackson/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 MAQUOKETA, Iowa — About 50 local and regional business leaders met Tuesday in Maquoketa to learn and exchange ideas to improve their downtown business climates. The event, sponsored by the Io... Bellevue teachers share honor http://www.thejcea.org/jackson/news/?item=13780 www.thejcea.org/jackson/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 ...