A brownfield is a property of which the redevelopment, or reuse of may be complicated the presence or the potential presence of a hazardous substance, pollutant, or contaminant. Brownfields are generally abandoned, idle or underused properties, or vacant land where a facility once stood.
If you believe you have a site that may qualify as a brownfield and would like to request assessment services (Phase I...
The 2015 Jackson County Housing Needs Assessment has recently been completed by the East Central Intergovernmental Association (ECIA). The cities of Maquoketa, Bellevue, Miles and Preston have partnered with the Jackson County Board of Supervisors, and the Jackson County Economic Alliance to participate in this needs assessment. The purpose of this assessment was to assist in better understanding the County’s housing conditions as they exist...
The 2015 Jackson County Housing Needs Assessment has been completed by the East Central Intergovernmental Association (ECIA). The cities of Maquoketa, Bellevue, Miles and Preston have partnered with the Jackson County Board of Supervisors, and the Economic Alliance to participate in this needs assessment. The purpose of this assessment is to assist in better understanding the County’s housing conditions as they exist today, identify the...
DESIGNATED AREAS - Downtown areas as determined by each community.
MAXIMUM & MINIMUM LOAN AMOUNT - Maximum loan under this program will be $250,000 per project.
Each institution maintains the right to use its own underwriting criteria when considering each participation.
Minimum loan will be $5,000.
TERM - Loans shall have a term of five years.
INTEREST RATE - The interest rate shall be fixed at 4.9% for the term of the loan.
AMORTIZATION - Loans...
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The Federal Government is one of the biggest buyers in the world. On average they spend at least $400 billion annually on goods and services. At the Thomson Federal Prison everything from paper products to food to laundry services will need to be contracted. Area businesses logically have a leg up on competition here, as they can offer their goods at price that excludes much...
The process to become a Federal Government Contractor can be daunting, but offers great potential. The JCEA partners at CIRAS are a great resource in investigating this possibility. The following factsheet is a great first step in determining the feasibility of becoming a Federal Government Contractor.
The process to become a Federal Government Contractor can be daunting, but offers great potential. The JCEA partners at CIRAS are a great resource in investigating this possibility. The following PowerPoint is a great first step in determining the feasibility of becoming a Federal Government Contractor.
For Immediate Release
DATE: August 4, 2014
Contact: Carl W. Reimer
Eastern Iowa Regional Housing Corporation Housing Trust Fund (EIRHC HTF)
Solicitation for Applications
The Eastern Iowa Regional Housing Corporation Housing Trust Fund is soliciting applications, and will be applying for funds from the Iowa Finance Authority (IFA) to assist in five (5) of the following Housing Categories:
LEAD HAZARD REMEDIATION
OWNER-OCCUPIED REHABILITATION ACTIVITIES
EMERGENCY (TRANSITIONAL) HOUSING AND SPECIAL NEEDS HOUSING
Revolving Loan Fund Application:
The purpose of the RLF is to support business activities for which credit is not otherwise available on terms and conditions which would permit completion and/or the successful operation or accomplishment of the project in the following eligible areas: Jackson County. The lender reserves the right to recall the loan if these requirements are not met.
The Rural Economic Development Loan Program was specifically designed to assist job creation projects in rural areas. Rural Electric Cooperatives can apply to this unique USDA program that allows for up to $1 million in 0% interest financing to assist with your business expansion.
The Rural Economic Development Grant Program is designed to spur job creation in rural areas by creating or enhancing a revolving loan fund....
Application for Property Tax Credit:
This application must be filed or mailed to your city or county assessor by February 1 of the year in which the property claimed for exemption is first assessed for taxation. It must be postmarked no later than February 1. Iowa assessors’ addresses can be found at the Iowa State Association of Assessors Web site (here).
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The Department of the Army's Office of the Assistant G-1 for Civilian Personnel (AG-1 CP) is headquartered in Fort Belvoir, Virginia. The AG-1 CP is responsible for managing Civilian personnel programs and implementing policies affecting Army Civilians.
We understand that in many ways the success of a company depends on the strength of its workforce. Iowa has all of the key elements to provide a smart, productive workforce necessary to foster business growth. To help Iowa companies maintain their competitive edge, the Iowa Economic Development Authority will help you develop a workforce and access training programs to meet the specific needs of...
Jackson County is a picture postcard. Ancient land, its rugged uplands and limestone bluffs provide panoramic vistas. Deep in wooded valleys, verdant lowlands beckon, sculpted by meandering rivers. Jackson County can best be described in two words: simply beautiful. You'll want to come for a day... and stay for a lifetime!
Photos throughout the JCEA Website are courtesy of David Namanny, Bellevue Herald Leader, The Bellevue Chamber of Commerce, The Maquoketa Chamber of Commerce, and Patti Hoffman, who represents Preston Growth and Development and The Preston Times.
Jackson County Economic Alliance
119 South Main Street, Suite 5 Maquoketa, IA 52060 Phone:(563) 652-4549 |