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IRDC Launches New Website

February 3, 2020 10:11 am Published by Comments Off on IRDC Launches New Website

The Iowa Rural Development Council is pleased to unveil its new website,  which was created by the talented team at Big Imprint, a West Liberty-based websites and marketing firm. “We are thrilled to have Ethan Anderson and the Big Imprint designers on our team,” said IRDC Chair Sandy Ehrig.  “We... Read More →


ITC Midwest, IRDC Launch New Grant Program

January 15, 2020 9:00 am Published by Comments Off on ITC Midwest, IRDC Launch New Grant Program

ITC Midwest and the Iowa Rural Development Council (IRDC) today launched the Power of Connection Community Grant Program to facilitate economic development in rural communities across Iowa. The announcement was made at the IRDC’s meeting held in Perry. This innovative economic development program is designed to pair rural communities seeking... Read More →


Perry’s Strategic Vision Highlights Council, Empower Meeting

January 14, 2020 10:51 am Published by Comments Off on Perry’s Strategic Vision Highlights Council, Empower Meeting

The final meeting of both the Iowa Rural Development Council and the Empower Rural Iowa task force was one that left attendees amazed at what a community of 7,500 can accomplish. The day-long gathering was held in La Poste, an event space developed in the city’s historic former post office. ... Read More →


Rural Council, Empower Rural Iowa Celebrate Perry at Joint Meeting

January 14, 2020 10:46 am Published by Comments Off on Rural Council, Empower Rural Iowa Celebrate Perry at Joint Meeting

The final meeting of both the Iowa Rural Development Council and the Empower Rural Iowa task force was one that left attendees amazed at what a community of 7,500 can accomplish. The day-long gathering was held in La Poste, an event space developed in the city’s historic former post office. ... Read More →