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At Two Year Anniversary of Rebranding, Urbandale Marks 24 Projects in Urban Loop

September 26, 2019

The Urban Loop is a development area anchored by the 90-degree-bend in interstate 35/80 formerly known as Rider Corner.

OneVoice DSM Podcast Episode 1: The Most Transformational Quality of Life Project in DSM

September 26, 2019

The first of 86 Central Iowa Water Trails sites is complete in Johnston, Iowa.

MPO Asks for Comments on Transportation Plan

September 26, 2019

Greater Des Moines residents may now comment on a draft of the region's long-range transportation plan. Read the full story on the Business Record.

Episode 34: How an Ecosystem of Innovation Spurred a Successful Water Treatment Startup

September 26, 2019

Ames-based wastewater startup uses algae to remove and recycle pollutants from wastewater.

A Lesson in Mindfulness from 2019 DSM Book Festival Author Garth Stein

September 25, 2019

The DSM Book Festival in Downtown Des Moines (DSM) offers insight from bestselling headlining authors.

Partnership Between Bank of America and 2 Local Nonprofits Helps Build Workforce and Leadership Skills in DSM

September 24, 2019

Student Leaders Program offers students a chance to build skills and help the Greater Des Moines (DSM) community.

Des Moines International Airport Improves Parking Experience

September 24, 2019

The Airport has successfully installed ultrasonic parking guidance system from INDECT.

Norwalk Area Chamber of Commerce 2019 Spotlight

September 23, 2019

Executive Director Lucinda Sperry explains how the Norwalk Area Chamber will focus on improving events in 2019.

The Fareway Experience Starts Behind the Scenes

September 20, 2019

Fareway is a family-owned Midwest grocery company and top 10 Iowa employer.

Five Restaurants to Try During National Welcoming Week

September 19, 2019

Try out these Greater Des Moines (DSM) restaurants as communities celebrate the 2019 National Welcoming Week.