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Partnership News

Read the news releases below to learn about the latest Greater Des Moines Partnership news, initiatives and programs to advance economic development, community development, talent development and Downtown development in Greater Des Moines (DSM). Visit our Partnership Blog for more news and updates.

Partnership Events

Find out more about about the latest Partnership events.

Downtown Farmers' Market Teams Up with Court Avenue Brewing Company to Release Farmers' Market Gold Beer This Saturday

June 13, 2018

The Downtown Farmers' Market presented by UnityPoint Health - Des Moines has teamed up with Court Avenue Restaurant & Brewing Company (CABCo) to release a special brew - Farmers' Market Gold - in time for the Iowa Craft Brew Festival.

Public Invited to Hear The Dam Plan

June 12, 2018

The findings of the Water Trails Engineering Study are in, and not only is it technically feasible to develop a regional network of water trails for Greater Des Moines ­- there is also a coalition of partners dedicated to driving the next steps in this multi-year process.

Economic Development Momentum: MidAmerican Energy Company, Source Allies, Inc., John Deere ISG

May 30, 2018

Major economic development projects have moved forward in Greater Des Moines (DSM). Read about some of the latest developments.

Wind XII Project Positions MidAmerican Energy to Hit 100 Percent Renewable Goal

May 30, 2018

MidAmerican Energy Company will be the first investor-owned electric utility in the country to generate renewable energy equal to 100 percent of its customers' usage on an annual basis, upon completing its newest proposed wind energy project.

Greater Des Moines Partnership Presents the Youth Leadership Initiative Graduating Class of 2018

May 21, 2018

A total of 37 students representing 21 schools graduated from Greater Des Moines' (DSM's) 2018 Youth Leadership Initiative (YLI) class.

Calling All DSM USA Interns to Seize the City This Summer

May 18, 2018

The intern community and professional development series returns May 30.

Greater Des Moines Committee Gifts $10,000 to Water Trails Project

May 17, 2018

The Greater Des Moines Committee has announced a $10,000 gift for the multi-year regional water trails project to activate riverfront amenities throughout Greater Des Moines (DSM).

Iowa AgriTech Accelerator Announces Startups for Program's 2018 Cohort

May 11, 2018

The Iowa AgriTech Accelerator is pleased to announce five AgTech startups selected for the program's 2018 cohort.

Partnership Announces Federal Agenda, Speakers for DMDC Trip

May 3, 2018

The Greater Des Moines Partnership has released its Federal Policy Agenda in advance of its 39th annual trip to Washington, D.C. on Wednesday, May 9 through Friday, May 11.

Partnership Wins Mac Conway Award for Excellence in Economic Development

May 2, 2018

The Partnership is one of 15 organizations to be recognized as a top economic development group in 2017.