Natural Resource Based Community & Economic Development

Northeast Iowa Resource Conservation and Development Inc. will be starting on a community revitalization plan in Postville this summer.The plan seeks to increase private and public investment in the area by creating a comprehensive community vision for development, improvements and infrastructure.“We look forward to working...

[caption id="attachment_476" align="alignright" width="150" caption="Funding Provided By Safe Routes to School Program"][/caption]Northeast Iowa Resource Conservation and Development partnered with 34 schools from 13 school districts in Allamakee, Clayton, Fayette, Howard, and Winneshiek counties during the 2008-2009 school year to gather baseline data on:current attitudes and...

[caption id="attachment_2086" align="alignleft" width="400" caption="Guttenberg Marina"][/caption]NE IA RC&D is assisting the City of Guttenberg with development of a downtown riverfront marina. The project is maximizing natural resource based economic development without destroying sensitive resources in the Mississippi River, Mississippi River bottomland hardwood wetlands, and small...