Lee County News

LCEDG looking for $1.6M through 2023

September 18, 2018 Chuck Vandenberg 0

BY CHUCK VANDENBERG PCC EDITOR FORT MADISON – The Lee County Economic Development Group tore the seam off the group’s next five-year fundraising campaign with a goal of $1.6 million Tuesday morning. LCEDG officials spoke [Read More…]

Fort Madison News

City Council tables LCEDG contribution discussions

August 22, 2018 Chuck Vandenberg 0

BY CHUCK VANDENBERG PCC EDITOR FORT MADISON – A discrepancy in interpretation of the City of Fort Madison’s commitment to the county’s economic development efforts resulted in a vibrant discussion between city officials and representatives [Read More…]

Lee County News
Lee County News

LCEDG tells supervisors workforce is biggest priority

December 12, 2017 Chuck Vandenberg 0

BY CHUCK VANDENBERG PCC EDITOR MONTROSE – With Lee County’s current unemployment rate at 4.1, county economic officials still say the area’s workforce, or lack thereof, is still a major challenge to employers. The Lee [Read More…]

Lee County News
Business
Lee County News

Governor helps IFC celebrate full production

April 19, 2017 Chuck Vandenberg 0

Editor’s Note: This article has been updated to correct information regarding a quote from Joe Steil. Steil said that the Fort Madison Economic Development group. owns land in the Siemens/Pinnacle area and not the Lee [Read More…]