Monona County Economic Development

MCEDP Board Approves Update to Partner Benefits 2020

By admin on February 3, 2020 0 Comments

On January 31, 2020 the MCEDP Board of Directors voted to approve an update to their partner benefits. The executive director proposed a significant increase in the level of marketing provided to MCEDP partners by offering things such as eligibility to be featured in the annual promotional video, increased online promotion for partners through the … Continue Reading

Education, Monona County Economic Development, Workforce Development

Work Based Learning and Business Partnerships at West Monona School

By admin on December 16, 2019 0 Comments

West Monona Community School District has partnered with several entities including Monona County Economic Development (MCEDP), The Northwest Area Education Agency, The City of Onawa, and Future Ready Iowa to facilitate Work Based Learning and business partnerships for students and local employers.  The school-business partnership was initially developed in 2018 when community leaders, law enforcement … Continue Reading

Monona County Economic Development

MCEDP 2018 Annual Report

By admin on December 31, 2018 0 Comments

2018 was an exciting year for the Monona County Economic Development Partnership for Growth. Entrepreneurship This year has been filled with much needed time making connections with groups in the county and region. Monona County Economic Development has built on it’s existing partnership with Iowa’s West Coast Initiative and the Small Business Development Centers to … Continue Reading

Community Development, Monona County Economic Development

Onawa’s Planned Streetscape

By admin on December 5, 2018 0 Comments

The City of Onawa, in conjunction with Monona County Economic Development and Onawa’s Downtown Revitalization Committee, is moving swiftly forward with a dedicated Downtown Streetscape Revitalization Project. The overarching mission for this project is to encourage local spending, provide business development opportunities, inspire a safe and healthy community, promote tourism, and cultivate a sense of … Continue Reading