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IEDA Funding, tax breaks spur job creation in Iowa.

IOWA — The Iowa Economic Development Authority (IEDA) board recently awarded direct financial assistance and tax benefits to four companies for job creation and expansion projects. These awards will assist in the creation of 241 jobs and will result in ...

Union Tank Car expands Muscatine operation.

MUSCATINE, Iowa – Union Tank Car plans to expand its operations in Muscatine, investing $1.9 million and creating 10 new jobs. Union Tank Car, which inspects, cleans and repairs railroad tank cars, currently employs 20 workers at its Muscatine site. Bas ...

Main Street Iowa grants announced.

DES MOINES — The Iowa Economic Development Authority (IEDA) recently awarded Main Street Iowa Challenge Grants to 13 communities around the state. The grants will benefit local improvement projects for expanding downtown businesses. “These challenge g ...