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Hiawatha Supports The Home Base Iowa Program

Posted on: July 24th, 2019 by | No Comments

 Enduring training, battling through horrific war zones and working far from familiar surroundings, veterans have put their lives and health at risk for this nation. Coming home with battle wounds—visible and hidden—soldiers have to learn to adapt to a …Read More

Hiawatha State of the City Luncheon 2019

Posted on: July 23rd, 2019 by | No Comments

On Thursday, July 18, 2019, the Hiawatha Economic Development Corporation (HEDCO) hosted a luncheon for Hiawatha businesses featuring a presentation and panel about the past year’s progress. Kyle Kunz, HEDCO Board of Directors Chair, explained the successful timeline of Hiawatha …Read More

Iowa Department of Transportation (IDOT) visits Hiawatha

Posted on: April 12th, 2018 by | No Comments

Since the Iowa Department of Transportation decided to approve construction of a new interchange on I-380 for Tower Terrace Road, Hiawatha residents’ and businesses have been counting down the days until the project officially begins. Outspoken stakeholders in the project …Read More

Hiawatha Business Spreads The Wealth

Posted on: January 19th, 2018 by | No Comments

Imagine the excitement that echoed throughout Cedar Rapids Toyota as General Manager Chris Langhurst handed a bonus check to each employee this week! Because of recent changes in the federal tax code, Cedar Rapids Toyota owner Scott Ryan decided to …Read More

Local Real Estate Company Announces Relocation

Posted on: December 18th, 2017 by | No Comments

The new office, located near the intersection of Blairs Ferry and Miller Road in Hiawatha, gives the 6-year-old company with more than 40 years of real estate experience, more flexibility in serving clients, according to co-owner Teri Graf. “Being located …Read More

Petersen Pet Hospital coming to Hiawatha in 2018

Posted on: November 17th, 2017 by | No Comments

The summer of 2018 will bring with it a new and improved facility for Petersen Pet Hospital to call home! Because of the immense growth and success, the pet hospital has experienced they are in need of a new and …Read More

Hiawatha’s Village Center Intersection set to open Oct. 31st

Posted on: October 31st, 2017 by | No Comments

This is an exciting time for Hiawatha as we welcome the new Village Center Intersection on Tuesday, October 31 at 10am. The cause for excitement is not only due to the new intersection and the new safety measures in place …Read More

After 25 years in the making, Hiawatha’s Tower Terraces Road Interchange becomes reality

Posted on: June 30th, 2017 by | No Comments

Construction of a new interchange on I-380 for Tower Terrace Road in Hiawatha has been officially approved by the Iowa Department of Transportation (IDOT). Construction is set to begin in 2022.  This news comes as a relief to many Hiawatha residents, …Read More

WLC Spotlight – Newell Machinery Company

Posted on: April 26th, 2017 by | No Comments

Time and time again Workplace Learning Connection hears from our economic development groups about the importance of future workforce development and the creation of a pipeline. Through the collaborative efforts of Linn County business partners, WLC is proud to have …Read More

Presentations, Inc./Arreya of Hiawatha Named Technology Finalist

Posted on: March 6th, 2017 by | No Comments

The Technology Association of Iowa (TAI), the statewide voice for Iowa’s technology industry, and the LWBJ names Presentations, Inc./Arreya of Hiawatha as one of their 12th Annual LWBJ Prometheus Awards finalist. Presentations, Inc./Arreya are nominated as one of the top …Read More