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Advanced Manufacturing Career Fair

Published Thursday, October 23, 2014
October 22, 2014 - The Connecting Business and Education Committee hosted their first Advanced Manufacturing Career Fair Wednesday, October 22nd at Southeastern Community College’s West Burlington Campus. The committee, comprised of members from Lee County EDG, Greater Burlington Partnership, Mt. Pleasant Chamber Alliance, Great Prairie Area Education... more»

Lee County EDG Hosts Salute to Industry

Published Monday, September 15, 2014
Sept. 15, 2014 - Over 150 industry and community leaders attended the 2nd Annual Salute to Industry Summit on Monday evening. Keynote speaker Debi Durham, director of the Iowa Economic Development Authority, said as it stands now, Iowa is working. “I want the people to know that we have a plan in place in Iowa,” Durham said. “It is... more»

Lee County EDG Announces "Lee County 2018" Campaign

Published Thursday, August 14, 2014
Lee County EDG officially introduced its 5-year strategic plan and campaign during the much-anticipated public kick-off event today over breakfast. The Lee County EDG established a capital campaign goal of $1,100,000 covering the next five years, to implement an aggressive public/private economic development initiative in Lee County. Campaign Co-Chairs... more»

Talent for Today & Tomorrow

Published Thursday, July 10, 2014
The recent Employer Workforce Survey conducted by LeeCountyEDG provides valuable insight into workforce challenges facing Lee County businesses and industries as they seek to fill job openings created by expansion of their operations and/or the retirement of many of their long-term skilled employees. The increasing number of highly skilled baby boomers... more»
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