Cedar Lake revitalization as part of ConnectCR and the African American Museum of Iowa’s renovation project are among 34 seeking Community Attraction and Tourism grant funding.
Articles Tagged: Cedar Rapids
News Mar. 30, 2023 5:27 pm1d ago
The City of Cedar Rapids hosted a municipal training exercise Thursday that involved simulating a large-scale emergency response and provided a sneak peek into what happens behind the scenes when city agencies team up to respond to emergencies.
Business News Mar. 30, 2023 2:28 pm1d ago
Employers, helping agencies will be at April 6 in Cedar Rapids event
Crime and Courts Mar. 30, 2023 9:30 am1d ago
Unions representing Cedar Rapids law enforcement officials shared with City Manager Jeff Pomeranz that they oppose having a civilian police department head as the city assesses whether Chief Wayne Jerman aged out of being a certified officer when he turned 66.
Local Government Mar. 29, 2023 3:43 pm2d ago
The Linn County Board of Supervisors unanimously voted to extend its pause on new large-scale solar projects. The renewable energy review committees have final meetings this week to assess the county ordinance governing the solar projects.
Local Government Mar. 29, 2023 2:43 pm2d ago
The supervisors backed a 4.92 percent pay bump for the county attorney, sheriff and their deputies, and a 4.1 percent increase for other elected officials and their deputies. The compensation board suggested 12 percent and 10 percent raises for those officials, respectively.
Local Government Mar. 29, 2023 11:54 am2d ago
Residents are pushing back as more homes were referred Tuesday to a Linn County panel to initiate eminent domain proceedings as the city of Cedar Rapids looks to finalize home acquisitions for flood control in the Northwest Neighborhood.
Restaurants Mar. 29, 2023 2:38 pm2d ago
See how you can get a slice of the Mount Vernon baker’s artisan pizzas, only available a couple times each week.
Restaurants Mar. 29, 2023 5:45 am3d ago
The mother-and-daughter run bakery known for its scratch-made pastries, cookies, bread and pies in Iowa County, will open a new location at NewBo City Market in May.
Local Government Mar. 29, 2023 5:00 am3d ago
Local skaters will now be able to use temporary equipment at Time Check Park while the city’s only permanent skate park remains closed for flood control work.
Restaurants Mar. 28, 2023 9:58 am3d ago
The temporary closure comes immediately after competitor Raising Cane’s opened a new Cedar Rapids location across the street.
By Katie Mills Giorgio, - correspondent
Business News Mar. 28, 2023 5:00 am7d ago
Owner aims to make Vintage2Die4 a destination stop
Gazette-Lee Des Moines Bureau
Campaigns & Elections Mar. 27, 2023 2:44 pm4d ago
Republican former Vice President Mike Pence and GOP U.S. Sen. Tim Scott of South Carolina are dipping their toes back into the 2024 waters, and Nikki Haley returning to Iowa.
Business News Mar. 28, 2023 3:46 pm3d ago
Megabus, one of the largest bus companies in North America, is partnering with Burlington Trailways to expand bus service to 48 Midwestern cities, including Cedar Rapids and Iowa City.
Crime and Courts Mar. 27, 2023 2:57 pm4d ago
A Cedar Rapids man was arrested Saturday, accused of sexually abusing a child several times over multiple years.