RFP – Siouxland Community Development Financing Gap Study

The Siouxland Interstate Metropolitan Planning Council (SIMPCO) and the Siouxland Economic Development Corporation (SEDC) invite the submission of proposals from experienced and qualified consultants to complete a Community Financing Gap Study. COVID-19 has resulted in widespread unemployment and business closures, and no population groups have been impacted economically more severely than the traditionally underserved populations […]

RFQ – Hamilton Boulevard Corridor Traffic Study

The Siouxland Interstate Metropolitan Planning Council (SIMPCO) and the City of Sioux City, IA invite the submission of qualifications from experienced and qualified consultants to complete a traffic signal study of Hamilton Boulevard between I-29 and Stone Park Boulevard in Sioux City. The analysis would consider existing traffic signals at intersections along the corridor to […]

RFQ – Dakota City Pine Street Traffic Study

The Siouxland Interstate Metropolitan Planning Council (SIMPCO) and the City of Dakota City invite the submission of qualifications from experienced and qualified consultants to complete a traffic study for a portion of Pine Street. The goal of this traffic study is to analyze the traffic impacts of paving the existing gravel portion of Pine Street […]

RFP – Local Tourism Marketing Study

The Siouxland Interstate Metropolitan Planning Council (SIMPCO) and the Sioux City Regional Convention & Visitors Bureau invite the submission of proposals from experienced and qualified consultants to complete a local tourism marketing study. The COVID-19 pandemic has impacted travel, tourism, and local businesses in the Siouxland region and throughout the country. This study serves as […]

MPO Long Range Transportation Plan Survey

SIMPCO requests your feedback to help shape the SIMPCO MPO 2045 Long Range Transportation Plan!  Follow the link to assess existing and planned transportation infrastructure in the Sioux City metropolitan area.  The survey closes midnight, September 7, 2020. Go to: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/2045_LRTP The SIMPCO Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) includes planning projects for Sergeant Bluff, Sioux City, Plymouth […]

Staff Spotlight – Alejandra Quintana

We have an amazing group of staff members at SIMPCO and we want to make sure you all get to know them! Say “Hello” to November’s Staff Spotlight, Alejandra Quintana. Alejandra joined the SIMPCO staff in August as one of our newest Regional Planners. Q: Who inspires you?  A. My parents Q: Where is your […]

Tri-State Legislative Forum

Tri-State Legislative Forum SIMPCO Members, Stakeholders and Guests: Please join us for the Tri-State Legislative Forum Friday, December 6, 2019 9:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Western Iowa Tech Community College (WITCC) 4647 Stone Ave, Robert E Dunker Student Center (RED) Building, Room W108 Sioux City, Iowa To view the agenda for this event, click here.  […]

SIMPCO Board of Directors Member Spotlight – Tammy Bramley

We have amazing members on the SIMPCO Board of Directors and we want to make sure you get to know them! Say “Hello” to our September Board Member Spotlight, Tammy Bramley. Tammy serves on the SIMPCO Board of Directors representing Monona County, Iowa where she is a County Supervisor. In addition, Tammy serves on the following SIMPCO […]

Staff Spotlight – Sharon Burton

Sharon Burton We have an amazing group of staff members at SIMPCO and we want to make sure you all get to know them! Say “Hello” to July’s Staff Spotlight, Sharon Burton. Sharon serves as the Executive Assistant of SIMPCO. Q: Who inspires you?  A. My parents, grandparents, and children Q: Where is your favorite place […]

SAVE THE DATES!

Don’t miss two SIMPCO events happening in June! SIMPCO will be holding a Regional Economic Diversification Summit on June 12. This event will include speakers at the federal, state and local level from Iowa, Nebraska and South Dakota. SIMPCO members and economic development professionals are encouraged to attend.  An agenda and registration information will be coming […]