U.S. Highway Economic Development Study

The Siouxland Interstate Metropolitan Planning Council (SIMPCO) announces the Notice of Investment Award from the United States Economic Development Administration (U.S. EDA).   This EDA investment provides funding for a Highway 20 Economic Development Study. The Study will assess the feasibility of economic development opportunities for job creation and investments in Northwest Iowa and Northeast Nebraska. […]

SIMPCO Annual Meeting

SIMPCO Members & Guests: Please join us for the SIMPCO’s Annual Meeting which will be held a the Sergeant Bluff Community Center, 903 Topaz Drive, Sergeant Bluff, IA  on Thursday, May 10, 2018. 5:30 PM Board of Directors 6:00 PM There will be a special announcement regarding an upcoming SIMPCO study 6:15 PM Catered Dinner […]

Bike Friendly Employer Award

Don’t forget to apply for the Bike Friendly Employer Award! The Bike Friendly Employer Award recognizes businesses and organizations for their efforts to support their bicycling employees, customers, and the bicycling community because doing so is great for business. All employers in the Sioux City Metro area are invited to complete the Bike Friendly Employer […]

SIMPCO Membership Workshop

SIMPCO held their first Membership Workshop at Western Iowa Tech in Sioux City on March 2, 2018. SIMPCO members were given the chance to find out what SMPCO is all about. The Membership Workshop included organizational structure, committees to participate in, divisions within the organization, and how they can get more involved.  SIMPCO staff provided […]

Dream Big Grow Here Contest

Dream Big Grow Here Contest Now Accepting Submissions   The economic development organizations in northwest Iowa are once again teaming up to offer the Dream Big Grow Here business grant contest to our region. The Dream Big Grow Here contest is an opportunity for entrepreneurs and small business owners to fulfill their dreams of self-employment […]