News & Events

Iowa Initiative for Sustainable Communities

SIMPCO members are encouraged to submit a letter of interest to partner with the University of Iowa, Iowa Initiatives for Sustainable Communities! Questions or need help applying? Contact us simpco@simpco.org. More information on IISC: click here

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 […]

Staff Spotlight – Michelle Bostinelos

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 June’s Staff Spotlight, Michelle Bostinelos. Michelle serves as the Executive Director of SIMPCO. Q: Who inspires you?  A. I am inspired by strong women.  Women who balance family and working (outside or inside […]

Regional Economic Diversification Summit (REDS) June 12

Regional Economic Diversification Summit (REDS) June 12, 2019 Western Iowa Tech Community College 4647 Stone Ave, Sioux City D103 Cargill Auditorium (Entrance 14, parking lot 4 or 5) Registration/Morning Networking: 8:30 a.m. Welcome and Overview: 9:00 a.m. End Time: 3:30 p.m. View the full agenda: click here Engage at the Summit!  Learn about the region’s economic […]

Staff Spotlight

Karen Clayton 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 the April Staff Spotlight, Karen Clayton. Karen serves as an Accountant II  for SIMPCO. Q. Who inspires you?  A. I am inspired by those who rise above their circumstances […]

Bike-to-Work Day 2019

Everyone is encouraged to trade their cars for their bikes and participate in the Sioux City metropolitan area’s Bike to Work Day event on Friday, May 17, 2019. Bike to Work Day is part of a national effort, endorsed by the U.S. Department of Transportation and promoted by the League of American Bicyclists, to highlight […]

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 […]

Disaster Assistance

A flood disaster and recovery resource list is now available  on the SIMPCO website.  We will be updating this list as more information is provided. Please contact SIMPCO for assistance.