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Helgerson Flats site almost ready for business

Wednesday, September 05, 2018

OTTUMWA — Even when spending millions of dollars building a new facility, industry investors worry about obstacles. That’s why economic development experts came up with...
AN IMPARTIAL ANALYSIS OF IOWA’S BIOSCIENCE STRENGTHS

Tuesday, August 28, 2018

The state of Iowa commissioned TEConomy Partners to conduct a thorough analysis of its bioscience capabilities.  The resulting report, "Iowa Bioscience Development:  Core Competency Analysis, Platform...
OEDC Receives John Deere Foundation Grant

Tuesday, July 10, 2018

In June, OEDC was awarded $59,000 to financially support two OEDC projects: a Target Industry Study and Marketing/Communications Plan for OEDC. The Target Industry Study is...
Hometown Rewards Kicks Off in Ottumwa

Monday, June 11, 2018

OTTUMWA  – Alliant Energy and the Ottumwa Hometown Rewards Steering Committee partnered to bring Hometown Rewards to Ottumwa. The great opportunity was kicked off with a...
New Bagel Restaurant Set to Open in Ottumwa

Tuesday, June 05, 2018

OTTUMWA-The wait for bagels is over! The Blaine’s Bagels at 101 South Market Street, in downtown Ottumwa opened their doors to the public. Blaine’s Bagels is...
O’Town O’ptomist Economic News, May 2018

Saturday, May 05, 2018

OEDC is committed to promoting the overall economic health of Ottumwa and Wapello County by expanding and retaining business and industry, assisting in the development...
O’Town O’ptomist Economic News, April 2018

Sunday, April 08, 2018

OEDC is committed to promoting the overall economic health of Ottumwa and Wapello County by expanding and retaining business and industry, assisting in the development...
Featured Investor 

Thursday, November 01, 2018

The Optical Shoppe has been on Main St. in Ottumwa since 1972, and investing in Ottumwa Economic Development Corp. for well over a decade. Dr....
Bio Mass World Congress in Iowa for 2019

Monday, October 08, 2018

The Biotechnology Innovation Organization (BIO) announced the selection of Des Moines, Iowa, as the location for the 2019 BIO World Congress on Industrial Biotechnology. The event...
Communications Plan to Focus on More Outreach

Friday, September 21, 2018

There's no doubt that business attraction, retention, and expansion play key roles in OEDC's activities. But keeping its own house in order is critical too....
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