Economic Development Incentives & Partnerships

  • Aggressive local incentives for Industrial/Corporate Office projects meeting investment and job creation/retention criteria
  • Land incentives on City owned shovel ready sites along with Property Tax Abatements or Rebate
  • One stop shop for economic development projects including permitting. No red tape!
  • Proactive and business oriented local government that provides competitive economic incentives and an understanding of “fast track” project requirements
  • Strong partnership with the Iowa Economic Development Authority to secure additional grants, loans, tax credits, etc. tied to job creation, wages, and capital investment
  • Job Training Program funds available through Hawkeye Community College
  • Low interest Revolving Loan Funds and SBA Financing available through Black Hawk Economic Development, Inc.