10 COMMUNITIES RECEIVE $934,430 IN MAIN STREET IOWA CHALLENGE GRANTS
2 Nov 2022
November 2, 2022 (DES MOINES, IA) – The Iowa Economic Development Authority (IEDA) today awarded $934,430 in Main Street Iowa Challenge Grants to 10 communities around the state. The grants will benefit local improvement projects, such as historic building rehabilitation and upper story renovations.
"The Main Street Iowa Challenge grants have been instrumental in revitalizing Iowa's historic main streets," said Debi Durham, executive director of IEDA and the Iowa Finance Authority. "Reinvesting in our traditional commercial districts is good business. It's good for our economy and good for our state. These projects will bring new businesses and new residents to our downtown districts."