Volume 10

Proposed public art pieces for Manning

Interwoven Park connection concept drawingVolume 10, Issue 1, 2018

  • Woodbury County council and staff learn about Latino businesses in Sioux City
  • CED specialists bring place-based leadership training to communities
  • Five steps to excellent customer service. Step One: Make It Your Own
  • County health Data for Decision Makers reports now available 
  • 2016 PLACE projects in Manning and Newton continue to have an impact
  • CED faculty and staff recognized during Extension and Outreach annual conference
  • New CED specialist works with African and African-American small businesses and nonprofits
  • Geospatial Technology Program hires new systems analyst
  • ISU Extension CED supports revitalization of Iowa Rural Development Council
  • Communities learn to deal with nuisance properties
  • Local businesses benefit from ISU Extension CED Road Scholar Program

Volunteers planting along a roadside in MapletonVolume 10, Issue 2, 2018

  • Iowa Retail Initiative seeks communities for pilot project
  • Facilitation training will help CED stay on 'ToP' of its game
  • Extension CED expands cultural competency training to new clients
  • Five steps to excellent customer service. Step Two: Make It Personal  
  • Iowa Municipal Professionals Institute takes fiscal training 'On The Road'
  • ISU research team measures the 'ripple effects' of Community Visioning
  • CED and Iowa League of Cities create shared position
  • Extension CED gains real estate expertise with new faculty member
  • Two-day short course on ArcGIS 10.5 offered
  • Extension CED to assume role of Institute of Public Affairs
  • Kendall receives 2018 Dwight Ink Public Service Award
  • 2019 Iowa's Living Roadways Community Visioning Program towns selected
  • CED specialists honored at university awards ceremony

Volume 10, Issue 3, 2018

  • Project addresses local food access in rural communities
  • Marketing Hometown America study circles spark community conversations, action plans for new resident attraction
  • Community Food Systems program offers two certification programs
  • Five Steps to excellent customer service: Step Three: Make It Efficient
  • Geospatial Technology Program to offer course on QGIS
  • Henry and Lee Counties building leadership capacity with Leading Communities
  • VP for Extension and Outreach offers funding opportunity to counties to participate in Leading Communities
  • Sara Shonrock brings housing expertise to local government programming
  • Middlebrooks receives 'Hidden Figure' award during Black History Month celebration
  • ISU Extension and Outreach eAccessibility Initiative provides access for all
  • Civil Rights Symposium to be held in Des Moines
  • Extension CED now offering data literacy workshops
  • Registration open for Intro to Planning and Zoning workshops
  • Extension CED continues to offer innovative small business development methods