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ISU Extension and Outreach CED Helps Iowa Communities with Housing Needs Assessments

September 14, 2017, 12:20 pm | Greg Wallace

For many Iowans, their home is the largest, most important investment they’ll ever make. But if their local community is struggling, they may have a hard time getting the value they need when they’re ready to sell. ISU Extension and Outreach works with Iowa communities to paint a true picture of local housing needs. It's an important service for any town that wants to remain vibrant.

Iowa’s Living Roadways Community Visioning Accepting Applications for 2018

August 16, 2017, 1:58 pm | Sandra Oberbroeckling

The Iowa’s Living Roadways Community Visioning Program is currently accepting applications for the 2018 program. Eligible communities are those with populations of fewer than 10,000 residents, existing transportation-related issues, and a committee of volunteers willing to dedicate their time and talent to the visioning process.

Festival Highlights Benefits of Music for People with Parkinson’s Disease

August 2, 2017, 1:25 pm | Angie Hunt

Elizabeth Stegemöller, an assistant professor of kinesiology at Iowa State University, established singing classes for people with Parkinson's disease. An upcoming music festival and concert will not only highlight the clients’ musical talents, but also celebrate the strength they have built through song.