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Des Moines, IA 50312 


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Iowa is centrally located in the USA.

IADG provides business and community project support on behalf of nearly 250 Iowa electric and telecommunications utilities. Confidential services include available site and building identification, financial incentives, technical assistance, and resources necessary to meet the clients specific needs.


Recent Articles

  • 07.25.2016

    2nd Quarter 2016 IADG Newsletter

    Read about the latest USDA REDL&G awards, along with the latest business and community project updates April - June, 2016. Read More

  • 07.19.2016

    Helping Rural Areas Prosper

    The REDLG program has a strong track record in Iowa, thanks to relationships with rural electric cooperatives and organizations such as Iowa Area Development Group. Iowa Area Development Group has played a key role in more than $90 million in REDLG funding being awarded in the state during the last 20 years or so. This funding has leveraged around $700 million in local investments. Read More

  • 05.06.2016

    USDA Awards $3.64 Million to Support Economic Development in Rural Iowa

    USDA Rural Business-Cooperative Services Administrator, Sam Rikkers, today announced $3.64 million in loans and grants from the Rural Economic Development Loan and Grant (REDL&G) program, for six Iowa projects. Read More

  • 05.02.2016

    IADG Supports New Entrepreneur Series on IPTV

    IADG signed on as the first sponsor of the new IPTV series, Iowa Entrepreneur. Each of the 13 episodes features two local Iowa businesses and the stories of how their owners overcame personal and financial struggles to find success Read More

  • 04.29.2016

    IADG Newsletter - 1st Quarter 2016

    See the 2016 Impact Award recipients, along with the latest business and community project updates Jan.-Mar., 2016. Read More

  • 04.20.2016

    Innovative Plant Solutions Locates in Estherville

    Innovative Plant Solutions began operation in the Former BASF facility in Estherville in early 2016. Keys to attracting Innovative Plant Solutions were that company Vice President Steve Farris, a 1999 graduate of Graettinger High School, is familiar with the area; and the availability of an existing building that met their needs. Read More


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