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Why choose the Greater Clinton Region?
Strategic location — Easy access to Chicago and other Midwest Markets.
Strong multi-modal transportation infrastructure — Combination of Highway (Highways 30 and 67 intersect at the center of our region), Rail (UP mainline, BNSF, and IC&E), and barge (Mississippi River).
Strategic advantages to foster energy-intensive industry that processes agricultural products to alternative fuels or value-added oils.
Infrastructure and resources that bring efficiencies into myriad value-added agriculture production capabilities.
Over a dozen brand name/
companies; many continually investing in their Regional subsidiaries.
Availability of skilled, experienced, productive and cost-effective workforce.
Exceptional workforce development and training resources.
Excellent telecommunications capabilities.
Bi-State Region with new and expanding businesses.
Access to higher education institutions such as Ashford University providing both undergraduate and advanced degrees and Eastern Iowa Community College District.
Pro-business communities with leadership supportive of economic development.
Pro-active public/private partnerships.
Access to aggressive local, regional and state business assistance programs.
Great quality of life centered on the Mississippi River
Professional Economic Development Organization serving as the one-stop shop.