James Chung: “Next Frontiers for a Standout City” James Chung didn’t find Greater Des Moines – Greater Des Moines found him. Chung is the president of Reach Advisors, a strategy, […]

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The Des Moines Area Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) has awarded more than $15 million to 16 transportation projects improving Greater Des Moines. The projects receiving funding range from widening streets […]

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Des Moines Real Estate Developer Rick Tollakson Receives Prestigious National Planning Award Tollakson honored for advancing the Greater Des Moines Water Trails and Greenways Master Plan CHICAGO –Real estate developer […]

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Des Moines Area MPO recognized nationally for Outstanding Overall Achievement The Des Moines Area Metropolitan Planning Organization has garnered national recognition as an innovative leader in the field, whose work […]

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Des Moines Area MPO recognized with five statewide awards The American Planning Association Iowa Chapter yesterday announced five awards for the Des Moines Area Metropolitan Planning Organization during the Upper […]

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New online tool lets Iowa companies find empty containers and save on shipping Iowa companies looking to lower shipping costs are invited to explore a new online tool called Container […]

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Investigative journalist and Rolling Stone contributor Jeff Goodell, author of “The Waters Will Rise: Rising Seas, Sinking Cities, and the Reshaping of the Civilized World,” spoke in Des Moines July […]

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The findings of the Water Trails Engineering Study are in, and not only is it technically feasible to develop a regional network of water trails for Greater Des Moines ­— […]

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The public is invited to provide comment May 25 to July 11, 2018, on the DRAFT Transportation Improvement Program for Federal Fiscal Years 2019-2022. The Transportation Improvement Program, or TIP, lists surface […]

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Partners bring internationally renowned resiliency trainer to Greater Des Moines In an era of constant disruptions, what gives communities the ability to bounce back in the face of new challenges? […]

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Speaker Jason Roberts: Better Blocks start with residents Changing your city doesn’t have to be a daunting task that’s left to experts. There are small, simple changes that amateurs can […]

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Residents of Greater Des Moines are invited to share their opinions on which local transportation projects they would like to see receive funding from the Des Moines Area Metropolitan Planning […]

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