City finds success with main street spec building

City finds success with main street spec building

September 1, 2016 Officials in Akron, Iowa have long considered the possibility of a spec building in their community. It wasn’t until Akron native, former city council member and entrepreneur John Lucken stepped Read More
Akron ripe with aronia berry business

Akron ripe with aronia berry business

September 1, 2016 The old saying goes “There’s something in the water,” but in Akron, Iowa, there’s something in the juice: aronia berries. The city has become the unofficial aronia berry capital of Read More
New funding and development opportunities available for Heartland customers

New funding and development opportunities available for Heartland customers

January 3, 2015 At our annual budget meetings in November, Heartland staff announced plans to boost both the energy efficiency and economic development programs in 2015 with the addition of new opportunities for Read More