Category: Reports

"Active engagement by many partners wins the day."
—Tim Lane

Enviornmental / Natural Capital Releases Regional “Green Economy” Report

Greater Des Moines –  What is Central Iowa’s “Green Economy,” and why does it matter?  These are among the questions the Environmental/Natural Capital set out to answer in its new report, “A Greener Greater Des Moines,” released today.  The Environmental Capital is one of eleven focused vision plan implementation programs that make up Capital Crossroads: […]

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Report for Latino Center in Central Des Moines

The results of a feasibility study conducted on behalf of a subcommittee of the Capital Crossroads effort identified strong desire for a multipurpose Latino Center in Central Des Moines. The report was presented by RDG Planning & Design on behalf of the Urban Core.  You can read the full report here:   Latino Center Report

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Celebrating First Year Successes

Capital Crossroads: A State of the Region Event – Celebrating First Year Successes! Implementation has been led by a committed and passionate team of volunteer business and community leaders. To maintain momentum for regional growth, we recognize and celebrate these milestones reached in 2012 towards the ambitious vision plan goals. Benchmark Handout   Click here to […]

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Help To Revitalize Central Des Moines

EDUCATION AND EMPLOYMENT CENTER, GROCERY STORE, RETAIL OUTLETS TO HELP REVITALIZE CENTRAL DES MOINES (DES MOINES, IOWA) – Plans for a new grocery store and a workforce training, education and employment center, led by the Community Foundation of Greater Des Moines, Des Moines Area Community College (DMACC) and CDT Investment, LLC, an investment group based […]

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