January 2, 2020

Adams County, IL – All are welcome to attend the Great River Economic Development Foundation (GREDF) annual meeting Wednesday, January 8, in the Oakley Lindsay Center (OLC) located at 300 Civic Center Plaza. Networking and a cash bar begin at 5:00 PM in the OLC foyer, with the program beginning at 6:00 PM inside the… More

January 2, 2020

November 9th and 10th, 2×4’s For Hope and 100+ volunteers built another tiny home for a Veteran in Quincy Illinois at 1025 N. 5th Street. This 576 square-foot tiny home was built in its entirety in two days. Following the build, a ribbon cutting and presentation to the veteran took place. This tiny home is given to the… More

January 2, 2020

Adams County, IL – On Tuesday, October 22 at 8:15 AM an awards ceremony was held at Quincy High School’s Quincy Area Vocational and Technical Center (QHS / QAVTC). Earlier that month, two teams from QHS competed in the Tri-State MakerFest S.T.E.A.M. Competition, with each team taking home a prize, one for People’s Choice and… More

January 2, 2020

As the Tri-State Development Summit draws near, Mississippi River updates, along with an education panel focused on workforce joins the program. The 2019 Tri-State Development Summit (TSDS) brings together leaders from southeast Iowa, northeast Missouri and western Illinois to discus common issues, creating an ongoing dialogue, and improving the quality of life for the region.… More

January 2, 2020

Adams County, IL – Mike Elbe, president of John Wood Community College was the next guest speaker for the Adams County Works Transition Planning Team Quarterly Seminar held on Wednesday, October 9 from 11:45 AM – 1:00 PM at the Patio Restaurant – 133 S. 4th St.   This quarter, President Elbe spoke on “Networking… More

January 2, 2020

Innovation Through Collaboration is the theme for the 2019 Tri-State Development Summit (TSDS), to be held Friday, October 25 at 9:00 AM in the Quincy Community Theatre located inside the Oakley Lindsay Center, 300 Civic Center Plaza, Quincy, IL 62301. Registration is now open.   Special keynote and guest speakers include Ray LaHood, former U.S.… More

September 19, 2019

Tour Celebrating Manufacturing Day   Adams County, IL – National Manufacturing Day is Friday, October 4, 2019. According to the National Association of Manufacturers and the Manufacturing Institute on www.MFGday.com, taken alone, manufacturing in the United States would be the ninth-largest economy in the world. Over the next decade, nearly 3.5 million manufacturing jobs will… More

September 3, 2019

We welcomed all to attend the Heroes at Heartland Check Presentation on Wednesday, September 4 at 10:00 AM outside Titan International, Inc. corporate office – white house on the corner of 28th St. and Cedar.   “Titan has been fortunate to be a part of Heroes at Heartland from the beginning and we are extremely happy to… More

September 3, 2019

The Tri-State Development Summit (TSDS) Steering Committee is pleased to announce the addition of three new members helping to shape the upcoming Summit to be held Friday, October 25 at 9:00 AM in the Quincy Community Theater, inside the Oakley Lindsay Center, 300 Civic Center Plz.   New steering committee members include Michael Elbe, Paul… More

September 3, 2019

On Wednesday, August 14 from 11:45 AM – 1:00 PM the Adams County Works Transition Planning Team will hosted their 3rdQuarter Seminar, “Financing Your Future.” The event took place at the Oakley Lindsay Center Lindsay Room at 300 Civic Center Plaza, Quincy, IL.   Speaking to the group was Wealth Advisor, Craig Moncey of IPI… More