Posts Tagged ‘Mississippi River’

  • Mid-America Intermodal Port

    May 7th, 2015 | Featured, News

    Have you heard about the Mid-America Intermodal Port? Established in 1999 by a compact between Illinois, Iowa and Missouri, the 26-county, Mid-America Port Commission was designed to be a catalyst for economic growth in the Tri-States. The developer of the first of six proposed physical Port projects is the Mid-America Intermodal Authority Port District, an […]


  • GREDF President Talks Critical Issues During Washington, D.C. Trip

    August 7th, 2013 | Featured, News

    Mr. Wagner Goes to Washington The recent trip to Washington, DC, for the Congressman Aaron Schock Fly-In was a very productive event for GREDF and our region. Mayor Kyle Moore, Amy Looten, Executive Director of the Quincy Area Chamber of Commerce, and GREDF’s own Marcel Wagner traveled together and had the opportunity to discuss important issues facing […]


  • Working Together to Address Rivers Issues

    July 3rd, 2013 | Featured, News

    Rivers Issues are Driving New Partnerships Over the past several weeks GREDF President, Marcel Wagner and Director of the Quincy Entrepreneurship Center, Charles Bell, have had the opportunity to meet with a number of groups that have the same concerns about the future of river transportation as our organization. Meetings with Department of Transportation officials […]


  • Communicating Our Strengths

    April 17th, 2013 | Featured, News

    Site Selection Priorities and Our Messaging For the past 27 years, a leading site and facility planning publication, Area Development, has surveyed corporate decision makers regarding their location and expansion plans. Although not the final word in new facility development, the survey results provide excellent insights into key factors that influence site selection decisions. Let’s […]


  • GREDF Annual Meeting – January 11, 2012

    December 30th, 2011 | Featured, News

    You are Invited! GREDF’s 2012 Annual Meeting will be held Wednesday, January 11th at the Oakley Lindsay Center, 300 Civic Center Plaza, in Quincy. A cash bar will be available beginning at 5:00 pm with the meeting starting at 5:45 pm. No RSVP is required and the event is free and open to the public. […]