A Chamber of Commerce promotes economic development and business activity, either at the federal, state, or local level in Howard County, Iowa. The U.S. Department of Commerce provides government grants to Howard County local Chambers of Commerce as well as grants through multiple bureaus. It also provides market development awards for non-profit industries, including trade associations. Local Chambers of Commerce may also help member businesses secure Small Business Administration grants, business development grants, and economic development funding. Chambers of Commerce provide information about government grant programs on their websites.
Cresco Chamber of Commerce Cresco IA 101 2nd Avenue Southwest 52136 563-547-3434
A Department of Transportation is a state or federal agency that plans and develops transportation systems and infrastructure in Howard County, Iowa. The federal Department of Transportation offers several Howard County government grants, including grants for road, rail, transit, and port projects, as well as car and vanpool projects, bicycle and pedestrian facilities, and transit research and safety improvements. State Departments of Transportation provide grants for private operators, senior centers, non-profits, and transit systems. Howard County government grant information is available on the Department of Transportation website.
Cresco Transportation Department Cresco IA Iowa 9 52136 563-547-2461