A Chamber of Commerce promotes economic development and business activity, either at the federal, state, or local level in Poweshiek County, Iowa. The U.S. Department of Commerce provides government grants to Poweshiek 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.
Brooklyn Chamber of Commerce Brooklyn IA 138 Jackson Street 52211 641-522-5300
Grinnell Area Chamber of Commerce Grinnell IA 833 4th Avenue 50112 641-236-6555
A Housing Authority provides low-income rental housing, rental assistance programs, and other housing assistance for eligible individuals and families in Poweshiek County, Iowa. At the federal level, the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) operates over 20 government grant programs, including affordable housing development grants, community and economic development grants, fair housing grants, and rental assistance grants. HUD also offers Poweshiek County supportive housing and services grants. Housing Authority grants can help fund Poweshiek County low-income housing, local housing assistance programs, and provide grants for housing assistance such as Section 8.
Grinnell Housing Authority Grinnell IA 927 4th Avenue 50112 641-236-2611
A Department of Transportation is a state or federal agency that plans and develops transportation systems and infrastructure in Poweshiek County, Iowa. The federal Department of Transportation offers several Poweshiek 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. Poweshiek County government grant information is available on the Department of Transportation website.
Grinnell Maintenance Garage Grinnell IA 902 Ogan Avenue 50112 641-236-3014
Grinnell Transportation Department Grinnell IA 834 Broad Street 50112 641-236-3565
Poweshiek County Road Department Grinnell IA 533 East Street South 50112 641-236-5878