Iowa Growth Investors and Polk City Real Estate, LLC in conjunction with officials of Polk City, Iowa conducted a Ground Breaking ceremony on Monday, March 4, 2013. The ceremony was held at the site of the company’s proposed office building on Lot 2 in the Big Creek Technology Campus on the Northern edge of Polk City. John Calhoun of the Polk City Development Corporation arranged the ceremony and served as the ceremony facilitator. Participating in the Ground Breaking (From Left to Right below) is; Jon Johnson, President of the Polk City Development Corporation, Dan Lane, Polk City Planning and Zoning, Jeff Walter, Polk City City Council, Gary Heuertz, Polk City Mayor, Nan Boland Representing Iowa Growth Investors affiliate companies, Shane Tores, Polk City Chamber of Commerce President, LaVern Holtorf, IGII President and John Calhoun, Polk City Development Corporation.
A reception was held at the Riesing Sun restaurant in Polk City following the ceremony. Iowa Growth Investors, Inc. will begin Phase 1 construction later this week. Once completed the 3,000 square foot building will be home to the company’s corporate headquarters.
Iowa Growth Investors, Inc. would like to thank the city of Polk City, Mayor Heuertz and other city officials for their assistance in this project, the Polk City Development Corporation for organizing the ceremony and reception and Midland Power Cooperative for their help in the development of this project. Iowa Growth Investors, Inc. is excited to become a member of the Polk City Business community and we are looking forward to assisting city officials in helping Polk City to grow and develop.