Catch up on this week's Corridor news.

This Week in the Corridor
Spirit Lake Shell Building

Periodically, This Week in the Corridor will feature an industrial or commercial property for sale or lease in the region, such as the speculative shell building in Spirit Lake's East Lake Industrial Park shown below. To learn more about this property and others in the region, visit

In the final six months of FY 2018, the Corridor assisted in the construction, sale or lease of more than 730,000 SF of industrial real estate. If you have a commercial or industrial property that you would like listed on the Corridor web site, please email or call 712.264.3474.

US 71/IA 9, Spirit Lake, Iowa
  • 30,000 SF (Expandable)
  • 35' Ceiling Peak
  • 4.76 acres
  • $799,000
Call 712.264.3474 or email for details

News to Know
BV Trails Council back in gear, ultimate goal: around the lake

The Buena Vista County Trails Advisory Council is still working to develop bike trails throughout the county. Though the process has been slow, there are some expected changes coming in the spring including bike route signs going up.

Read more about the trail plans.

Plan aims for hundreds of new jobs, housing units in Spencer
The Spencer City Council has approved a resolution to implement the economic development plan developed by Toyer Strategic Consulting. This plan aims to create new, high-quality jobs as well as constructing new houses, specifically aimed at workforce housing in the next five years.

Learn more about the goals.

LRH preparing for anticipated office building construction

Lakes Regional Healthcare is preparing to build a new office building. The new building would allow more efficient and effective care as well as a bigger opportunity for physician recruitment efforts. Construction is expected to begin in the first quarter of this year to be completed in the spring of 2020.

Read more about the changes. 

Investor Spotlight
Each week, we want to feature and thank the businesses and individuals that have committed to economic development and growth in our communities. To learn more about these investors and others, visit our Business Directory !
City of Everly
Sector:  Cities & Counties
Location:  Everly
Description: Everly has the unique advantage of being located in Clay County in Northwest Iowa, and retains the country charm of a rural community.  The quality of life in Everly is exemplified by our caring residents, local school district, wonderful recreational areas, and terrific neighborhoods.
City of Lake Park
Sector: Cities & Counties
Location: Lake Park
Description:  Located in northwest Iowa and situated around Silver Lake, Lake Park is a friendly community with a top-notch school system and abundant outdoor recreational opportunities.

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Jobs in the Iowa Lakes Corridor
Post your jobs where quality candidates are already looking:

See these and other current job openings here.

Job Title Employer Date
School-Based Therapist Seasons Center for Behavioral Health 1/14/2019
CBS/BHIS Worker Seasons Center for Behavioral Health 1/14/2019
Compliance Officer Seasons Center for Behavioral Health 1/14/2019
Ultrasound Technologist/Medical Sonographer Lakes Regional Healthcare 1/15/2019
Maintenance Worker - FT Temporary Lakes Regional Healthcare 1/15/2019
Assistant Executive Director Intern LOVE Takes Root 1/15/2019

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