March 2, 2020
Save the Date April Good Day Dakota County
Flying into the Future
Wednesday, April 22, 2020
8:00 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.
Lost Spur Golf and Event Center
2750 Sibley Memorial Highway
Eagan, MN 55121

Join us for the April Good Day Dakota County , where we will hear Brian Ryks, CEO and Executive Director for the Metropolitan Airports Commission, offer an update on the upgrades and enhancements currently underway at the Minneapolis/St. Paul International Airport. He will also elaborate on the 1.7 billion dollar Capital Improvement Program that the Metropolitan Airports Commission is currently engaged in. We will also hear from Jeff Davidman, VP, State, and Local Government Affairs, Delta Airlines, who will discuss Delta's current plans for the Minneapolis/St. Paul International Airport and the business partnerships that Delta is involved.
Brian Ryks
CEO and Executive Director
Metropolitan Airports Commission
Jeff Davidman
VP, State and Local Government Affairs
Delta Airlines
Charlie Zelle
Save the Date Public Affairs Breakfast
Metropolitan Council Fosters Efficient and Economic Growth for a Prosperous Region

 Friday, April 3, 2020  
7:30 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.

2750 Sibley Memorial Highway
Eagan, MN 55121

Please join us at the April DCR Chamber's Public Affairs Breakfast , where we will hear from Charlie Zelle, Chair of the Metropolitan Council. Charlie will address and discuss the recent headlines regarding the ongoing public safety issues on Metro Transit Bus and LRT lines and the need for better and more accessible housing.

A longtime businessman who led his family's bus company, Jefferson Lines, Zelle first entered the public sector in 2013 when then-Gov. Mark Dayton picked him to lead the transportation agency MnDOT.

He leads the powerful regional agency that manages public transit, affordable housing, wastewater, and land use planning in the metro area with over 4,500 employees and a 1.2 billion dollar budget.
Mike McGuire 2019
Eagan State of the City Address

Thursday, March 19, 2020
7:15 a.m. 9:00 a.m. 

Eagan Community Center
1501 Central Parkway 
Eagan, MN 55121

Hear from Eagan Mayor Mike Maguire as he presents his 2020 State of the City Address on Thursday, March 19, 2020, at the Eagan Community Center. The event is free but requires pre-registration.
City of Eagan
Mayor William Droste
Save the Date – Rosemount State of the City Address
See Your Future in Rosemount

Wednesday, April 8, 2020
8:00 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.
Rosemount Community Center, Banquet Hall
13885 South Robert Trail
Rosemount, MN 55068
Join Rosemount Mayor William Droste as he presents the State of the City Address . This event is a great opportunity to learn more about the city's accomplishments over the past year and hear what the future holds for the community where you live, work, and play.

 The event is FREE. Registration is required. 
Rosemount logo
Rosemount Coffee Break 2020
Coffee Break Networking!

The DCR Chamber held a Coffee Break networking event co-sponsored by Brett Cumming, Farmers Insurance and Nerio Travel in Rosemount on Tuesday, February 25, 2020. We had a fantastic attendance! Thanks to everyone who came out to network!
360 Communities Ribbon Cutting

The 360 Communities Ribbon Cutting grand opening celebration was held Wednesday, February 26, 2020 for the expansion of 360 Communities Rosemount Resource Center and Food Shelf. This expansion tripled the size to increase capacity and provide space necessary to deliver effective services. The project is a direct result of client feedback, community needs and a strong partnership between 360 Communities and the City of Rosemount.
Eagan Arms Ribbon Cutting

Eagan Arms Public House is now open! The DCR Chamber welcomed owners Tracie and Lee into the Eagan community with a Ribbon Cutting celebration on Thursday February, 27, 2020. If you're looking for a unique place to gather for great food, conversation and culture, come check it out!
Xcel Energy hit a significant milestone in its quest to deliver 100% carbon-free electricity to customers by 2050. The company recorded its largest single-year drop in emissions in 2019, cutting carbon by 5.6 million tons, a more than 10% reduction in one year. Since 2005, the company has reduced carbon emissions by 44% as it leads the nation’s clean energy transition.
Explore the variety of career opportunities from multiple employers across our region. Network with fellow job seekers and local employers at the Eagan Job Fair located at Eagan Civic Center.  
Networking   at its  Best
Registration is Required
Thursday, March 12, 2020
8:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m.

Tuesday, March 24, 2020
8:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m.
Wednesday, March 25, 2020
9:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.
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Mendota Heights, MN 55120
Phone: (651) 313-8080
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Renewed Members
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If you have questions or concerns about your membership renewal, please contact Pam Schmidt at  or call 651-452-9872.
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