August 12, 2019
Membership Survey

We invite all members to participate in this year’s membership survey . The survey gives you the opportunity to give constructive feedback and helps us evaluate ourself as your Regional Chamber. Participating in the survey will enter you into a drawing for a $25 Visa gift card (four winners). The survey closes Wednesday, August 14 at 5:00 pm. We appreciate your honest feedback as we strive to better ourselves as your Regional Chamber.
Leaders in Local Government Awards
Leaders in Local Government Awards Luncheon

Join us and our Chamber partners on Thursday, September 12, for the Leaders in Local Government Awards Luncheon . The event is held to honor those who exemplify and demonstrate innovation, excellence, and success in local government. 

2019 Leaders in Local Government Award Finalists
The finalists for the 2019 Leaders in Local Government Awards and Elected Official of Note have been announced!
Business Retention and Expansion
Communications and Marketing
Planning, Land Use and Public Works
Public Safety
Elected Official of Note
August Good Day Dakota County

Tuesday, August 13, 2019 
11:15 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Southview Country Club

Dakota County is committed to supporting positive change in individual lives to promote healthy, safe, and thriving communities.

Join us August 13  to hear Sheriff Tim Leslie and Dakota County Attorney James Backstrom speak to the vision, initiatives, and programs supporting our communities including the Safety and Mental Health Alternative Response Training (SMART) Center located in Dakota County.  
Small Business University

Small Business University was held Wednesday, August 7 at Evolve Workplace in West St. Paul. Jason Raether, Attorney at Hellmuth and Johnson, spoke with small business owners about a variety of legal issues that employers may face. 

Thank you, Jason, for speaking and your exceptional knowledge in the legal field. Our next Small Business University will be hosted on Wednesday, October 2, 2019 at Evolve Workplace in West St. Paul.
Y Alterations Ribbon Cutting
Y Alternations & Dress Tailoring Ribbon Cutting

The DCR Chamber held a ribbon cutting ceremony for Y Alterations & Dress Tailoring on Tuesday, August 6.

Congratulations to the Vang family on the opening of your new business! They're strategically located next to Twin Cities Premium Outlets. Stop by if you need any alterations! 
At the Rosemount Leprechaun Days Mid Summer Faire booth, The Michelle Hoagland Keller Williams team set up a game similar to Plinko. Participants won a prize, and each prize had a corresponding dollar amount on it that the company would donate to the Rosemount High School Band.
Networking   at its  Best
Registration is Required
Thursday, August 15, 2019
8:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m.

Tuesday, August 27, 2019
8:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m.
Wednesday, August 28, 2019
9:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.
Thursday, September 26, 2019
11:00 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
New Members
Inver Grove Chiropractic and Wellness
2940 65th Street East
Inver Grove Heights, MN 55076
Phone: (651) 451-1012
Veteran Shredding
1800 Cliff Road East, Suite #9
Burnsville, MN 55337
Phone: (952) 758-2980
For more information on becoming a member, please email Nicole McCarthy at or call her at 651-288-9200.
Renewed Members
Skyline Exhibits - 7 years
Image360 - 2 years

If you have questions or concerns about your membership renewal, please contact Pam Schmidt at  or call 651-452-9872.
Update Membership Files, Company Changes
Post your News , Hot Deals , and Job Openings

Log in by entering your username (email) and password to gain access to your company's member site to update information and take advantage of all the marketing tools included with your membership.