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Jackson County Economic Alliance

Jackson County Economic Alliance is an organization dedicated towards bringing out the best that Jackson County has to offer its residents, businesses and all who are proud to call Jackson County their home!


Jackson County Economic Alliance has been in business for the last 10 years.  We provide services and expertise in a variety of areas including workforce development, business retention and expansion, city government support services, childcare studies, grant options and writing, incentives, “Wednesdays are possible” entrepreneurial monthly meetings and are in general open to assisting you however you need it the most.  Jackson County is a hidden gem with a natural beauty that will beckon you back to enjoy year after year!   Unlike most rural counties across the Midwest, Jackson County has bluffs overlooking the magnificent Mississippi River, Maquoketa River camping and raft rides, Maquoketa Caves State Park, Codfish Hollow barnstormers, Ski Bellevue Waterski Show on the Mississippi, Island City Harbor Houseboat Airbnb\’s, Jackson County PRCA Pro Rodeo, Jackson County Fair, Offshore Resort in Bellevue, Whispering Meadows Resort and River Ridge ATV Trails, Bluff Lake Catfish Farm, Jeronimo\’s, River Ridge Brewing, the Brewery, Kalmes, Mega\’s Grill, Make A Splash, and many more.   We have so much to offer!  Contact us today to learn more.

Services Provided

Public Policy and Government Relations

  • Business Issues Related to a Specific City
  • Issues Related to the Geographic Location of a Business

Management Issues and Training

  • General Employment Law Advice
  • Human Resources

Financial Resources and Assistance

  • Assistance in Finding Government Funding
  • Loan Providers
  • Tax Credit Assistance

Economic and Site Development

  • Legislative Agendas
  • Main Street Program Services
  • Revitalization
  • Site Location Assistance
  • State Tax Credits and Assistance

Human Resources

  • Employee Development
  • Hiring, Retention & Education
  • Policies & Procedures
Contact Information
Kelley Brown
120 1/2 S Main Street
Maquoketa, IA 52060
(563) 652-2485