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City of Sioux City

The Sioux City Economic Development Department provides resources to new and existing businesses through effective business development programs.


Sioux City Economic Development, a department within the City of Sioux City, Iowa, strives to make site selection a smooth process for companies and developers considering new investment in Sioux City. The team markets business assistance programs, creates and expands business parks, drafts development agreements, and works to encourage both commercial and industrial growth in Sioux City. Assisting new start-ups is a priority with resources available at Information and guidance regarding business assistance programs such as the Targeted Jobs Withholding Tax Credit program, Enterprise Zone benefits, job training assistance, and additional state and local incentives is available to offer a high return on investment.

Services Provided

Public Policy and Government Relations

  • Business Issues Related to a Specific City

Financial Resources and Assistance

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

Office, Laboratory and Meeting Space

  • Conference/Meeting and Event Space

Economic and Site Development

  • Consulting
  • Site Location Assistance
  • State Tax Credits and Assistance

Technical Assistance

  • Pollution Prevention


  • Hazardous Waste Generation Avoidance
Contact Information
Marty Dougherty
405 6th Street
Sioux City, IA 51101
(712) 279-6229