McGregor Trails Meeting Announcement

More than a dozen representatives from the City of McGregor, Clayton County Conservation, Clayton County Development, Clayton County Conservation Awareness Network (CCCAN) and others met to discuss the proposed expansion of the McGregor Trail system.  It appears that most if not all of the land needed to do this...

Brandstad Line Item Vetos the Leopold Center thereby keeps it “alive” but unfunded

By line item veto, Governor Branstad deleted the elimination of the Leopold Research Center, however he eliminated state funding for the research center.  Without critical state funding the continued existence of the Leopold Center remains in question. The Cedar Rapids Gazette details the story here: