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​During construction, [design] [build] by architects bridges the gap between architects and contractors by positioning the architect’s office (Airstream trailer) on the job site. By having the architect on the job site, when a contractor has a question, the architect has the ability to immediately see the problem, and provide immediate coordination with the contractor....

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This fall, Rock Island County will have two tax proposals on the ballot. County Administrator Dave Ross presented to the Regional Opportunities Council and answered questions the last meeting on July 28th why he views the proposed ½ cent sales tax to be essential. Ross began by highlighting the many reforms County has already made become more effective while straightening-out the County’s...

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​The Quad Cities Chamber actively engages with government officials on all levels to promote good politics that will help grow the Quad Cities economy. We are interested in learning more about what is important to you and your business, so that we can better shape a public policy agenda that reflects our members' interests....

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Since its launch on July 6, Pokemon Go's popularity has soared astronomically. According to Fortune, there are over 65 million users in the United States alone, and by now it's hard not to notice players chasing Pokemon all around the Quad Cities....

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​One of the strategies within Q2030 is to ensure that businesses have access to best-in-class broadband connectivity. The increased ability of residents and businesses to access the internet at gigabit speeds will position the Quad Cities more solidly as a destination for talent, technology entrepreneurs, and data-intensive businesses....

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The Quad Cities Chamber of Commerce (Quad Cities Chamber) is seeking statements of qualifications and proposals from CONSULTANTS to assist the Quad Cities region in implementing specific activities unique to its defense industry ecosystem....

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Modern Woodmen is sponsoring free public admission to the 9/11 Never Forget Mobile Exhibit, a traveling museum created to honor Stephen Siller, a New York City firefighter who lost his life on 9/11. The 1,000-square-foot memorial, packed into a high-tech 53-foot tractor-trailer, includes artifacts, videos and live tours from FDNY firefighters. It travels the country as an educational resource and...

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Lawmakers in Springfield passed a bipartisan stopgap budget on Thursday, June 30. In addition to keeping the government open and programs running through the rest of 2016, the bill also included funding for education and transportation that runs through 2017. While there is plenty more work which must be done, the stopgap budget is a tremendous step in the right direction and will have a number of...

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Wait your turn, kid. That’s the main rule of making decisions about our community, isn’t it? You wait until you’re old enough to really understand the situation. You couldn’t possibly understand our community’s needs when you’re just a teenager. And even if you did, how would you know what to do? Wait. Learn. Listen. Wait some more....

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Mediacom Business, a division of Mediacom Communications Corporation, has announced an initiative to extend its scalable, high-capacity broadband network to hundreds of commercial properties in Quad Cities and surrounding communities. Dubbed Project Open Road, this effort to put gigabit Internet speeds within immediate reach of more local businesses is part of Mediacom's broader plan to invest $1...

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​A long-time priority of the Quad Cities Chamber received a boost this week. The State of Illinois has told the Federal Railroad Administration it will proceed with the proposal to reintroduce passenger rail service between the Quad Cities and Chicago....

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Technology linking stroke patients and the care team at UnityPoint Health® – Trinity with a neurologist specializing in stroke treatment from Loyola University Medical Center is helping to close the window of time needed to assess and begin treatment in the emergency department....

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Employees from Modern Woodmen of America’s home office are planning a special volunteer project. The Be an Everyday Hero project encourages employees, Quad Citians and individuals throughout the country to show support for first responders and military members this summer....

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We are empowering all of our people to think outside the box and think of different ways to solve problems. Law enforcement is our primary mission, but we’re trying to find ways to prevent crime, thinking outside the box to reduce the amount of crime so we don’t have to arrest as much. The community wants to be crime free, so we’re taking up different efforts in ways we’ve never explored...

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