The Fort Madison Area Chamber of Commerce is looking for a new executive director with Sarah Cantrell stepping down effective Friday, June 21.
The building destroyed during a weekend fire in downtown Fort Madison was in line to be part of a multi-million dollar redevelopment project.
The effort to build a multi-sport complex in Fort Madison is getting some help with some unanticipated expenses.
The Fort Madison City Council created a special committee to hand out the city’s hotel/motel tax revenue to specific events or organizations.
The promotion of tourism, though, does not fall on the committee. It is handled by Fort Madison Partners.
That organization is an umbrella group that includes the Chamber of Commerce, Main Street, the Southeast Iowa Regional Riverboat Commission, and Fort Madison Economic Development Corporation.