Iowa's Creative Corridor

Where Imagination Drives Innovation

 

Getting Creative

Actor, Chris Okiishi.

 

Corridor Connects

Connect with like minds.
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Styrigger

Safety + Outrigger,
Created in the Corridor.

 
 

Benton

Many Communities. One Commitment.

 

Big Storm

Iowa City, Coralville, North Liberty

 

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Our seven-county region is the proud home of a half million people who create in Benton, Cedar, Iowa, Johnson, Jones, Linn and Washington.

Our mission is to connect, celebrate and support all those who dream big, push boundaries, and create here to become an ever-thriving region, with residents building innovative organizations, participating in vibrant communities by unleashing the talent in our people, connecting them across generations, sectors, geographies and silos, and to inspire everyone with the stories of game-changing ideas and inventions created HERE.

About the Corridor

WHERE IMAGINATION DRIVES INNOVATION

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Google's driverless car
BuildInnovate
January 22, 2017

Corridor to be 1 of 10 Automated Vehicle Proving Grounds

Corridor Business Journal The Corridor is among 10 proving grounds announced Thursday by the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) designed to encourage testing and information sharing related to automated vehicle…
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January 22, 2017

Kennedy Freshman Wins Corridor Jazz Art Contest

Lauren Stangl, a freshman at Kennedy High School in Cedar Rapids, has been chosen as the winner of the 2017 Corridor Jazz Project CD Cover design. Lauren will receive a…
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ConnectInnovateLearn
January 15, 2017

NewBoCo Expands Iowa Startup Accelerator Program, Creates Programs for Idea-Stage Entrepreneurs

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa, January 12, 2017 – NewBoCo is proud to announce the creation of programs for idea-stage entrepreneurs to provide year-round startup acceleration support and the expansion of its…
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Chris Okiishi

Getting Creative: Chris Okiishi

December 2, 2016

Awki Nji

Getting Creative: Akwi Nji

September 19, 2016

Joe Clark Getting Creative episode 5 featured image

Getting Creative: Joe Clarke

August 1, 2016

Girls With Ideas - Allison Potts

Girls With Ideas

June 11, 2016

View our full collection of stories from around the Corridor.

Iowa's Creative Corridor brings together the half a million people who live in our seven county area to focus on working together, celebrating our successes and empowering people to Create HERE.

John LohmanCorridor Business Journal

In the corridor we truly have such a vibrant arts community and a level of arts and culture that is competitive with any significant metro area in the United States.

Jessica JohnsonIowa Cultural Corridor Alliance

My husband and I thought that this was going to be a five-year gig for us and 20 years later we're still here, which says that there's something about the Corridor that's kind of magical.

Diane RamseyRockwell Collins

Some people want a rural community to live in, some people want to live in the NewBo district and everything in-between and that's what we have to offer.

Mark NolteIowa City Area Development Group

It is an environment where there is enough room for people to breathe and still connect.

Chad SimmonsExecutive Director of Diversity Focus

I'm surrounded by resources and mentors, both in the community and at the academic level, of people that I can come to for advice and move my own projects and my own interests forward.

David GouldFaculty at University of Iowa

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Iowa’s Creative Corridor

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