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Big Cedar Industrial Center

One of the largest in the Midwest, this 1,391-acre site provides an excellent multi-modal transportation infrastructure. Get direct access to the Cedar Rapids and Iowa City Rail Co. (CRANDIC) line. Through the Iowa Interstate Railroad, CRANDIC connects to all Class I railroads. Connected to anywhere: Interstate 380, U.S. four-lane highways 151 and 30 and The Eastern Iowa Airport (CID) are less than five miles from the site. The airport is a designated Foreign Trade Zone, offering direct flights to 14 U.S. cities. Cedar Rapids’ strong manufacturing industry represents over 16% of the jobs in the area. Enhanced power options: Alliant Energy will partner with prospective companies on energy solutions tailored to fit their needs. Opportunities exist for a custom micro grid, renewables and combined heat and power.

About Cedar Rapids

Cedar Rapids is the leading financial services and insurance, manufacturing, food and bio-processing center. Located four hours from Chicago, St. Louis and Minneapolis, and 20 minutes north of Iowa City and the University of Iowa, Cedar Rapids is the cultural and economic hub of Eastern Iowa. Many global products and services originate in our region - Rockwell Collins, Aegon/TransAmerica, ACT, Toyota, TCS, Whirlpool, DuPont, Proctor & Gamble, General Mills, International Paper, Oral-B and Quaker Oats to name a few.

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200 East Grand Avenue
Des Moines, Iowa 50309
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