Clarke County Development Corporation

Clarke County Development Corporation Clarke County: a great place to Live, Work and Play!
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The Clarke County Development Corporation is dedicated to strengthening the economic development of southern Iowa through the growth of our existing business and industry, the addition of new industry to our communities and enhancing the quality of life enjoyed by our residents. Located in the heart of southern Iowa, Clarke County offers an ideal location at the junction of US Highway 34 and Interstate 35 and the quality of our workforce is next to none. We offer a variety of business assistance programs that foster the economic development of the area. Find out why companies such as Hormel Foods, Paul Mueller and Boyt Harness call Clarke County home.

The Iowa Department of Public Health (IDPH) and Clarke County Public Health have identified an additional case of COVID-...
05/02/2020
Clarke County Public Health to Residents: Together We’re Stronger | Clarke County Development Corporation - Osceola, Iowa | Business Development Opportunities in Southern Iowa

The Iowa Department of Public Health (IDPH) and Clarke County Public Health have identified an additional case of COVID-19 in the county. The person is an older adult and they are currently isolated. The Clarke County Public Health Department reminds residents that although they are spending more time away from friends and family because of social distancing, state, county and local leaders recognize and appreciate the vital role they serve in stopping the spread of COVID-19. [ 400 more words ]
https://osceolaclarkedev.com/clarke-county-public-health-to-residents-together-were-stronger/

Clarke County Public Health emphasizes "Together We're Stronger" and the need for social distancing to help stop the spread.

From Mayor Kedley: Due to the continued concerns, and in an effort to help mitigate the spread of COVID-19, I, Mayor Tho...
04/29/2020
NEW: April 29, 2020 - City of Osceola Emergency Proclamation - 2020-5 | Clarke County Development Corporation - Osceola, Iowa | Business Development Opportunities in Southern Iowa

From Mayor Kedley: Due to the continued concerns, and in an effort to help mitigate the spread of COVID-19, I, Mayor Thomas J. Kedley, do hereby declare another Emergency Proclamation for the city of Osceola, IA. I am strongly encouraging all citizens to continue to stay home when possible, use good hygiene and practice social distancing to help flatten the curve and mitigate the spread of COVID-19. [ 765 more words ]
https://osceolaclarkedev.com/new-april-29-2020-city-of-osceola-emergency-proclamation-2020-5/

Osceola Iowa's Clarke County Development Corporation focuses on business development in Clarke County and southern Iowa. The CCDC assists with employment opportunities, helps with community development, improving quality of life, and increasing economic development for the citizens of Clarke County....

Clarke County Hospital (CCH) received a grant award of $5,000 from Clarke Electric Cooperative (CEC) on Thursday, April ...
04/27/2020
Clarke County Hospital Receives Grant From Clarke Electric Cooperative’s Operation Round Up | Clarke County Development Corporation - Osceola, Iowa | Business Development Opportunities in Southern Iowa

Clarke County Hospital (CCH) received a grant award of $5,000 from Clarke Electric Cooperative (CEC) on Thursday, April 23, 2020. The funding came from CEC’s Operation Round up, a charitable giving program that receives donations from CEC customers when they approve to have their bill “rounded-up” to the nearest dollar. The funding is dedicated to help pay for the cost of improvements to the pharmacy at the Hospital. [ 147 more words ]
https://osceolaclarkedev.com/clarke-county-hospital-receives-grant-from-clarke-electric-cooperatives-operation-round-up/

Clarke County Hospital (CCH) received a grant award of $5,000 from Clarke Electric Cooperative (CEC) on April 23, 2020. The grant will go toward updates to the pharmacy at the hospital.

With the recent announcement from Governor Reynolds concerning the closing of Iowa schools, effectively ending the 2019-...
04/21/2020
Clarke Community Schools - Closure Updates April 20,2020 | Clarke County Development Corporation - Osceola, Iowa | Business Development Opportunities in Southern Iowa

With the recent announcement from Governor Reynolds concerning the closing of Iowa schools, effectively ending the 2019-2020 school year, Clarke Community Schools Superintendent Steve Seid put together the following, personal message to all Clarke students and families. You can watch the video from Mr. Seid below: In the video, Mr. Seid addresses many of the essential programs centered around the district. [ 548 more words ]
https://osceolaclarkedev.com/clarke-community-schools-closure-updates-april-202020/

In a video, Mr. Seid, Superintendent at Clarke Community Schools, addresses many of the essential programs centered around the district during the closing of schools.

In order to achieve proper social distancing and safeguard our at-risk population, the Groceries to Go Program offers fr...
04/17/2020
Clarke County Grocery Delivery for High Risk Individuals During the COVID-19 Pandemic | Clarke County Development Corporation - Osceola, Iowa | Business Development Opportunities in Southern Iowa

In order to achieve proper social distancing and safeguard our at-risk population, the Groceries to Go Program offers free delivery services for those ordering groceries online. Thanks to a grant we are able to provide this service. Eligibility for service: High-risk population Reside in Clarke County Service Provided: Screened, healthy volunteers Free grocery delivery for essential items Order by 1:00pm to receive next day delivery… [ 192 more words ]
https://osceolaclarkedev.com/clarke-county-grocery-delivery-for-high-risk-individuals-during-the-covid-19-pandemic/

In order to achieve proper social distancing and safeguard our at-risk population, the Groceries to Go Program offers free grocery delivery services

Infection Prevention Clarke County Hospital has received a state-of-the-art ultra-violet disinfection machine called the...
04/17/2020
CCH Receives State-of-the-Art Equipment | Clarke County Development Corporation - Osceola, Iowa | Business Development Opportunities in Southern Iowa

Infection Prevention Clarke County Hospital has received a state-of-the-art ultra-violet disinfection machine called the TRU-D. The Hospitals Environmental Services staff received training on the unit this week. The TRU-D is automated (does not require a human presence), and will be used to disinfect exam rooms and other direct patient care spaces, providing additional disinfection protection to CCH staff and patients. [ 407 more words ]
https://osceolaclarkedev.com/cch-receives-state-of-the-art-equipment/

New testing equipment was delivered to Clarke County Hospital in Osceola, Iowa. CCH will continue utilizing the State Hygienic Lab for COVID-19 testing.

Challenging times have a way of bringing people together and the Clarke County community is no exception. The ongoing ou...
04/15/2020
Educators and Businesses Come Together To Help Clarke County Heroes | Clarke County Development Corporation - Osceola, Iowa | Business Development Opportunities in Southern Iowa

Challenging times have a way of bringing people together and the Clarke County community is no exception. The ongoing outbreak of COVID-19 has been causing massive shortages of essential supplies across the nation. The health care workers who are on the front line are having trouble securing enough personal protective equipment (PPE) to keep themselves and their patients safe. So, some very dedicated people and businesses around Clarke County have stepped in. [ 463 more words ]
https://osceolaclarkedev.com/educators-and-businesses-come-together-to-help-clarke-county-heroes/

Mr. & Mrs. Lyden,Clarke Community Schools staffers, have come in to pitch in on the effort to keep Clarke County doctors, nurses, and caregivers safe.

As COVID-19 continues to grow as a public health concern, we are expanding telehealth visits from your home to the Clini...
04/10/2020
Clarke County Clinic Offering Telehealth Visits | Clarke County Development Corporation - Osceola, Iowa | Business Development Opportunities in Southern Iowa

As COVID-19 continues to grow as a public health concern, we are expanding telehealth visits from your home to the Clinic for certain conditions and circumstances during designated times during this national public health emergency. If you or someone you know is experiencing symptoms of COVID-19 and need to schedule a telehealth office visit from your home please call 641-342-5353. [ 127 more words ]
https://osceolaclarkedev.com/clarke-county-clinic-offering-telehealth-visits/

To mitigate the spread of COVID-19 and Coronavirus, the team at Clarke County Clinic is now offering appointments through their telehealth technology.

The Iowa Department of Public Health (IDPH) and Clarke County Public Health have identified one additional case of COVID...
04/10/2020
Additional Case of COVID-19 Confirmed in Clarke County | Clarke County Development Corporation - Osceola, Iowa | Business Development Opportunities in Southern Iowa

The Iowa Department of Public Health (IDPH) and Clarke County Public Health have identified one additional case of COVID-19 in the county. “We continue to remind residents to take preventive measures to slow the spread of this virus,” said Clarke County Public Health Director Mackenzie Nelson. “It’s important for everyone to stay home as much as possible and to practice social distancing – this simply means to stay away from groups of people, and to keep a 6-foot distance from other individuals.” [ 191 more words ]
https://osceolaclarkedev.com/additional-case-of-covid-19-confirmed-in-clarke-county/

The Iowa Department of Public Health (IDPH) and Clarke County Public Health have identified one additional case of COVID-19 in the county.

Since the WHO announced the Coronavirus / COVID-19 pandemic status in early March, long-term care facilities have been o...
04/06/2020
Community & Staff Step Up to Support Senior Care Center in Time of Crisis | Clarke County Development Corporation - Osceola, Iowa | Business Development Opportunities in Southern Iowa

Since the WHO announced the Coronavirus / COVID-19 pandemic status in early March, long-term care facilities have been on the front lines of the health and safety battle. With senior citizens being some of the most “at risk” from the virus, the need for protective gear - from essential N95 hospital-grade face-masks to personal protective equipment (PPE), like gloves and gowns - have been in high demand and access has been limited. [ 465 more words ]
https://osceolaclarkedev.com/community-staff-step-up-to-support-senior-care-center-in-time-of-crisis/

Southern Hills Senior Care Center staff, residents, family members & friends joined together to help sew masks and supply PPEs to residents & staffers.

A case of novel coronavirus (COVID-19) has been confirmed in Clarke County. The case is an adult age range 18-40 years. ...
04/05/2020
First Case of COVID-19 Confirmed in Clarke County | Clarke County Development Corporation - Osceola, Iowa | Business Development Opportunities in Southern Iowa

A case of novel coronavirus (COVID-19) has been confirmed in Clarke County. The case is an adult age range 18-40 years. According to the Iowa Department of Public Health (IDPH), the individual is self-isolating at home. “While this is Clarke County’s first case, it may not be the last, and that’s why we encourage all residents to continue to make prevention a priority,” said Mackenzie Nelson County Public Health Director. [ 263 more words ]
https://osceolaclarkedev.com/first-case-of-covid-19-confirmed-in-clarke-county/

A case of novel coronavirus (COVID-19) has been confirmed in Clarke County. For up-to-date information on COVID-19, visit the IDPH web page

From Mayor Kedley: Due to the continued concerns, and in an effort to help mitigate the spread of COVID-19, I, Mayor Tho...
04/03/2020
NEW: April 04, 2020 - City of Osceola Emergency Proclamation - 2020-4 | Clarke County Development Corporation - Osceola, Iowa | Business Development Opportunities in Southern Iowa

From Mayor Kedley: Due to the continued concerns, and in an effort to help mitigate the spread of COVID-19, I, Mayor Thomas J. Kedley, do hereby declare another Emergency Proclamation for the city of Osceola, IA. I am strongly encouraging all citizens to stay home except for fulfilling essential needs. As the President, Governor and health experts have communicated numerous times, social distancing and staying at home is critical to flattening the curve in mitigating the spread of COVID-19. [ 824 more words ]
https://osceolaclarkedev.com/new-april-04-2020-city-of-osceola-emergency-proclamation-2020-4/

Osceola Iowa's Clarke County Development Corporation focuses on business development in Clarke County and southern Iowa. The CCDC assists with employment opportunities, helps with community development, improving quality of life, and increasing economic development for the citizens of Clarke County....

From Mayor Kedley: Due to the continued concerns and in an effort to help mitigate the spread of COVID-19, I, Mayor Thom...
04/01/2020
City of Osceola Emergency Proclamation - 2020-3 | Clarke County Development Corporation - Osceola, Iowa | Business Development Opportunities in Southern Iowa

From Mayor Kedley: Due to the continued concerns and in an effort to help mitigate the spread of COVID-19, I, Mayor Thomas J. Kedley, do hereby declare another Emergency Proclamation for the city of Osceola, IA. See full proclamation below. ### In cooperation with national, state, and local health and emergency management efforts, the City of Osceola will be shutting down all non-essential municipal services and facilities effective immediately, through April 16, 2020. [ 667 more words ]
https://osceolaclarkedev.com/city-of-osceola-emergency-proclamation-2020-3/

Osceola Iowa's Clarke County Development Corporation focuses on business development in Clarke County and southern Iowa. The CCDC assists with employment opportunities, helps with community development, improving quality of life, and increasing economic development for the citizens of Clarke County....

As of this writing, there are no known positive COVID-19 cases in Clarke County.  On Monday, March 30, the National Guar...
03/30/2020
Clarke County Hospital Erecting Tent for Patient Check-in | Clarke County Development Corporation - Osceola, Iowa | Business Development Opportunities in Southern Iowa

As of this writing, there are no known positive COVID-19 cases in Clarke County. On Monday, March 30, the National Guard will erect a tent in the southwest parking lot of Clarke County Hospital. The National Guard has, and continues to, erect tents at hospitals throughout Iowa in an effort to pre-emptively plan for a possible surge in COVID-19 patient visits to healthcare facilities. [ 116 more words ]
https://osceolaclarkedev.com/clarke-county-hospital-erecting-tent-for-patient-check-in/

Osceola Iowa's Clarke County Development Corporation focuses on business development in Clarke County and southern Iowa. The CCDC assists with employment opportunities, helps with community development, improving quality of life, and increasing economic development for the citizens of Clarke County....

Clarke County Iowa Emergency Management Agency
03/29/2020

Clarke County Iowa Emergency Management Agency

Special thanks to Firehouse Subs Public Safety Foundation and Clarke County Development Corporation for making this project possible Responders were able to use it to complete their job today. Also thanks to Corey @east side auto on use of the trailer. The regular trailer is still in use for Covid-19 response. Out of respect no further details on the use today.

On Tuesday, March 24th, Clarke Schools made the announcement that they would be participating in the USDA Food and Nutri...
03/25/2020
Clarke Community Schools Update: Student Nutrition & Staff Pay | Clarke County Development Corporation - Osceola, Iowa | Business Development Opportunities in Southern Iowa

On Tuesday, March 24th, Clarke Schools made the announcement that they would be participating in the USDA Food and Nutrition Service Summer Food Service Program. This will allow the school to provide both breakfasts and lunches for students in need of meal solutions during the closure of school. Watch the video below for the latest announcement from Clarke Community Schools: [ 419 more words ]
https://osceolaclarkedev.com/clarke-community-schools-update-student-nutrition-staff-pay/

Clarke Schools will be participating in the USDA Summer Food Service Program. Allowing the school to provide student nutrition during the closure of school.

Effective Wednesday, March 25th, visitors are NOT allowed within Clarke County Hospital unless the visitor is a designat...
03/25/2020
Clarke County Hospital - New Visitor Restrictions Starting March 25, 2020 | Clarke County Development Corporation - Osceola, Iowa | Business Development Opportunities in Southern Iowa

Effective Wednesday, March 25th, visitors are NOT allowed within Clarke County Hospital unless the visitor is a designated caregiver or the patient falls into one of three categories listed below: The patient is an infant or small child. In this case only one designated parent/caregiver may be present in the room to support care of the patient. The patient is suffering from confusion or delirium or the patient is a dependent adult. [ 243 more words ]
https://osceolaclarkedev.com/clarke-county-hospital-new-visitor-restrictions-starting-march-25-2020/

Effective March 25th, visitors are NOT allowed in Clarke County Hospital unless the visitor is a designated caregiver or the patient falls into one of three categories

In the light of the mandatory closure of Clarke Community Schools, Mr. Seid, Clarke Community School District Superinten...
03/20/2020
Clarke Community Schools - Closure Update: A Message From Superintendent Steve Seid | Clarke County Development Corporation - Osceola, Iowa | Business Development Opportunities in Southern Iowa

In the light of the mandatory closure of Clarke Community Schools, Mr. Seid, Clarke Community School District Superintendent, wanted to reach out to the public to provide a brief update on what the school is doing for the students and families affected by the shutdown. View the video below for the message from Mr. Seid: Adhering to the Governor Reynolds’ statewide request, [ 483 more words ]
https://osceolaclarkedev.com/clarke-community-schools-closure-update-a-message-from-superintendent-steve-seid/

Osceola Iowa's Clarke County Development Corporation focuses on business development in Clarke County and southern Iowa. The CCDC assists with employment opportunities, helps with community development, improving quality of life, and increasing economic development for the citizens of Clarke County....

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE What: Clarke County Live Broadcast: COVID-19 Update and Q & A When: Thursday, March 19 – 1:00 pm A...
03/19/2020
SPECIAL NOTICE: Clarke County Live Broadcast: COVID-19 Update and Q & A | Clarke County Development Corporation - Osceola, Iowa | Business Development Opportunities in Southern Iowa

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE What: Clarke County Live Broadcast: COVID-19 Update and Q & A When: Thursday, March 19 – 1:00 pm A one hour discussion led by Clarke County Public Health and a panel including leaders from local government, healthcare and school districts to bring Clarke County residents up to date on COVID-19 prevention and where to find trusted sources of information… [ 107 more words ]
https://osceolaclarkedev.com/special-notice-clarke-county-live-broadcast-covid-19-update-and-q-a/

Osceola Iowa's Clarke County Development Corporation focuses on business development in Clarke County and southern Iowa. The CCDC assists with employment opportunities, helps with community development, improving quality of life, and increasing economic development for the citizens of Clarke County....

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115 E Washington St
Osceola, IA
50213

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