News Release - Press Conference for Drive to Prosperity


July 16, 2018

News Release: Drive to Prosperity Press Conference   
                                                               
Contact: Laura Liegois – Public Information Consultant                                                                    for City of Clinton, Iowa lliegois@gmail.com – 563.299.2131 

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Clinton, Iowa – Mayor Mark Vulich of the City of Clinton, Iowa will be a hosting a press conference on the announcement of the Drive to Prosperity project on Thursday, July 19, 2018 at 1:30 PM. The press conference will be at the Collis Lecture Center, in the Durgin Center at Confucius International Education Group Park (CIEG). CIEG is located at 400 N. Bluff Blvd. Clinton.

 Drive to Prosperity is a project that will enhance Manufacturing Drive and Bluff Boulevard in Clinton, which will benefit retail, manufacturing, health, safety, and education in the community. The project is valued at $28,678,000.00. The local match of $8.9 million is a joint effort of the City of Clinton and numerous other organizations that believe in this project and the benefit it will bring to the Clinton community. 

 The City of Clinton has applied for a Build Grant from the United States Department of Transportation for the remainder $22.7 million of the project with the assistance of McClure Engineering Company of Clive, Iowa.