Economic Development in Estherville

The Estherville Area Partnership for Growth (EAPG) and Iowa Lakes Corridor help to grow the Estherville area


“To encourage industrial growth in Estherville and Emmet County, creating new good-paying jobs through the expansion of existing and recruitment of new industries.”

EAPG Board and contacts

EAPG Board members represent the membership investing in the chamber/EAPG and the public.

The board will be the primary force pressing EAPG to the realization of its opportunities for service and the fulfillment of its obligations to all its members and the public.

That is accomplished by attending board meetings consistently and actively participating in the planning and implementation of our goals
Lyle Hevern, President
Estherville Industrial Development Corp.

Alan Blum, Chairman
Estherville Industrial Development Corp.

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Iowa Lakes Corridor

The Iowa Lakes Corridor Development Corporation is the regional economic development agency for Buena Vista, Clay, Dickinson and Emmet Counties.

Its mission is “To foster, encourage, promote, aid or otherwise assist in the economic growth and development of the four-county region”

Kathy Evert, President & CEO
Iowa Lakes Corridor Development Corp.