Annual Chamber Celebration

FOREST CITY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE ANNOUNCE ANNUAL AWARDS The Forest City Chamber of Commerce and Economic Development hosted their annual meeting celebrating the work and successes of 2018. The event was held on March 5, 2019 at the Boman Fine Arts Center with 180 people in attendance. Hosts for the evening were Karl Wooldridge and Troy Thompson. Speakers included Forest …

Celebrating Partners in Progress

Forest City Chamber of Commerce and Economic Development produce Partners in Progress to celebrate community successes in 2018. Click to view.

Forest City 2018 Holiday Activities and Events

Enjoy the many events and activities in Forest City during the month of December ¬†2018. ¬† Paddler’s Tap is offering 12 Days of Paddler’s Christmas. See their Facebook page for the deals. ¬† Holiday Tour of Lights at Heritage Park of North Iowa. Open Nov 23-Dec 15th Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays 6-9pm AND Dec 16-24 open every night 6-9pm. Santa …

Halloween Activities in Forest City 2018

There are many Halloween activities in Forest City for your family! Trick or Treat in Forest City is from 5pm to 7:30pm on October 31st. Forest City Police Department is hosting a Halloween celebration from 4:30-6:30pm. Meet the officers and enjoy hot dogs and snacks at the Police Department(525 N. 4th Street). Methodist Church Trunk or Treat from 5-7pm at …

Forest City Walking Audit

Under the coordination of Jim Cushing of Healthy Hometown powered by Wellmark, Forest City conducted a Walking Audit in November of 2017. The purpose of the audit was to identify obstacles for walking and biking within the downtown area and access to the trails. There were 18 local volunteer participants in the audit. ¬†The audit report was provided to Grow …

Community Visioning

You are invited to participate in a Walking Audit in Forest City!¬† Healthy Hometown Powered by Wellmark will conduct a walking audit in Forest City on¬†Monday, November 13th from 2 to 5pm at the Chamber & Grow Forest City office¬†(In the Cooper Building at 145 S. Clark St.).¬†¬†Community members & experts will walk a designated route together while observing and …

New Housing and Rental Incentives

Forest City launches New Housing and Rental Incentives¬† October 12, 2017 – The City of Forest City is announcing a new construction incentive program and a rental incentive program for low to moderate income households. These programs are designed to encourage building and renting within the city limits of Forest City. New Construction Incentive Program ‚Äď The focus of the …