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OELWEIN CHAMBER AND AREA DEVELOPMENT

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T A B L E

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Oelwein Chamber and Area Development Welcome.......... 5 Mayor of Oelwein Welcome.................................................................. 6 City Administrator of Oelwein Welcome.................................... 6 Oelwein Chamber........................................................................................ 8 Chamber Website......................................................................................... 9 Introduction.................................................................................................... 10 History...................................................................................................................12 Economic Development....................................................................... 14 Amish Community..................................................................................... 18 Advertiser Index............................................................................................19

This is a Town Square Publication created and produced for the Oelwein Chamber and Area Development 25 West Charles Street Oelwein, IA 50662 Phone: 319-283-1105 • Fax: 319-283-2890 www.oelwein.com CopyrightŠ 2018 Town Square Publications 155 E. Algonquin Rd., Arlington Heights, IL 60005 www.townsquarepublications.com

Chairman, CEO and Publisher | Douglas K. Ray President and Chief Operating Officer | Scott Stone Vice President / Director | Scott Ray Production Manager | Joseph Nugara Editor | Gail Gaboda Client Liaison / Content Coordinator and Contributing Writer | Sarah Lancaster Graphic Designer | Darren Hinerman Ad Production Coordinators | Tiffany Hogan and Neila Frontier Directory Coordinator | Michael Sumrak Acquisition Manager | Al Zahringer Advertising Sales | Hank Pitschmann

Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of the information in this publication. The Chamber and Town Square assume no responsibility for misinformation. Please contact the Chamber with any additions or corrections. Reproduction in whole or in part without permission of the Chamber and Town Square is prohibited.

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Oelwein Chamber and Area Development Welcome

W E L C O M E

Over the years, we have seen many changes within our community. Some good, and some not so good. In recent years, the upswing of positive projects, expansions and events has given our community a continued focus on being the best community we can possibly be. By providing amenities, high quality of life and an all-around hometown feel, we know you will like what you see! Whether you are here for a few hours, a couple of days or longer, we are sure you will find something of interest in Oelwein! As the Executive Director of the Oelwein Chamber and Area Development, my job is to promote the community on a daily basis. The people of this community and surrounding area, and the business owners, make my job very enjoyable. We come from a rich heritage and still hang onto our roots, but also look forward to a very bright future. Our commitment to Oelwein is apparent in all the new and innovative projects we work on. It is our turn to shine! Collaboration between city, schools and the Oelwein Chamber and Area Development bring us together with one goal: making Oelwein a place people love to call home. Industrial expansions, public amenities and community events continue to take place and enhance our quality of life! We are glad you are here! Many opportunities exist and are available to everyone. I hope you love Oelwein as much as I do! Deb Howard, Executive Director Oelwein Chamber and Area Development

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W E L C O M E

I ’m a lucky girl! I grew up in Oelwein. Why would I leave? Everything I need is right here. We have an outstanding educational system with forward-thinking administrators and school board. You can even graduate from high school with an AA degree because students may attend the Regional Academy for Math and Science and take college courses for free while still in high school. We have a state-of-the-art public library that is always featuring new programs and events to attend. Speaking of attending, our William Center for the Arts seats 800 people and has entertainment from around the world perform. There is a fitness center that is attached to the Williams Center and is open 24/7. Oelwein is proud of our 12 parks with their beauty and recreational opportunities, including a campground and swimming pool. Our Party in the Park is attended by hundreds every month, June through September where you can bring a lawn chair and listen to live music, visit the food vendors, watch the children play safely with lots of activities or just relax and enjoy the friendly company. Our hospital is top notch and we have three motels. But the best part about Oelwein is its people. It’s wonderful to walk down the street and be greeted by smiles or hellos. People from Oelwein are loyal. We come together in disaster (the 1968 tornado for example) and in fun (Oelwein Celebration). Our unemployment rate is 2.4 percent, and there are still good paying jobs to fill. We offer a slower place than bigger cities and love our renovated downtown streetscape. So, why come to Oelwein? Just because we’re awesome! Peggy Sherrets Mayor of Oelwein

We can have nice things. It is a simple statement, but it is something we have to repeat in Oelwein. The best way to get nice things is to work harder. Oelwein is at a great time and is ready for the next phase for the community. Downtown is seeing more activity and business on 150 is expanding. Jobs in Oelwein are available for anyone who wants to work hard. City Council is ready to lead policy that will help improve Oelwein for years to come. If you are not living or working in Oelwein, you are missing out. Did we mention that we have a beer league? Dylan Mulfinger, City Administrator City of Oelwein 6 Oelwein, Iowa

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O E L W E I N

C H A M B E R

TAKING THE LEAD Fostering Partnerships for Prosperity

The Oelwein Chamber and Area Development is a public and private partnership working to advance a strong local economy and maintain a high quality of life. This partnership of individuals, organizations, businesses and the city target its efforts on the retention and development of business, industry and infrastructure. The Oelwein Chamber and Area Development is the leading voice in the growth and origination of business in the community and an advocate for its members. It focuses its efforts on business/industry development and retention, addressing infrastructure and downtown development needs. As a whole, the Oelwein Chamber and Area Development believes that together they can accomplish what cannot be done alone and is in the forefront of the economic development efforts within the city. Many positive economic development projects have given Oelwein a huge boost in recent years. Once members have joined the Oelwein Chamber and Area Development, there are many ways to make the most of this vital investment. Members have the opportunity to participate in a variety of programs and committees, attend networking events, receive informative communications and take advantage of the many member services. Likewise, the Oelwein Chamber and Area Development promotes numerous events throughout the year, including the annual Party in the Park events, Olde Tyme Christmas, Positively Oelwein activities and many others.

Organizational Values • Working with existing businesses and industry • Attracting new businesses and industry • Continuation of downtown revitalization • Improving infrastructure • Preserving history • Attracting visitors through tourism efforts • Enriching the life of the community • Accomplishing the greatest good for the greatest number

Oelwein Chamber and Area Development By the Numbers • 157 business members • 38 individual members • Over 140 events and projects held each year

Oelwein Chamber and Area Development Staff Deb Howard, Executive Director Oelwein Chamber and Area Development 25 West Charles St., Oelwein, IA 50662 (319) 283-1105

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C H A M B E R

W E B S I T E

READY, SET, CLICK! Invaluable Information in One Location

With a click of the mouse or swipe of the wrist, residents, business owners and relocaters have everything they need to know about Oelwein right at their fingertips. The Oelwein Chamber and Area Development’s website is a vital tool for everything Oelwein. Once on the homepage of www.oelwein.com, browsers have a wealth of user-friendly information about the Oelwein Chamber and Area Development, the community, a calendar of events, economic development services and info just for members. Looking for a specific product or service? What about a great place to have a meal? Check out the online membership directory, where individuals can find retailers, restaurants, doctors’ offices, schools, salons and spas, auto repair services, lodging, real estate agents, insurance providers, banks and financial lenders, churches, the arts, nonprofit organizations, pharmacies and legal advice, just to name a few. For individuals and families in search of somewhere to spend some down time, they can find a list of attractions and annual events on the webpage too. Aside from finding a place to unwind, visitors to the website can also discover places in Oelwein to host a special event or occasion. In addition, employees or employers looking to do business in Oelwein will find that the city has many incentives for those operating here as well as available property. The economic development section also provides tips for those starting a business. And for those looking for a job, the website lists open positions in Oelwein and the surrounding area. Last but not least, those interested in joining the Oelwein Chamber and Area Development can do just that and read about the endless benefits that come with that investment. —By Sarah Lancaster

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I N T R O D U C T I O N

LAND OF OPPORTUNITY

Oelwein Offers Exceptional Quality of Life Oelwein strives to attract visitors, jobs and industry by collectively promoting the community and its resources. Oelwein is a great place to call home, own a business and build a life. Oelwein is a place with real success stories, real opportunities and where dreams are attainable. Located at the intersection of Highway 3 and Highway 150, this Northeast Iowa city offers a lot for its size. With more than 6,400 residents, Oelwein boasts a daily newspaper, a radio station, more than 350 businesses, a fishing lake, a wellness center and a bowling alley, just to name a few attractions and amenities. Oelwein offers residents and visitors endless opportunities for outdoor recreation with public parks, playgrounds, picnic areas, canoeing, swimming, kayaking, bike and hiking trails, tennis courts, a golf course and baseball/ softball diamonds. An aquatic center and a soccer complex offer entertainment for all ages. In the winter, cross-country skiing, snowmobiling, ice skating, ice fishing and ice hockey offer many activities to enjoy. Indoor recreation includes a performing arts center with a great lineup of entertainment, a first-run movie theater with two screens, a bowling alley, two museums and a wide variety of dining and shopping opportunities. A nearby Amish community, located just south of town, adds to the rich culture of the area. Families enjoy living and doing business in Oelwein thanks to its exceptional schools and access to premier health care services. Students have the opportunity to attend schools that prepare them for bright futures in the workforce and higher learning opportunities. Oelwein’s local hospital boasts an impressive lineup of medical services, such as emergency care, ambulance, labs and myriad of specialties. Adding to the services available are medical clinics, a rehab facility, chiropractors and dentists. Taking care of the mind, body and spirit, Oelwein is also home to many houses of worship. Downtown Oelwein is a true jewel of the city. With specialty stores, antique shops, florists, gift shops, automotive businesses, shoe and clothing retailers and more all downtown. It really is a one-stop-shop for numerous services. Finally, residents and business owners can feel safe thanks to the efforts of the Oelwein Police Department and the Oelwein Fire Department. City Hall is located in the original railroad depot and is accessible for the many city services. 10 Oelwein, Iowa

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General Dentistry

• Oral Hygiene • Oral Surgery/Endodontics

Quality, Convenient Dental Care in Oelwein & West Union

Restorative Dentistry • Tooth Colored Fillings • Inlays & Onlays

Cosmetic Dentistry • Bonding • Invisalign®

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Mon, Tue, Wed, Fri 8:30am-6pm Thu 8:30am-7pm Sat 9am-2pm Sundays & Holidays Closed Serving Our Community Since 1916

Pharmaceutical Products • School Supplies • Cosmetics Greetings Cards • Personal Hygiene Products Dental Care Products and More

Occupational Medicine Located on the 4th Floor of Mercy Hospital 201 8th Avenue SE Suite 411, Oelwein

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H I S T O R Y

THEN & NOW A Look Back at Yesteryear

The land that was once a cornfield has become the city Northeast Iowa knows today. The land was entered in 1852 by a professional man, J.B. Burch, coming from Dubuque County. Burch made his business around entering land, adding a fee and high interest rate, and wouldn’t turn over the registered land until paid in full. He built the cabin that still stands today in Orville Christophel Park. The land was sold to G.A. (Frederick) Oelwein in 1857, for whom the city was named after. Oelwein was incorporated as a town in 1873. The dawn of the railroad brought an influx of people from various cultures and countries who followed the railroad to Oelwein. It was nicknamed “Hub City” because of the rail lines coming into town and the repair shops located there. Even though most of the railroad business was moved in the 1980s, the railroad made Oelwein and the surrounding area what it is today. In 1887, a fire destroyed the entire downtown. Being a youthful city at only 14 years old, it had not yet been realized the need of firefighting equipment. Main Street was at the mercy of the flames. In 1968, an F5 tornado devastated the community on May 15th at 4:57 p.m. A siren sounded its warning, but for only 15 seconds before the electricity failed due to the storm. The storm lasted a mere 180 seconds, but left the community in ruins and one person lost their life. The community started to clean up and recover the very next day. There truly is only one Oelwein in the world! As a small melting pot, rich in diversity and culture, Oelwein makes it a priority to celebrate its rich heritage as a railroad hub, agricultural center and American city. Annual events include an Oelwein Celebration in June, Party in the Park June through September, Heritage Days in August and Olde Tyme Christmas in December to name a few. Many downtown promotions and events are held throughout the year. Likewise, Oelwein is home to a wide variety of retail businesses, unique shops, restaurants, a public library, a movie theater, a bowling alley, industries, an excellent health care system, a municipal airport, a regional technical center and an excellent school system, including the Regional Academy for Math and Science and a Northeast Iowa Community College satellite center. In addition, Oelwein is fortunate to have a daily newspaper since the 1800s and a radio station for 50 years. All of these amenities and events make Oelwein a great community for the residents in and around the community. For those interested in an up close glimpse of Oelwein’s history, the Hub City Heritage Railway Museum, Oelwein Area Historical Museum, Oelwein Public Library and historical markers offer a look at the past. 12 Oelwein, Iowa

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Zion Lutheran Church A Congregation of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America

Reaching out with the love of chRist Weekly events Worship in the park Worship with Us: Saturday – 5:30 p.m. Sunday – 9:00 a.m. Local Access Channel 15 Sunday – 10:15 p.m.

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Zion Lutheran Church & Christ United Presbyterian Church will be leading the service.

Communion 2nd and last weekends of month Sunday School: Sunday – 10:15 a.m.

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E C O N O M I C

D E V E L O P M E N T

A DEVELOPING DESTINATION A Great Place to Do Business

Oelwein is a community on the move. In recent years the city has experienced a wave of new businesses coming to town while retaining those already in operation. While Oelwein flourished with the railroad industry back in the day, it has managed to change with the times once most rail businesses moved elsewhere in the 1980s. Oelwein is located with supreme access in all directions. Oelwein, part of Fayette County, Iowa, is in the middle of the Upper Midwest at the intersection of state Highway 3 and 150, with interstate access to the west and south of Oelwein. The city has barge access to the east via the Mississippi River. And for those traveling via plane, the Oelwein Municipal Airport is a general service airport. Domestic airports are close by in Waterloo, Iowa, Cedar Rapids, Iowa, and Dubuque, Iowa, with international airports in Minneapolis-Saint Paul, Minnesota, Des Moines, Iowa, and Chicago, Illinois. Also available is rail service, provided to Oelwein via the D & W Railroad, which is operated by Iowa Northern Railway. With multiple modes of transportation available, owning, starting or relocating a business to Oelwein makes perfect sense, as the area’s more than 350 businesses already know. The city of Oelwein, along with its community partners, the Oelwein Chamber and Area Development, Fayette County Economic Development, and the many business partners, offers numerous tools and resources for new businesses and economic development opportunities, all while focusing on retaining its already strong business climate. These partnerships provide direct access to state incentives and technical resources, such as tax abatement, utility discounts, revolving loan funds and tax increment financing. Better yet, the city doesn’t charge any registration or business license fees. And if the recent news reports are any indicator, companies are taking advantage of Oelwein’s commitment to business. The city recently welcomed an expansion to a battery plant that brought nearly 300 new jobs with it. The battery manufacturer has operated a distribution center for nearly a decade in Oelwein. 14 Oelwein, Iowa

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The new expansion opened in early 2018. Moreover, a railway plant completed a threephase expansion recently, adding over 100 new jobs. Other new economic development happenings coming to fruition is a shoe store downtown, health care and rehab expansions, a heavy equipment sales facility and a state-of-the-art hotel. The boutiquestyle hotel boasts 32 rooms, an exercise room, a laundry facility and more amenities. The Oelwein Chamber and Area Development, and its partners, actively pursues every opportunity to give businesses the chance to thrive here, starting with a place to do business. The Oelwein Industrial Park spans over 180 acres of land along state Highway 150. There is room for expansions and new developments within that area. An option for retailers and smaller businesses is the beautiful downtown, which has undergone revitalization. These improvements included sidewalks, streets, lighting and landscaping. Equally important to workplace satisfaction is the quality of life available outside of the office. Employers want to know that if they relocate or open a business that there are amenities and attractions in place that keep their employees happy. Oelwein’s sports complex, public parks, scenic trail system, wellness center, numerous community events and other recreational amenities keep all entertained and active. Educational opportunities abound in Oelwein. The community is home to a public school district, a parochial school and preschools. Expanding the educational system is a satellite college facility (NICC), located in the Regional Academy of Math and Science (RAMS), a newly developed state-of-the art Regional Technical Center (RTC) and nearby universities. On top of that, residents have direct access to health care providers, assisted living and nursing facilities. Whether a startup, new firm or a relocating company, Oelwein offers endless advantages for growing a business and developing a well-rounded place to live, work and play. —By Sarah Lancaster www.oelwein.com 15

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D E M O G R A P H I C S

Industrial Employers No. of Employees Oelwein Community Schools...................................................................................................250 Mercy Hospital of Franciscan Sisters.......................................................................................150 Ashley Industrial Molding........................................................................................................110 Grandview Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center.................................................................135 Humach.........................................................................................................................................50 Transco Railway Products Inc..................................................................................................180 Oelwein Health Care Center.......................................................................................................90 East Penn.....................................................................................................................................350 Bertch Cabinet Manufacturing Inc............................................................................................51 City Laundering Company........................................................................................................100 Oelwein Publishing......................................................................................................................42 Flint Hills Resources Fairbank LLC...........................................................................................50 Ideal Industries Inc.......................................................................................................................41 International Ingredients.............................................................................................................30 Advanced Drainage Systems, Inc...............................................................................................24 DCW (Formerly Active Bio Materials).......................................................................................4 Quality Plus.....................................................................................................................................7 ABCO Manufacturing...................................................................................................................7 Source: Oelwein Chamber and Area Development

Population (2010 Census).....................................................................................................6,415 Housing (2012-2016) Median value of owner-occupied housing units............................................................ $67,300 Households...............................................................................................................................2,667 Educational Attainment (2012-2016) High school graduate or higher, 25+ years........................................................................ 85.8% Bachelor’s degree or higher, 25+ years................................................................................ 14.9% Income (2012-2016) Median household income................................................................................................ $39,922 16 Oelwein, Iowa

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A M I S H

C O M M U N I T Y

A HOME FOR ALL Nearby Amish Community Boasts Wealth of Culture

The nearby Amish Community is located just southwest of Oelwein off Highway 150 and Highway 281 in Buchanan County. The first settlers to the community moved from Kalona in 1914. They chose this area due to the fact that they could move their families and belongings easily and the property was reasonable for them to purchase. Currently, there are approximately 1,000 Amish residents in this community. Amish stores are open to the public Monday through Saturday, except for specific holidays. Store hours vary, but most are open 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Discount grocery, bulk food, general stores, bakeries and greenhouses are some of the stores that are open to the public, just to name a few. Holidays when stores are closed include: • Epiphany – January 6th • Good Friday • Ascension Day (40 days after Easter) • Easter Monday (some stores open by chance) • Thanksgiving Day • Christmas Day • Pennecost Monday (Seven Mondays after Easter) (Some stores open by chance) Amish do not observe Memorial Day or Labor Day, so stores are open!

Wapsie Valley Produce Auction The Wapsie Valley Produce Auction hosts a semi-annual School Auction, a large consignment auction that is held typically the third Saturday in May and the second Saturday in September. The auction consists of several auctioneers selling simultaneously during the all-day auctions. Consignment items consist of everything from quilts, to furniture, hay and farm machinery. The auctions are a fundraiser, with a percentage of all sales being used to support the Amish taught schools in the Oelwein School District. During the growing season, produce and flower auctions are held every Tuesday and Friday mornings at 10 a.m., from May to October. Area growers, mostly Amish, bring their goods to be sold to area residents. Flowers, plants and hot house produce are prevalent during the early Spring sales, while pumpkins, gourds and mums finish off the season in the Fall. 18 Oelwein, Iowa

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ADVERTISER INDEX Ace Hardware . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 13 Appliance Plus . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .17 Arlington Place . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 7 Ashley Industrial Molding . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5 Boulders Inn & Suites . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3 Community Bank of Oelwein . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2 Covenant Clinic Wheaton Franciscan Healthcare . . . . . . . . . . . .11 Delish at Decades / Decades . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9 Fareway Meat & Grocery . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .13 Ken’s Electric Inc. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .13 Leo’s Italian Restaurant and Generations Lounge . . . . . . . . . . . . 11 Midwest Collision Center Inc. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5 Oelwein Community Schools . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 20 Oelwein Dental Associates . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .11 Schuchmann’s Health Mart Pharmacy . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11 Tindell Shoes Inc. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .17 Van Denover Jewelery . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .17 Vogel Insurance Agency . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 7 Zion Lutheran Church . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 13

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OELWEIN COMMUNITY SCHOOLS Whatever it Takes to Educate ALL Students Oelwein Middle School • Oelwein High School Wings Park Elementary School • Little Husky Learning Center

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