Promoting Economic Prosperity in Butler & Grundy Counties in Iowa

Butler-Grundy Development Alliance (BDGA) was created with the merger of the Butler County Development Corporation and the Grundy County Development Alliance. We are the lead economic development organization serving our two counties, which are part of the Cedar Valley Region of Iowa. BGDA promotes economic prosperity by providing resources and building relationships to help attract and retain business and industry, promote visitor attractions, and to support community development.
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May 8, 2024
2024 Visitor Guides for both Butler and Grundy Counties are now available digitally here on our website.
If you would like a print copy, please contact our office to have one mailed to you, or to guide you to one of the several distribution locations.

2023 Visitor Guides Coming in February.

Free Small Business Marketing Workshops Announced

The Butler-Grundy Development Alliance is teaming up with America’s SBDC Iowa
to host a series of free workshops to assist small business owners with marketing,
especially engaging with potential and existing customers on social media and online with Google.

Click Here for more information

Click Here to register to attend


New Streaming TV Commercial Released – September 2021

Butler & Grundy Counties Designated “Home Base Iowa Communities” – June 2021

New Soy Processing Plant to Break Ground in Butler Logistics Park – October 2020

Search Cedar Valley Job Openings

The Cedar Valley region consists of six counties, including Butler and Grundy counties, with many career opportunities for current or future residents. View open positions in a variety of industries!
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Explore Life in Butler and Grundy Counties

We have unprecedented opportunities in a wide range of careers in the Cedar Valley Region. The quality of life and safety offered with our small communities, plus the amenities and services available in nearby larger cities, topped off by a lower cost of living has made our region one of the best places to live, work, and raise a family!

View Butler-Grundy Visitor Guides

Download to print or view these two full color magazines. Each annual publication will help you plan your visit with information on bike trails, barn quilts, camping and fishing, shopping, dining and lodging, annual festivals and fun events, along with all of our other visitor destinations.

( 2024 Grundy County Visitor Guide Now Available!)

Contact the Butler-Grundy
Development Alliance

For questions regarding business development, relocation assistance, or visitor information, get in touch with the Butler-Grundy Development Alliance today!
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