• The Fort Dodge Regional Airport provides area businesses and residents with the opportunity to gain a terrific advantage. Local businesses can remain competitive, because of the availability of commercial air service.
  • The Frontier Days Committee wants to invite you to attend the 2015 Frontier Days Parade so you can be a part of the excitement of this event that is fun for all ages and brings together thousands of people.
  • Built in 1939–1940, Dodger Stadium is a product of President Franklin D. Roosevelts plan to get depression-era America back to work.
  • John F. Kennedy Memorial Park is the largest and most popular area managed by the Webster County Conservation Board. Construction of Kennedy Park began in 1962 and the park was officially dedicated in 1965.
  • The large outdoor aluminum sculpture is located in Fort Dodge at the intersection of 5th Avenue South and 8th Street South. The sculpture depicts individuals walking with hands linked representing the essence of community spirit.
About Us

Greater Fort Dodge Growth Alliance is an efficient organization whose mission is to unify and coordinate accountable economic and community development, to enhance the quality of life in Fort Dodge, Iowa and the region.

Available Sites & Buildings

available sitesFort Dodge, Iowa and the region has a current database of available sites and building that is constantly changing due to the growth of our companies and the purchase of new buildings. 

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Business Climate

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While raising a family in Fort Dodge, Iowa, you can be rest assured that your children are receiving a superior education.  Over 80% students go on to post-secondary educational opportunities. Learn More


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With a primary market area comprising more than nine communities in a 30‐mile radius and a retail shopping pull of 125,000 people, Fort Dodge, Iowa, sits in the heart of a booming economic area.  Learn More

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Careers on Wheels
Area professionals meet with FDMS students Tuesday...
Sewer projects set for FD this year
Work is intended to stop sewage backups into homes...
Community cleanup draws volunteers
FOD walkers gather trash near businesses...
Growth Alliance launches program
Give Back Greater Fort Dodge seeks to increase volunteerism...
Career academy prepares for year two
First year shows the regional effort’s value...
In with the new
In advance of the crosstown connector, Family Credit Union gets ready for a move...
Report shows retail power of county
Plautz: ‘We are a retail generator’...
RAGBRAI route through FD set
Riders to wind through town...
Fort Museum opening weekend
Sat, May 2, 2015 @ 9:00AM...
Crosstown connector construction gears up
More work begins on 1st Avenue S....
Fort Dodge ramps up for RAGBRAI
New library director chosen in FD
City Council to act on Romer’s appointment...
Triton Plaza project moves forward
City approves final plat for development...
FD wins $50K for revitalization plan
City could get up to $3M from America’s Best Communities...
Workshop inspires students to lead
75 students converge on Iowa Central...
Honor Flight ready to go
WW II, Korean war veterans prepare for D.C. trip...