Volunteer Spotlight: Bruce Nesmith

More than 40 volunteers contribute over 2,000 volunteer hours each year to provide mission driven services, promotions, events, and programming focused on community development in the Czech Village/New Bohemia Main Street District. We'd like to take this opportunity...

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NewBoCo hires Chief Operating Officer Aaron Horn

Cedar Rapids, IA, September 5, 2017 - Today, Aaron Horn joined the staff at The New Bohemian Innovation Collaborative (NewBoCo) as its Chief Operating Officer (COO). Horn previously worked as the Director of IT for the Iowa Interstate Railroad and formerly served as...

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12th Avenue SE Closure

CEDAR RAPIDS, IA – August 22, 2017 – Starting Thursday, August 24, 12th Avenue SE will be closed for approximately one week, between 4th Avenue and 5th Avenue SE for the installation of underground utilities. This is part of the 16th Avenue SE project, which includes...

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Volunteer Spotlight: Jessica Carney

More than 40 volunteers contribute over 2,000 volunteer hours each year to provide mission driven services, promotions, events, and programming focused on community development in the Czech Village/New Bohemia Main Street District. We'd like to take this opportunity...

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Main Street Recap from the Iowa Downtown Conference 2017

Main Street Recap from the Iowa Downtown Conference 2017 August 1-3, 2017 both our Executive Director Jennifer Pruden, and our Program Assistant Barb Thompson attended the annual Iowa Downtown Conference held this year in Sioux City Iowa. This was a chance to network...

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WRITTEN Apparel + TRIBUTE Fashion Event

Local Emerging Fashion Label, WRITTEN Apparel, to be part of global modeling agency’s TRIBUTE Fashion Show; sharing a stage and story in common with other notable fashion names and Cedar Rapids natives, Alanna Arrington and Mary Clarke. CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa – July 28,...

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3/11/16 Video Highlights CVNB Main Street District’s Role in CR