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New Design For Palo Alto Website

By Staff | Sep 13, 2011

Palo Alto County Economic Development Corporation has a newly re-designed website. The site provides information about business opportunities and quality of life in the communities throughout Palo Alto County.

In fact, a Website Redesign Award was presented to Maureen Elbert and the staff at Kos-suth/Palo Alto County Economic Development Corp. The Web Team from Northwest Communications delivered the news in person.


The newly re-designed site is easy to navigate, providing information at the click of the mouse. The home page guides potential residents, businesses and industry to an overview of the assets to be found in Palo Alto County.

There are buttons for:

Business Resources





Target Industries/LOIS

Resource Link

Map Room

Icons provide additional information on:

Industrial Parks

Laborshed Analysis

2011 Palo Alto County Business Survey


Existing Industry Report

2011 Palo Alto County Official Directory

Continue the tour of Palo Alto County by clicking on even more buttons:

“About” Palo Alto County features goals and accomplishments; board of directors of Palo Alto County Economic Development Commission; committees; and a bit about the partnership with Mid Iowa Growth Partners.

Workforce &?Labor Study features:?job opportunities; laborshed analysis; labor characteristics; and business survey.

Available Properties outlines:?available land/lots; industrial parks in Emmetsburg, Graettinger and West Bend; a map of the Emmetsburg Business Park; and available buildings.

Quality of Life focuses on county resources, education, recreation, healthcare/emergency services, and community rooms.

Each of the communities in Palo Alto County has its own page:?Ayrshire, Cylinder, Emmetsburg, Graettinger, Mallard, Rodman, Ruthven and West Bend.

The groundwork for regional growth has been enhanced by the redesign of the Palo Alto website.