Howard County is now a Home Base Iowa designation!

Howard County Incentive Package

Howard County is now a Home Base Iowa designation!

 "Through their service, veterans have already proven they share the values we hold dear as Iowans - hard work, leadership, and patriotism, among others. Home Base Iowa allows veterans to find the right job for them in Iowa, and to become a part of our communities." -Terry Branstad, Governor of Iowa

I'm a Veteran. What should I do?

  • Contact Howard County Business & Tourism
    • 101 2nd Ave SW, Cresco Iowa 52136
    • 563.547.3434
    • jason@howard-county.com
  • Have your resume updated
  • Come to Howard County, Iowa
  • Let us show you why we think you are a good fit to live, work, and play in Howard County!
    • We will set you up with the Veterans Administration in Howard County
    • We will find lodging for you during your stay
    • We will provide meal(s) during your stay
    • We will provide an Ambassador to show you around the area
    • We will set up job interviews with businesses, industry, and entrepreneurs in our county
    • We will set up introductions to our bankers and community leaders
    • We will introduce you to key realtors for housing
    • We will provide tickets to local entertainment if possible during your stay