Small-town Feel With Urban Amenities

Opportunities for Retail, Restaurants and More

Johnston Town Center Project in Progress

Take a Virtual Tour

Take an aerial tour of Johnston’s most sought-after sites, recent development projects, and newest residences. From growth in resident numbers to new annexed land, there are so many new and exciting opportunities to get involved in for small and large businesses alike.

Want more information?

Look through JEDCO’s 2021 Economic Development Guide for information about the different development areas of Johnston and the various projects and opportunities available to get involved in. 

Commercial Projects

From Johnston Town Center to the Merle Hay Gateway, learn about current commercial projects within the Johnston community. Get an aerial look at project areas through drone video segments, and see what opportunities are available to get involved.

Upcoming Events

We hold three annual events in collaboration with the City of Johnston, which all include an opportunity to learn more about community projects and network with other commercial real estate professionals. Additionally, we hold bi-monthly board meetings, exhibit at trade shows and more. Check out what is coming up next for JEDCO.

Recent Developments

MidAmerican takes steps towards customer financial support

A recent press release from MidAmerican Energy Company assures Iowans that they are here to help after the effects of the February cold snap.In light of the recent cold snap that affected most of the central U.S., JEDCO member MidAmerican Energy Company sent out a...

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City Council Development Update

The Johnston City Council and staff taken several actions recently in support of developments in Johnston. Here are some key highlights. Budget plans are nearly complete, and it appears the City will keep the property tax rate the same: $10.63 per $1,000 of valuation....

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City of Johnston Business Survey Takeaways

In conjunction with a community/citizen survey, the City recently sponsored a survey of Johnston businesses to gauge their opinions on topics such as the quality of city services, the impacts of COVID-19, broadband telecommunications services and rating the City as a...

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