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Forest City Economic Development
145 S. Clark Street
PO Box 306
Forest City, IA 50436
Office: (641) 585-5560

In addition to the vibrant business landscape, entrepreneurs exploring opportunities in Forest City, IA, can tap into a range of enticing incentives offered by FCED and the city. These incentives are tailored to support the growth and success of businesses within our community, whether you’re a budding startup or an established enterprise looking to expand. At City Hall, conveniently located at 305 N Clark Street, and the Forest City Economic Development Office, situated at 145 S. Clark Street, you can obtain application forms to kickstart your journey toward accessing these valuable incentives. Furthermore, our dedicated Economic Development Director, Beth, is readily available to provide personalized guidance and assistance. Whether you’re seeking information on available buildings, navigating incentive programs, or accessing additional resources, Beth can be reached at With the city’s unwavering commitment to fostering a thriving business ecosystem, Forest City stands as a beacon of opportunity for ambitious entrepreneurs ready to make their mark.

Applications can be picked up at City Hall at 305 N Clark Street or the Forest City Economic Development Office at 145 S. Clark Street. Contact our Economic Development Director at for assistance with incentives, available buildings, and additional resources.