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Enhance Iowa Board - March 2, 2023


Location: Iowa Economic Development Authority Helmick Conference Room 1963 Bell Ave Des Moines, IA 50319 Optional - Virtual meeting via Teams Or call in (audio only): 515-348-6300 Phone Conference ID: 749 667 898#
Date: March 2, 2023 | 3:00 p.m.


Board Members John Burns (Chair); Brad Leeper; Kyle Carter; Pat Deignan; Rita Frahm; Lisa Hein; Valerie Van Kooten; Angie Pfannkuch; Steve Roesner; Mary Wells; Senator Bill Dotzler (Ex Officio); Senator Kerry Gruenhagen (Ex Officio); Representative Chris Hall; & Representative Shannon Latham (Ex Officio)


  1. Call to Order

    John Burns
    1. Announcements/Introductions

    2. Roll Call

    3. Approve Agenda

    4. Approve Minutes from December 1, 2022 meeting

  2. Contract Amendments & Contingent Awards

    John Burns
    1. City of Grinnell // Grinnell Veterans Memorial Building Renovation mutual contract termination

    2. City of Creston // McKinley Park Aquatic Center (MPAC) Phase 1 mutual contract termination

  3. Committee Recommendations

    1. CAT Committee Recommendations

      Valerie Van Kooten
  4. Reports

    1. Tourism Report

      Jessica O’Riley
    2. Legal Report

      Lisa Connell
  5. Other Business

  6. Closing Business

    John Burns
    1. Next Enhance Iowa meeting scheduled for March 30, 2023 (in-person and virtual participation available) at 1963 Bell Avenue, Des Moines

  7. Adjourn

NOTE: Board and Committee agendas may be amended any time up to 24 hours before the meeting. Agenda items may be
considered out of order at the discretion of the Board/Committee Chair. Meetings will not convene earlier than stated
above, but may begin later, depending upon the length of earlier meetings.
**If you require accommodations to participate in this public meeting, call 515.348.6162 or TTY at 800.735.2942 to make
your request. Please provide at least 48-hour notice.**