Hunting groups including Ducks Unlimited, Pheasants Forever and the National Wild Turkey Federation were on hand to lobby for the bill. Health groups and county officials were also on the program, sponsored by Iowa’s Water and Land Legacy. “In the wintertime it’s great to go out on our trails and go skiing cross-country skiing and
A “beer summit” was staged at the statehouse today to make the case that Iowa needs to raise more money for water quality initiatives. “Every beer that we do has 90 to 93 percent water in its base. Water is in the name of a lot of the beers that we make,” says Ken Broadhead,
DES MOINES, Iowa — Conservationists, hunters, kayakers and other outdoor enthusiasts pushed Iowa lawmakers on Tuesday to agree on a way to put more money into efforts to improve the environment. Most of their “Fund the Trust” efforts involved lobbying legislators to finally fund the Natural Resources and Outdoor Recreation Trust Fund. That would mean
DES MOINES — When it comes to water quality, Iowa brewers are paying attention. “Everything we do revolves around water,” explained Ken Broadhead of Confluence Brewing Company. Water is 90 to 93 percent of the base of the beers the Des Moines-based brewery produces. “Water quality is very important to us” and the 74 other
What are your goals in your role at your company? I launched Albrecht Public Relations in January last year. I’ve grown it to nearly 20 clients, and my goal is to expand my client base so I’m able to tell the stories of even more Central Iowa companies and associations. What are your goals for
The Des Moines Business Record released its annual “Forty Under 40” list, which this year includes Albrecht PR’s founder and president Tim Albrecht. The recipients will be honored at a March 28. For the full list of this year’s honorees, click here.
Tim appeared on WHO-TV’s “The Insiders” last weekend. Click on the screen grab below to bring up the video!
Unmet Needs Tour Press Round Up Backers of Iowa natural resources trust fund to make case Friday Cedar Rapids Gazette 12.14.16 http://www.thegazette.com/subject/news/government/backers-of-iowa-natural-resources-trust-fund-to-make-case-friday-20161214 Natural resources trust fund backers making their case around Iowa Quad-City Times 12.14.16 http://qctimes.com/news/local/government-and-politics/natural-resources-trust-fund-backers-making-their-case-around-iowa/article_b7cc255d-4569-58b0-ac49-88375e57bc50.html Should We Raise Taxes to Improve Our Land? WHO Radio 12.14.16 http://whoradio.iheart.com/onair/mickelson-in-the-morning-7738/should-we-raise-taxes-to-improve-15392172/ Iowa Water and Land Legacy Coalition seeks
DES MOINES (Iowa Public Radio) – A number of health organizations are joining the push to fund the dormant Natural Resources and Outdoor Recreation Trust Fund. They contend it will lead Iowans to more active lifestyles. Iowa voters approved the fund by 63 percent in 2010. It has never held any money. Supporters are calling
DES MOINES, Iowa (WHO-TV) – The 2017 Legislative session in Iowa is just weeks away, and lobbying is underway. The Iowa Water and Land Legacy held a news conference to announce more support for a 3/8 cent sales tax to fund the dormant Natural Resources, and Outdoor Trust Fund. Voters gave approval in 2010 to