Speaker Date Topic
TBA Apr 27, 2021
Special Guest Speaker
Steve Zittergruen May 04, 2021
Decorah Community Food Pantry

DRC Sponsor: Don Holmertz

Steven Zittergruen will share information about the Decorah Community Food Pantry’s work and future plans. He will focus on the Decorah Community Food Pantry’s response to the unique difficulties presented by COVID-19 and detail how the Pantry, with strong support from the community excelled at meeting those challenges. He serves as the Vice President of the Decorah Community Food Pantry and was very involved in leading the pantry’s response to COVID-19. When not volunteering at the pantry, Steven stays busy as a stay-at-home dad, and serves on the Decorah City Council.

Learn more about the Pantry here: Decorah Community Food Pantry

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The meeting announcment, agenda, location and logistical information including Zoom meeting link will be distributed to all members by email in advance of the meeting. Please complete your meal sign-up prior to the meeting using the previous week's agenda information.

Nathan Thompson May 11, 2021
Affordable Housing Programs

DRC Sponsor: Don Holmertz

Nathan Thompson has worked in affordable housing in urban planning and currently works in the housing department at Upper Explorerland Regional Planning Commission (UERPC). He will talk about affordable housing challenges in northeast Iowa, current UERPC programs addressing parts of the affordable housing problem, and ideas to address housing issues in the future.

You may learn more about UERPC programs here: Upper Explorerland Regional Planning Commission

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The meeting announcment, agenda, location and logistical information including Zoom meeting link will be distributed to all members by email in advance of the meeting. Please complete your meal sign-up prior to the meeting using the previous week's agenda information.

Jerome Fulsaas May 18, 2021
Iowa Farm Bureau

DRC Sponsor: Don Holmertz

Speaker details TBA.

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The meeting announcment, agenda, location and logistical information including Zoom meeting link will be distributed to all members by email in advance of the meeting. Please complete your meal sign-up prior to the meeting using the previous week's agenda information.