Economic Programs

Along the shores of the mighty Mississippi River, Muscatine is the perfect location to start, grow, and thrive with a restaurant, a retail establishment, or a service business. Muscatine is a rare gem ... multifaceted, gritty, resilient, naturally beautiful, and completely unique with a fascinating history and inspiring future. The Department of Community Development offers a variety of programs to assist business owners small and large from a variety of forgivable loan programs to programs to assist with building improvements. Contact the Community Development staff for more information.