you belong in Pella
#3 Best Place to Live in the US
— USA TODAY
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60 Most Charming American Towns
— HOUSE BEAUTIFUL
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#2 Safest City in Iowa
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RESTAURANTS & RETAIL STORES REOPEN
Beginning May 1, your favorite restaurants and retails stores have started to reopen. We’ll keep you up-to-date on hours and services as the information comes in.
Big enough to have options, small enough to belong!
With our small-town charm and bustling downtown vibe, Pella is a thriving place to call home. Think exposed brick and cobblestone streets paired with boutique shopping and the best craft beer bar in Iowa. There is a wide range of recreational opportunities from our 15 city parks, outdoor aquatic center to Lake Red Rock with exceptional water sports, camping, fishing, paddle boarding, and over 10 miles of bike trails literally in our back yard. Pella offers a great mix of Dutch culture and history which is celebrated during Tulip Time, our annual festival held the first Thursday, Friday, and Saturday in May. You’ll find excellent public and private schools, comfortable neighborhoods, and a highly educated population in the Pella Community.
But don’t take our word for it, according to Area Vibes, Pella has a Livability Score of 92/100, which is considered exceptional!
The Pella area business climate is ideal for new and growing businesses.
This is the home of more than 500 businesses, including two
Fortune 500 companies with corporate offices in the region.
The region boasts some of the world’s leading technology and
The PACE Alliance (Pella Area Community & Economic Alliance) is an association of business owners and members working collaboratively to advance economic growth and success in the Pella area.
The PACE Alliance includes the functions of a traditional Chamber of Commerce and an Economic Development organization with work accomplished through five working councils:
Find services, vendors and partners from over 300 PACE Alliance members here: Business Directory.
There are resources dedicated to help you start, grow, fund and learn to manage your business. Whether you are new business, high-tech startup, or expanding an existing business. We are here to help.
Visit our Business Resources page or give our office a call at 641-628-2626.
As businesses begin to reopen, we know the amount of information to sift through can be overwhelming. That's why we've partnered with Visit Pella, Iowa and the Knoxville Chamber of Commerce to create the Work Hard. Work Smart. Work Safe. playbook. This playbook...