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VeroBlue Urban Farm Construction Project Update
The landscape is changing on Des Moines Street in WebsterCity as VeroBlue Farms continue the conversion of a warehouse into the largest onshore, indoor aquaculture facility of its kind.  More...
Webster City Maintains AA- Bond Rating
Webster City is currently in the process of bonding for $4,690,000 for street, sidewalk, trail and bridge improvement projects. More...
Webster City Awarded USDA Grant
Webster City has been awarded a $1,000,000 loan and $300,000 grant through the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA’s) rural economic development loan and grant program. More...
VeroBlue acquires 270,000 sq. ft. warehouse in Webster City

VeroBlue Farms, Inc. (VBF), today announced the acquisition of a 270,000 square foot warehouse building for the expansion of the company’s Iowa’s First, land-based aquaculture operation in Webster City, Iowa.

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Over $50 million in new investments

Over the past year, WebsterCity has experienced over $50 million in new industrial and commercial investments!

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Need water?  Got water!

Over $2 million in improvements have been made to the Webster City Water Treatment Plant in the past year.  Those improvements were unveiled to the public during an open house on August 4th.

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Iowa is #2 in best states for a mortgage loan

According to an article in the Money section of msn.com, Iowa is the second best state in the country to acquire a mortgage loan!  

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U.S. Highway 20 project to be complete by 2018

The Iowa Department of Transportation announced that the final 30.5 miles of U.S. 20 from Early to Moville will be converted to 4-lanes.  The project is slated to be complete by 2018.  

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Plan for new hospital clinic on track
The Van Diest Medical Center Board of Trustees approved the release of a bid package for the new clinic at their meeting this week. More...
City of Webster City: Tree City USA Recipient
The National Arbor Day Foundation and the Iowa Department of Natural Resources – Forestry Bureau are proud to announce that the City of Webster City has received the 2015 Tree City USA award. More...
Webster City to receive 20% increase in revenue from state
The Iowa gas tax hike of 10-cents per gallon went into effect on Sunday, March 1st.  What this means for Webster City is approximately a 20% increase in revenue from the state. More...
Governor Branstad Visits Webster City

Iowa Governor Terry Branstad paid a visit to Webster City on Wednesday, February 18, 2015 as a part of his 99 County Tour.

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VeroBlue Farms to purchase $100m in new equipment
VeroBlue Farms USA (VBF) has agreed to buy 2,000 aquaculture tank systems from Opposing Flows Aquaculture (OFA) for more than $100 million, the companies said Wednesday. More...
Sewer capacity not an issue in Webster City
Many smaller communities in Iowa are struggling with sewer problems. More...
Business growth in Webster City's minority population

2014 was a good year for Webster City! Our unemployment is down, building permits are up, and our minority population played an important part in our business growth!

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New WCED Website
WCED launches new website today! More...
Seneca Foundry...One of Iowa's Top Workplaces

Seneca Foundry, located in WebsterCity, was recently selected as one of Iowa’s Top Workplaces as a Workplace Achiever!  The Top Workplaces are determined based solely on employee feedback, and conducted by Workplace Dynamics, LLP.

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For those that live in Iowa, the news comes as no surprise.
For those that live in Iowa, the news comes as no surprise. According to t... More...
Webster City is part of a big fish story...

Webster City is part of a big fish story that is capturing the attention of the local and national media! On Monday evening the Webster City..

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