From June 9-15, 38 high school students representing Iowa’s not-for-profit electric cooperatives traveled to Washington, D.C., joining more than 1,800 other students from around the nation for the 2017 Electric Cooperative Youth Tour. For more than 50 years, the Youth Tour has been giving. . . [more]
The 22nd Annual Meeting of the Members of East-Central Iowa REC was held on Thursday, June 15, and it was well attended.
This year, we were honored to welcome guest speaker Mary McLaury, the former COO of Touchstone Energy® Cooperative. She spoke about the meaning behind the cooperative. . . [more]
What kid doesn’t love big trucks and tractors? Turning this love into an opportunity to plant seeds for future careers was the goal of the first annual Careers on Wheels Open House held at East Elementary in Independence on May 15.
ECI REC Lineman Brian Reidy represented East-Central Iowa. . . [more]