October 29, 2019
Weekly Update Vol.2019

Local Decision - Exercise Your Rights & Vote November 5th

The primary election is coming!   There are some important local raises that are important to the future of the Quad Area.   

Unable to Vote November 5th?    You can vote anytime at your City Government Center.  

To see the information about races in your community,  check on the Election Page on the Chamber Website here!

Are you a Military or Veteran Owned Business

If you are a Chamber Member & Military Connected Business Owner we ask that you log in to your Chamber Account here.   

Once you are logged in look for the Member Information Section/Change profile. 

Click on the Highlighted area and on the following screen, scroll down to below your email and check the box that says Veteran Owned. 

Would you like to make a difference in your community?

Think about getting involved in the Quad Area Chamber of Commerce?

We are looking for volunteers for boards, committees and interest in retail business, arts & culture, tourism and non profit sector of our communities. 

Have some questions or ideas?   
Email: info@quadareachamber.org

Free Out of State Conference for Manufactures & Fabrication Employers

This is a great opportunity we should pass along to our manufactures/fabrication employers in Anoka County that would be interested in attending an out of state conference. Can you please share with your networks?
Anoka County Regional Economic Development (ACRED) pays to be a partner in the MN Marketing Partnership, who is sponsoring the free registrations for employers.
Jacquel Hajder | Economic Development Specialist
2100 3rd Ave. STE 700 | Anoka, MN 55303
(c) 612-358-8925 | (d) 763-324-4609


More Info & to Register!

Commit to be counted 2020!!

The Quad Area Chamber is offering info on the upcoming Census!    We need to be counted.   More Info

QACC Chamber After Hours Meet & Greet at Running Aces October 29th

 Save the Date
October 29th

4:30 to 6:30  p.m.  

Meet, Greet, Learn about the New Hotel and other things happening at
our newest Chamber Member!

Appetizers will be provided by Running Aces Hotel & Casino!

QACC changes from Anniversary to Fiscal Year Membership Billing for 2020

2020 Dues Statements will be mailed early November.  

At it's October Board Meeting the Board adopted the revised policy.   All membership dues will be payable November 1 and will be considered late if not received by January 1.   A $25 late fee will be assessed and any member not paid and no contact with the chamber has been made will considered a voluntary drop of the membership, as of February 1st.   

2020 Memberships will be prorated based on quarter that you last paid membership dues.  

With the opportunities available with your membership via the Chamber Nation Platform, we have also adopted a Benefits & Information Plan effective for the 2020 year.   

Policy & Benefits Info

November Lunch & Learn: Annual Report from our School Districts

  • ‚ÄčVisit Lino Lakes Elementary  
  • Learn how Centennial and Forest Lake School Districts are utilizing the Levy Increase
  • Learn about White Bear Lakes Levy Initiative‚Äč
November 7th 
11:30 - 1:00 PM
725 Main Street
Lino Lakes 

Building Healthy Military Communities

Do you know a family in need this holiday season? Register by Nov. 15th

Business Summit November 21st, 2019

The Anoka County Regional Economic Development Partnership (ACRED) is hosting a first annual business summit on November 21st at Anoka Technical College.  The purpose of this event is to bring business leaders and owners from all across the County to learn about topics that will help their business grow and succeed, and bring various chamber members and non-members together.  We will have two panel discussions: one on expansion planning and the other about workforce and training resources. 
The Quad Area Chamber has elected to be a sponsor of this event.   Put it on your calendars and more information will follow as it is available. 
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