Alexandra Elias

A consultant from Ohio will help develop a plan to add art to downtown Moline. This week, Renew Moline hired the firm Designing Local which has done similar work for other cities in several states.

Renew Moline

For three decades, Renew Moline has worked to develop Moline’s downtown. The non-profit will hold a 30th anniversary celebration on Thursday.

A woman who grew up in the Quad Cities will be the next leader of Renew Moline, the public-private partnership that promotes development in the city. Alexandra Elias will take over June lst, and replace Janet Mathis who resigned last year.