International Harvestor / Hyatt Place Hyatt House

People who worked at the old Case I-H plant in East Moline never had river views like this. This afternoon, city officials, developers, and others will cut a ribbon to celebrate the grand opening of a new Hyatt hotel. It's the anchor for "The Bend of the Mighty Mississippi," the development project that's transforming the riverfront where farm equipment was made for decades.

WVIK Staff

On Midwest Week, a look back at a key economic milestone in the history of the Quad Cities - the end of production at the Farmall Plant in Rock Island, 30 years ago.