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Featured News

Generic building with courthouse title above pillarsGSA announces list of sites for new Des Moines Federal Courthouse

GSA project managers have narrowed the potential location of the new courthouse down to four sites in the downtown Des Moines area. An analysis of the prospective sites is expected to continue through the summer.

News Around the Region

Conference Center Renamed in Honor of Former HR Director

Nick Cave served GSA for 44 years. He passed away on Sept. 8, 2015, just prior to his retirement.

Jason Klumb Bids Farewell to GSA

Former Regional Administrator Jason Klumb departed GSA on Dec. 16 after serving the last seven years as the politically appointed leader of the Heartland.

Iowa Field Office Comes Together in Midst of Potential Disaster

The team began to erect barriers around vulnerable entryways, an effort that included 20 people working tirelessly for more than 85 hours to complete.

Congress authorizes funding for new Des Moines courthouse

GSA will construct a new U.S. courthouse to help meet Judiciary's needs.

Celebrating 25 Years of Service

The Rainbow Castle Child Care Center recently celebrated 25 years of operation in the Robert A. Young Building in Saint Louis, MO.

National Weather Service Equipment Repair Center Opens in Missouri

NOAA’s National Logistics and Reconditioning Center repairs and warehouses computers, electronics, and radar equipment used by meteorologists to create forecasts and track approaching storms.

Mary Ruwwe Appointed Facilities and Construction Category Manager

Heartland Region FAS Commissioner Mary Ruwwe has been named the senior government executive leading the $75.7 billion common spend category.

Last Reviewed 2016-10-13