Iowa

Iowa PERS to hire Brookfield as first infrastructure fund manager

Iowa Public Employees Retirement System (IPERS) is in talks to hire Brookfield as its first infrastructure fund manager with a $300m (€264.9m) commitment to the Brookfield Super-Core Infrastructure Partners fund. IPERS, which previously issued a request for proposal (RFP) with a plan to allocate $500m to infrastructure, told IPE Real Assets that the amount it intends to invest in the asset class ...

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Iowa Down To One Medical CBD Manufacturer Due To COVID-19 Pandemic

This new development may further limit access to medical cannabis products. Medical cannabidiol patients in Iowa now have only one company’s products to choose from as the economic impact of the COVID-19 pandemic forces the state’s only other licensed CBD manufacturer to shutter its operations. At the end of March, Have A Heart Compassionate Care announced that it was closing ...

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State to reissue application for new medical marijuana dispensaries

Marijuana plants grow July 24, 2018, inside the mother room at MedPharm Iowa in Des Moines.  After an evolving landscape has shifted Iowa’s medical marijuana program, the state plans to reissue applications for dispensary licenses. New legislation and the closure of a licensed medical cannabidiol manufacturer led the Iowa Department of Public Health on Monday to rescind a request-for-proposal for two licensed ...

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Iowa Plans to Reissue Medical Cannabis Dispensary Application

ASP Inc The Department of Health has rescinded a request-for-proposal for two licensed medical cannabidiol dispensaries, but state officials plan to reissue the application in the next few days. The Iowa Department of Health has rescinded a request-for-proposal for two licensed medical cannabidiol dispensaries after the closure of two storefronts earlier this year, but state officials plan to reissue the application in ...

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