Legislative Days 2019

Tuesday, February 5th - Thursday, February 7th

Some exciting changes to our Winter Meetings and Legislative Bus-In Day!  

This year we will be combining our typical December Winter Meetings and YPN and RPAC events with the traditional Legislative Bus-In Day to take place in February. We will host committees meetings on Tuesday February, 5th. Our legislative day will be Wednesday, February, 6th at a great venue downtown, The River Center, with a view of the capitol.  We will finish up our business meetings on Thursday, February 7. 

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Schedule Overview

Tuesday, February 5 

 IAR Committee and work group meetings

Professional Standards / Risk Management, Executive Committee and Member Involvement and Visionary Forum will all be held a  few blocks away from our new office at Holiday Inn on Tuesday morning at 6075 Mills Civic Parkway, West Des Moines, IA 50266. 

5:00 pm RPAC Reception 

7:00 pm Iowa Young Professionals Network (YPN) Poker Run

Wednesday, February 6

IAR Committee and work group meetings

11:30 am Legislative Lunch with Kevin Madden and Iowa Update with Jennifer Kingland at River Center Downtown

*A bus will leave from the IAR office at 11am and transport to the Luncheon, it will then take passengers to the Capitol at 1pm and again at 2pm, it will pick passengers up at 3:45pm for the evening reception, after which it will return to the IAR office at 8pm. 

l :00 -  4:30 pm Hill Visits with our Iowa Representatives and Senators

4:30 - 7:00 pm Evening Reception with Legislators at River Center Downtown

Thursday, February 7

IAR Committees and work group meetings

IAR Board of Directors Meeting - finished by 12 :00 pm

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Hotel & Location Information

 

Holiday Inn and Suites 

 We have a room block reserved for Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday nights.
Located only a few blocks from IAR's new office building and close to many restaurants and shops in the Jordan Creek area. 

Read more on the amenities offered at the hotel. 

Hotel room rate is $109 per night and includes breakfast at Johnny's Italian Steakhouse. 
Call 515-309-3900 and mention Iowa Association of REALTORS®. 

Google Map Link for the Holiday Inn

Hyatt Place

We have a room block reserved for Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday nights.s.
Located only a few blocks from IAR's new office building and close to many restaurants and shops in the Jordan Creek area. 
Read more on the amenities offered at the hotel. 

 

Hotel room rate is $96 per night and includes breakfast. 

Call 888-492-8847 or use this reservation link and mention Iowa Association of REALTORS®. 

Google Map Link for Hyatt Place

River Center - Downtown Des Moines

The River Center: 340 SW 3rd St, Des Moines, IA 50309 Google Map Link

The River Center's front door is located on  SW 3rd St. (West of the Iowa Cubs' Principal Park). 

IAR New Office Building

Many of the meetings will take place at the new IAR office building in the Jordan Creek area. 

5950 Village View Drive #100,  West Des Moines, IA 50266  

Google Map link