Photo Release: Gov. Ricketts Attends 15th Tri-State Governors’ Conference
Governor Ricketts with Iowa Governor Kim Reynolds and South Dakota Governor Dennis Daugaard
before the 2017 Tri-State Governors’ Conference.
Governor Ricketts delivering a brief State of the State address to conference attendees over lunch.
Governor Ricketts addressing the crowd during the Governors’ Conference Issues Forum.
Governor Ricketts presented with an aerial view picture of the point where Nebraska, Iowa,
and South Dakota meet from South Sioux City Area Chamber of Commerce Chair Robert Rapp
SIOUX CITY, IOWA – On Tuesday, Governor Pete Ricketts participated in the 15th Tri-State Governors’ Conference in Sioux City, Iowa. The Tri-State Governors’ Conference is a biennial event where the governors from Nebraska, Iowa, and South Dakota come together to discuss the important issues facing the Tri-State area.
The conference began with a luncheon where all three governors delivered a brief State of the State address for their respective states. Next, the governors participated in a Tri-State issues related forum where speakers delivered presentations on economic development, workforce solutions/talent acquisition, affordable housing, and biofuels. After the presentations, each governor provided responses to the previous four issues.