The Cloy Kuhse Positive Impact Award was announced in September 2011. The Award is to recognize a business or company in Allamakee County making a positive Impact. The Award is named in memory of Cloy Kuhse, whom was an active board member for Allamakee County Economic Development as well as a County Supervisor. Mr. Kuhse passed away unexpectedly in May 2011. The criteria is as follows:
1. The entity must be a business (not an individual).
2. The entity must be located within Allamakee County, Iowa.
Anyone may submit a nomination. The ACED Board of Directors will award the first recipient in September 2012.