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    What business would you like?

    For those of you in Ames/Des Moines, what type of place would you like to see? Not the name of a chain store but type of place, like wine bar, bike shop, etc.

    Same questions for those of you in the Cedar Rapids? Are you missing anything you think would do well?


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    Re: What business would you like?

    Mattress store.



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    Re: What business would you like?

    On the reals though I wish Ames had a furniture store, Redeker's in Boone is ok, having to go all the way down to Homemaker's is a pain in the ***.



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    Re: What business would you like?

    Quote Originally Posted by 3TrueFans View Post
    On the reals though I wish Ames had a furniture store, Redeker's in Boone is ok, having to go all the way down to Homemaker's is a pain in the ***.
    I agree, a furniture store would do well in Ames, its one of the things that isn't covered well in the retail market in Ames presently. Some of the stores sell furniture but there isn't a store that specializes in it currently and has a wide selection.


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    Re: What business would you like?

    Not to be controversial but....



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    Re: What business would you like?

    Quote Originally Posted by mtowncyclone13 View Post
    For those of you in Ames/Des Moines, what type of place would you like to see? Not the name of a chain store but type of place, like wine bar, bike shop, etc.

    Same questions for those of you in the Cedar Rapids? Are you missing anything you think would do well?
    Been a couple of years since I lived in CR, but I never really found anything that was needed and not already there.



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    Re: What business would you like?

    An strip club for women with all male dancers. I've always wanted to be a stripper...



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    Re: What business would you like?

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    An strip club for women with all male dancers. I've always wanted to be a stripper...
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    Re: What business would you like?

    Chicago needs Taco Johns and Casey's gas stations.



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    Re: What business would you like?

    In CR, i would love to see a good vodka bar, the link i provided below is a fun place i found in St Louis

    Sub Zero Vodka Bar | Central West End | Sushi – Burgers – Vodka



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    Re: What business would you like?

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    Re: What business would you like?

    Dallas doesn't have a single good Chicago Style pizza place.



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