One Small Change.

I have had a passionate love/hate relationship with Metropolis for a very long time….and it’s all because I see the potential.  The potential for growth.  Potential for more.  Potential to build on a community that isn’t facing any other hardships than any other small town.  The backbone of that effort is The Chamber of Commerce.  We […]

Welcome to the Gutenberg Editor

The goal of this new editor is to make adding rich content to WordPress simple and enjoyable. This whole post is composed of pieces of content—somewhat similar to LEGO bricks—that you can move around and interact with. Move your cursor around and you’ll notice the different blocks light up with outlines and arrows. Press the […]

River2River Fitness

BUSINESS+CROSSFIT® A winning combination for Patrick Howell, owner of River2River Fitness. As the New Year is upon us, the ever-present resolutions start to form and the standard one takes the top spot almost every time.  The idea of getting “fit.”  As a professional, fitness isn’t just for your body but can be applied to your […]

What is the CVB?

What is the GMCVB? Metropolis is a unique community in that we have a successful Convention & Visitor’s Bureau here complimenting the efforts of both the city and the Chamber of Commerce.  One of the most asked questions is, “Well, what does the CVB do?”.  Trish Steckenrider, Director of the Greater Metropolis Convention & Visitor’s […]

Connecting with Future Residents & Visitors

In the Chamber, there are countless requests for information about our community, economic outlook, services available and of course, where to eat and shop!  Moving forward into 2018, when we are asked for information, a questionnaire will be available for recipients to receive a tailored packet for their informational needs. What this means for our members […]