Building Improvement Mini-Grants

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Pedal Jefferson: Business After Hours Event

Pedal Jefferson posterThe Promotion Committee of Jefferson Matters: Main Street is co-hosting a Business After Hours event with the Chamber of Commerce and Cyclists of Greene on Monday, June 20.

This free event will be held at the Elk’s Lodge and is open to all interested businesses and residents.  A cash bar and snacks will be available at 5:15 p.m.  Speakers Jay Hartz from Hotel Pattee and Bob Wilson from the Perry Chamber of Commerce will speak at 5:45 p.m.  Please share the word on this super way to find out how to attract cyclists to the community.

Ring Out for Art winners picked at festival

The first annual Ring Out for Art contest for Jefferson Matters: Main Street and Home State Bank brought many residents and visitors out to view the five entries displayed in the courthouse lawn from May 15 through the Bell Tower Festival.  During the festival, viewers were able to vote for their favorite at the Main Street booth.  The top 3 winners were moved to the Bell Tower Plaza and will stay on display until next May when the next Ring Out for Art sculptures will be chosen and brought to Jefferson.

First place prize of $2,000 was awarded to Tim Adams of Webster City, IA.

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Second Prize of $1,000 was awarded to Whitney Kibbie of Emmetsburg, IA.

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Third Prize of $500 was awarded to the Greene County Motorcycle Charity.

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