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Home State Bank Makes 3 Yr. Pledge

Home State Bank in Jefferson renewed their three year pledge of $10,000 per year to Jefferson Matters: Main Street.  This financial commitment as well as support of their staff members on various committees and projects is very much appreciated by the JM:MS Board of Directors. The 2015 Investment Drive is near completion as a review […]

Evergreen Baskets Hung

Main Street volunteers put together the baskets of greenery again this year to be hung by the City of Jefferson on the lampposts in the downtown district.  When the lampposts are lit, the town is ready for Christmas! Thanks to Jean Walker for coordinating this effort with the City of Jefferson.  Fifteen volunteers worked to put […]

Mini-Grant & Paint Iowa Beautiful to Lawton Family Chiropractic

Lawton Family Chiropractic has been trying to take a look at their storefront to make improvements.  Through a Main Street grant of paint through Paint Iowa Beautiful, a group of volunteers painted the façade with a fresh coat of white.  Amber had a local construction company remove an air conditioner over the door and replaced […]

CDBG Moving Forward

The Business Improvement Committee hosted a Business After Hours on Monday, Oct. 5 for all those interested in learning more about the Community Development Block Grant.  Ed Basch of the Iowa Economic Development Authority presented updated information about this grant and answered questions of the 60 people in attendance. The Block Grant Committee interviewed 5 […]