Thanks to Loren Turner

Loren Turner has served on the Jefferson Matters: Main Street Board of Directors for almost two years.  We have appreciated his leadership in the Business Improvement Committee.  Loren is the owner of Heaven’s Best.  He plans to stay involved on this committee but step down as chairperson.  Scott Weber of Unger Insurance has accepted the […]

We Believe In Our Businesses

The Promotion Committee of Jefferson Matters: Main Street has been hard at work taking pictures of every business owner or key employee in the Main Street District.  The Believe In promotion is designed to put a face on every business and encourage customers to shop locally.  These posters were placed in every business by the committee and […]

ISU Retail Scapes Studio returns to Jefferson

Students in the ISU Retail Scapes Studio returned to Jefferson on Feb. 22 to make presentations to the community.  Six groups shared their thoughts on the identity and vision for Jefferson that they perceived from their research and tours of the community.  The student presenters indicated many positive aspects of Jefferson and had great insight on […]

Cash Mob a Big Success!

On Saturday, Feb. 13, over 30 people gathered to participate in the first Cash Mob in Jefferson.  The Promotion Committee got the word out to gather at 10:30 a.m. as “economic activists” drew out a name of a retail business.  Each vowed to spend at least $20 each to jump start the day for a […]