Successful Semester with ISU

Students from the ISU College of Design presented their final posters to over 30 community members on Monday, April 25.  Residents were very impressed with the design interventions proposed.  A full report with all of the projects will be sent to Jefferson Matters: Main Street to share with the City of Jefferson and Chamber of […]

Let’s Put Jefferson on the Map!

Jefferson’s small businesses are missing out on potential customers without a local business listing on a search engine. Google is even the term people use when searching on the internet. Jefferson Matters: Main Street was contacted to hold a free workshop presented by Pam Johnson, a Google facilitator from Fort Dodge. All area businesses are […]

Open 4 Business Competition

Open 4 Business Contest Now Open Do you have a great business idea? Have you always wanted to own a business in downtown Jefferson? Is your current business planning to expand services or add a new product line? Jefferson Matters: Main Street is looking for interested entrepreneurs who could use $28,000 to launch or grow […]

Great ideas from ISU students!

                                Twenty-four ISU students in the Retail Scapes Studio shared their ideas for Jefferson on March 28.  Throughout the semester, the students have researched Jefferson and visited one on one with community members.  They created an Identity or Vision for […]