Jefferson Receives Challenge Grants

A contingency of Jefferson Matters: Main Street and City of Jefferson officials were in Des Moines on Tuesday, Nov. 29 to receive two grant awards.  The Main Street Iowa Challenge Grant of $74,500 was received for the Kendall Building on Lincoln Way.  This building was acquired by the City with a commitment of $150,000 in […]

Christmas Tree Lighting at Thomas Jefferson Gardens

Jefferson Matters: Main Street and Thomas Jefferson Gardens invite you and your family to the annual Community Christmas Tree Lighting on Thursday, December 1 at 5:30 p.m. at the Thomas Jefferson Gardens in Jefferson. Santa will be there to light the huge Christmas tree outside in the gardens. The Greene County Singers will sing carols […]

Family Feud comes to Jefferson

Who do you most associate with sports in Jefferson? Where would you purchase a greeting card? Name a street that runs east to west. It’s questions like these that will have four teams competing in the first ever Jefferson edition of Family Feud on Saturday night, November 19, at the History Boy Theatre Company at […]

Trick or Treat on the square

The Promotion Committee was on hand to give treats to little ones parading around the square on Thursday, Oct. 28.  The group sets up in Sally’s Alley which has been a Main Street project.  The weather was perfect and lots of families brought their kids around to enjoy this Chamber event.