Color Schemes for Building Facades

The 13 building owners involved in the CDBG Downtown Façade Rehabilitation project have worked with the architects in selecting their color schemes.  Architects Matthew Miller and Peter Franks of Franks Design made suggestions with many of the owners happy with the recommendations.  Others had some other ideas in mind.  Watch to see the paint and […]

Greene County Rams help in a big way!

The Greene County Rams football team, cross country team, cheerleaders, coaches, city staff and other volunteers made a huge contribution to moving over 15 ton of debris from the basement of a downtown building.  A bucket brigade on Sunday, August 27 of over 40 volunteers lifted bricks, sand, and rock from the lower level up […]

Local Presenters at State Conference

Saving the Downtown: A Local Approach was the topic of the presentation by City Administrator Mike Palmer, City Building Official Nick Sorensen, and Jefferson Matters: Main Street Director Peg Raney at the Iowa Downtown Conference in Sioux City, Iowa.  Over 40 people attended the session as the trio focused on how Jefferson has utilized local […]