Main Street Exchange with Story City

Main Street Iowa has developed a new program for 2019 by matching up two Main Street communities to do an exchange.  The goal is to focus on the district’s aesthetics, build partnerships between Main Street communities and engage leaders in a new way.  This exchange will provide an unbiased insight from visitors’ perspectives with impression […]

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Everything Is Ducky in Downtown

The Promotion committee is ready for Spring!  They are participating with the Jefferson Library’s Toddler Fest event at the Greene County Community Center for young families with kids ages 2 – 5 yrs. old.  On Saturday, April 6, families and toddlers are invited to the community center from 10 am – noon to enjoy the […]

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Main Street Iowa Awards on March 8

The annual Main Street Iowa Awards event will be held on Friday, March 8 at the Scottish Rite Conservancy in Des Moines.  At this event, Jefferson’s 2018 Leadership Award will be presented to Debra McGinn for her outstanding leadership for Tower View Team, Promotion and the Board of Directors.  Jefferson will be recognized for being […]

Iowa Great Place designation

Work on an application to be a designated Iowa Great Place continues.  Greene County Development Corporation has agreed to be the applicant with Greene County as the designation.  The Chamber of Commerce, Jefferson Matters: Main Street, Thomas Jefferson Gardens and Greene County communities are working together with Region XII Council of Government’s Lauren Subler to […]

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