Challenge Grant through Main Street Iowa

The following grant is available because Jefferson is a Main Street Iowa community.  One applicant per year will be selected by the Economic Vitality Team to apply with up to $75,000 for a matching grant available through Main Street Iowa.  The building must be located in the Main Street District.  Priorities are upper story housing with a traffic generating business on the first floor.

Main Street Iowa Challenge Grant (Primary contact: Main Street Iowa Design staff member Maia Fiala-Jessen)

  • Challenge Grant applications due on September 21, 2020
  • Challenge Grant awards announced November 8, 2020

More info will be available in the spring of 2021.

Here is a link to info from the 2020 applications:  Challenge Grant info

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Calendar

July 2021

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  • Grand Open of "Dig it: The 1950s, 60s and 70s"
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  • Greene County Fair
  • Greene County Farmers Market
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  • Greene County Fair
  • Chews Jefferson
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  • Greene County Fair
  • Summer Sidewalk Savings
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  • Greene County Fair
  • Summer Sidewalk Savings
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  • Greene County Fair
  • Summer Sidewalk Savings
  • "Morning at the Museum" Open House
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  • Greene County Fair
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  • Greene County Fair
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  • Community Blood Drive
  • Greene County Farmers Market
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  • Chews Jefferson
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  • VFW Fundraiser Meal
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  • Greene County Farmers Market
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  • Chews Jefferson
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  • Golf Tournament by Jefferson Matters: A Main Street & Chamber Community
  • Pleasant Prairie Threshing Bee
  • Java & Juice at Sierra Community Theatre
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  • Pleasant Prairie Threshing Bee
  • Pleasant Prairie Threshing Bee
  • BOOST Bash
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  • Pleasant Prairie Threshing Bee
  • Historian Chuck Holden, presentation
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  • Greene County Farmers Market
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  • Chews Jefferson
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  • Java & Juice at Art on the Fly
  • Relay for Life Curbside Meal
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  • Rippey Sesquicentennial