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