Main Street Iowa Design Resources

Main Street Iowa design consultants Tim Reinders and Maia Jessen have updated their handouts on a number of topics regarding downtown revitalization.  These easy-to-understand sheets explain the most recent information on […]

Empty Storefronts

Several empty storefronts have received some attractive displays courtesy of volunteers with the Jefferson Matters: Main Street. Chris Heisterkamp designed the Scrabble type display in the Masonic Lodge. Roger Aegerter painted […]

Beauty in Jefferson

The twelve pillar planters in the downtown square were filled with beautiful fall flowers by the Design Committee.  Jean Walker, Karen Lawton & Kathy Milligan led this committee to plant […]

Successful Historic Plaque Nominee Walk

On Sunday, September 18, over 70 people enjoyed the event highlighting the seven nominees for historical plaques in our downtown.  Small groups were led around the square to meet these […]