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Jefferson is a Community that exemplifies the meaning of Midwest living. We are a progressive community of citizens who show a genuine concern about Life and the values of it for our present and future generations.

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Spring Water Main Flushing Schedule

Below is the Spring Water Main Flushing Schedule, weather permitting. April 22-23 PLEASE NOTE: The water may show discoloration for a few hours after flushing. Do not consume or use the water for cooking until the water clears up. The water can be used for bathing and dishes. The brown color is iron from the bottom of the water lines. ... Read More...

Q&A Proposed Redevelopment of 403 W Head Street for Multifamily Development “The Wheldon”

The City is providing the documentation unaltered and unaudited in the form provided by KCG. Q&A Rezoning 403 W Head Street for Multifamily Development – The Wheldon...

HELP WANTED: Golf Course Positions

We’re hiring! The Jefferson Community Golf Course is looking for two Ground Maintenance workers! Applications can be found at City Hall or our website. Deadline is April 1, 2024. EOE. Call Jacob at 515-240-5970 for the Ground Maintenance positions...

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As Mayor of Jefferson, I invite you to consider making Jefferson your home.

Jefferson is a great place to raise a family! Our small town quality of life is safe and friendly. Our schools and health care are excellent. Our new Greene County Early Learning Center provides education-based child care. Our parks and recreational programs give kids and adults plenty of free time choices. Our location within an hour of Des Moines and Ames gives easy access to additional cultural events and attractions, while our distance eliminates the hassles of metropolitan living.

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