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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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HELP WANTED: PUBLIC WORKS- CEMETERY & PARKS WORKER

The City of Jefferson, IA (Pop. 4345) is taking applications for a full-time Public Works Employee for the Cemetery and Parks Departments.  Duties include managing administrative functions of the municipal cemetery, grounds maintenance, the opening and closing of graves.  The position also assists with the maintenance and upkeep of all City owned parks, shelters, buildings and related grounds activities.  This ... Read More ...

NOTICE OF MEETING OF THE CITY COUNCIL OF JEFFERSON, IOWA, AND OF PUBLIC HEARING ON PROPOSAL TO SELL PROPERTY LOCATED AT 210 W. WASHINGTON ST.

The City Council of the City of Jefferson, Iowa, will hold a public hearing at its regular meeting at the Municipal Center in Jefferson, Iowa, on January 25, 2022, at 5:30 p.m., on the City Council’s proposal to sell property located at 210 W. Washington St., in Jefferson, Iowa, legally described as the East 43 Feet of Lot 30 and ... Read More ...

HELP WANTED: Golf Course Clubhouse Manager

  The City of Jefferson is accepting applications for an 8-month seasonal position for a person to manage the Clubhouse at the Jefferson Municipal Golf Course. Responsible for building membership, promoting the course, communicating with members, coordinating golf leagues, events and tournaments, collecting rental and green fees, maintenance of facilities and equipment, operating concessions, developing and adhering to an annual ... Read More ...

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Jan 25, 2022
5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
City Council Meeting
Feb 08, 2022
5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
City Council Meeting
Feb 22, 2022
5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
City Council Meeting
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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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