Main Street Iowa Award

CDG 2019 Annual Report released

The Mount Vernon-Lisbon Community Development Group (CDG) Annual Report covering Calendar Year 2019 has been released.

Highlights include:

Successful completion of 14 festivals and events, including new event the Uptown Theatre Honors

Successful completion of 10 Quality of Life projects including two new programs with Cornell: Brunch Buddies and Meet Your Community Day

National recognition for our Small Business Saturday event, including our new program Shop Small Every Day

State Recognition (and Governor’s Award) for the Spirit of Main Street Award

Fifth Open4Business Grant win for Blooming Acres

Completion of successful Economic Development workshop and conference in Mount Vernon

You can pick the Annual Report up from the Visitor’s Center or read it online here