Community Leaders Breakfast – January 2022
The Mount Vernon-Lisbon Community Development Group (CDG), a Main Street organization, will once again offer quarterly Community Leaders Breakfasts throughout the school year.
The Thursday, January 6. 2022 breakfast will take place at Gwen’s in Lisbon, Iowa.
- A buffet breakfast will be available for purchase, which includes coffee.
- Free parking is available on First Street.
- All are welcome and no RSVP is required.
- Those who attend will hear updates from Lisbon and Mount Vernon City Halls, Lisbon and Mount Vernon schools, Cornell College, local service groups, and businesses.
About the Mount Vernon-Lisbon Community Development Group
The Mount Vernon-Lisbon Community Development Group exists to improve the social and economic well-being of Mount Vernon and Lisbon by capitalizing on their unique identity, assets and character. Mount Vernon was selected as a Main Street community in 2008, and practices economic development within the context of historic preservation.
About Main Street
The Main Street Approach is a copyrighted process of the National Trust for Historic Preservation. The Program has been used in Iowa since 1986 with a total of 56 communities having participated. Mount Vernon was selected as a Main Street community on March 4, 2008 by the State of Iowa, after submitting a comprehensive application and presenting to a select board of reviewers.