Community Leaders Breakfast – October 2017
The Mount Vernon-Lisbon Community Development Group (CDG), a Main Street organization, will once again offer quarterly Community Leaders Breakfasts throughout the school year.
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The Thursday, October 5, 2017 breakfast will take place at the Cornell College Thomas Commons, Smith Dining Room.
- Breakfast and coffee are available for $7.15.
- Free parking at Cornell is available behind The Thomas Commons.
- 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.