Local Incentives

JEDCO Funding Programs

Jasper County Economic Development Corporation has two funding programs available for JEDCO communities: the Jasper County Facade Improvement Program and the JEDCO Small Grants Program.

For more information about these programs, contact Jeff Davidson, Executive Director, Jasper County Economic Development Corporation (JEDCO) at jedcoiowa@gmail.com.

Jasper County Facade Improvement Program

The Jasper County Facade Improvement Program provides matching funds to business owners within the downtown commercial areas in JEDCO member communities (Baxter, Colfax, Kellogg, Lynnville, Mingo, Monroe, Prairie City, and Sully) for facade improvements. The purpose of the Jasper County Facade Improvement Program is to support the revitalization of business districts in small towns by stimulating private investments that enhance the appearance of buildings and properties and encourage business expansion and creation.

Click here to download the Facade Improvement Program Guidelines and Application.

You can see recent Facade Improvement projects here.

JEDCO Small Grants Program

The goal of the Jasper County Economic Development Corporation (JEDCO) Small Grants Program is to provide financial assistance to JEDCO member communities for economic development projects that increase the property tax base and/or create jobs. Current Jasper County Economic Development Corporation (JEDCO) members who are in good standing are eligible to apply for funding. Applications must be submitted by a current JEDCO Board member.

Click here to download the Program Guidelines and Application.  

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