Leadership Washington Participates in Health and Wellness Day

WASHINGTON, IA – Our 2022-2023 Leadership Washington class experienced a variety of health and wellness related offerings in town on Wednesday, Dec 14th.  They started the day at the UP Home, where the dining staff provided a delicious breakfast.  The class learned about many of the various health conditions that can affect the eyes by Dr. Megan…

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Edward Jones Celebrates Centennial Anniversary and Continued Commitment to Making a Positive Impact for Clients, Colleagues and Communities

From one man, Edward D. Jones, and one office, to 50,000 associates across  15,000 locations – the firm is poised for the next 100 years Financial-services firm Edward Jones announces the celebration of its Centennial, marking a century of transformative growth and the positive impact it has made for its clients, colleagues, communities and society.…

Leadership Washington Class Heads Back to School

The Washington Chamber of Commerce’s Leadership Washington class headed back to school on Wednesday, November 9 as they learned about the multiple educational facilities and opportunities in the Washington community. Leaders Nicole Peterson and Jim Lester coordinated the group as they started their day at the Washington Public Library where Director Cary Ann Siegfried sent…

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Main Street Washington receives $100,000 Challenge Grant for Koller + Plus, LLC Professional Project

November 3, 2022 – The Iowa Economic Development Authority (IEDA) announced awards totaling $934,430 in Main Street Iowa Challenge Grants to 10 communities around the state. The grants will benefit local improvement projects, such as historic building rehabilitation and upper story renovations. “The Main Street Iowa Challenge grants have been instrumental in revitalizing Iowa’s historic main streets,” said Debi Durham, executive director of IEDA and the Iowa Finance Authority. “Reinvesting…

WEDG Workshops on Stress and Leadership

Character Counts and WEDG Present Leadership and Stress Management Workshops!

Every business strives for optimal performance and needs leaders to help drive that performance. But, many workplaces struggle to provide opportunities for their leaders to learn and develop skills specifically targeted at enhancing the performance of their team. WEDG is offering a unique opportunity for your managers, supervisors, and leaders to learn strategies for coaching…

Home Rehabilitation Block Grant Pilot Program

The City of Washington is applying for the Home Rehabilitation Block Grant Program through the Iowa Finance Authority (IFA) and is seeking homeowners who are interested in participating. See the flyers below in English and Spanish for more details. spanish-Home Rehab Progra… File size: 161.08 KB Created: 10-20-2022 Updated: 10-20-2022 Hits: 142 Download Preview spanish-rehab…

Junk Vehicles

Just a reminder vehicles cannot be parked on your yard or driveway without having a current license to operate on the roadway and parked on an “all-weather-surface”.  This includes motor homes, trucks, boats, and travel trailers.  “All-weather-surface” means asphalt, Portland cement  concrete, brick paver or gravel surface free of all grass and weeds for the…