The View of an Ant, for Preschoolers

We see them everywhere, but have we ever considered life from their point of view? Your preschooler will enjoy studying ants at their level. The Washington County Conservation Board will be hosting a “Small Wonders: The Ants Go Crawling…” program on Saturday, June 22. The program will begin at the Conservation Education Center at Marr…

Main Street Washington

Volunteer with Main Street Washington! Washington Farmers’ Market We pride ourselves that our vendors make, bake, or grow all the products that they sell. Lights of Love Memory Trees Main Street Washington honors someone special, who perhaps has gone before us, through the Lights of Love Memory Tree project.

Leadership Washington

A Leader Is One Who Knows the Way, Goes the Way, and Shows the Way The program helps to build, strengthen and educate current and future leaders in our home town. Leadership Washington is a premier community-awareness program promoting leadership within Washington. We educate, inform, and inspire participants to bring out their inherent quality to…

Chamber Fun Days: Men + Ladies Golf

Chamber Fun Days: Men + Ladies Golf Ladies Day is 3rd Thursday in June Shotgun Start 11am and 3pm Includes ‘Casino Night’ with opportunity to play for more prizes! Local retail boutiques will be set up from 5-8pm to shop! To Register: Ladies Chamber Day Click Here! Men’s Day is 3rd Friday in June Shotgun Start…

City Government

Join one of many Boards & Commissions! Public Works + Utilities The City of Washington Public Works Department includes the Maintenance and Construction Department, Water Plant, and Wastewater Treatment Plant. Development Services To assist property owners and contractors with building codes within the city.

Chamber of Commerce

Welcome to the Washington Chamber of Commerce! The Chamber is an advocate for business, promotes business alliances, provide valuable benefits and services to our members and is a leader for economic development efforts in Washington, Iowa. Since 1935, the Chamber has been a leader in pursuing economic prosperity and quality of life in our community.…

Challenge Grant

Challenge Grant Proudly Accredited by: The Iowa Economic Development Authority (IEDA) and Main Street Iowa annually award Challenge Grants which benefit local improvement projects, including upper story renovations, movie theater restoration and expansions, restaurant start-ups and improvements, critical building stabilization and façade restoration and upgrades. The Challenge grants have proven to be catalysts for the…

Building Grants

Proudly Accredited by: Main Street approach is a combined process that builds the idea of a downtown’s total image. The strategy is incremental, resulting in many small changes that create strong impact over time. Four volunteer driven Committees, organization, promotion, design, and economic restructuring, contribute to this process. We will be working to: Develop a…

Committees

Chamber of Commerce Committees Learn More To learn more about how you can contribute to our committees or volunteer in our area, please contact the Chamber of Commerce or any Board Member. The Chamber gives you a seat at the table to engage with community leaders, learn from your peers and gain visibility with potential customers.…