JCV has entered its fifth year of serving the community. A 501(c)4 nonprofit, our mission is to “lead legal, political and community action to support sustainable growth, without heavy industry, and empower citizen’s voices to ensure government transparency.” A history […]
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Take Action The City of Ranson is seeking to correct mistakes it made in 2017 when the city rezoned portions of the Jefferson Orchards property to industrial use, which benefited Rockwool North America (Roxul). Two important public hearings are being […]
The Jefferson County School System staff is continuing to work to maintain food resources for the thousands of children in the community. The JCS Child Nutrition plan, five-day meal packs continue to be distributed on Tuesday afternoons. They will be available […]
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October 20, 2023
JCV has entered its fifth year of serving the community. A...
September 12, 2023
Comprehensive plans for Jefferson County and the locales contained within will shape the future of what our home looks like. The comprehensive plans should NOT include any heavy industry. These plans are reviewed when businesses express an interest in coming to Jefferson County. Most recently, a request was submitted to rezone an area to accommodate heavy industry.
August 23, 2023
Jefferson County Development Authority, often referred to as JCDA, plays a key role in recruiting new businesses to the county. As stated on their website, "the mission of the Jefferson County Development Authority is to provide an increased and diverse tax base for Jefferson County. The JCDA also provides new employment opportunities for our citizens through the attraction of medium sized light manufacturing and other types of business, and through the retention and expansion of existing businesses in Jefferson County."