Jefferson County IL Digital Publications

Take a look at our comprehensive guide to Jefferson County, Illinois. Town Square Publications has community information you need to live, work and play. Here is a list of things to do Mt. Vernon, IL.

Things to Do in Jefferson County

Jefferson County is home to many annual events and festivals, interactive historic landmarks, outdoor recreation adventures and activities for visitors and locals alike. Whether you’re enjoying street festivals in downtown…

Annual Events in Mt Vernon

Known as the “Festival Arts City,” there is always something going on in Mt. Vernon. From live musical entertainment to gallery openings, Mt. Vernon is the place for the artist…

History of Mt Vernon

History of Mt Vernon, Illinois – A Brief History Celebrating our 200th birthday, 2019 is Mt. Vernon and Jefferson County’s Bicentennial. The city and county were both established in 1819….

Transportation

Location has been a key part of the equation for Jefferson County’s success with convenient transportation via highway, rail and air. Almost one-third of  the nation’s top 50 metropolitan areas…

Continental Tire Celebrating 45 Years

Jefferson County and Mt. Vernon are celebrating 200 years in 2019, and many businesses in the community are celebrating milestones as well – including the biggest employer in Jefferson County…

Manufaturing in Mt Vernon

Mt. Vernon, Illinois, in Jefferson County sits at the crossroads of Interstate Highways 57 and 64, just one hour east of  St. Louis and one hour west of Evansville, Indiana….

Economic Development

The Jefferson County Development Corporation is a proactive force in the county that implements strategies to attract, maintain and develop business in the community, and consists as a partnership of…