Kenosha recognized for its Downtown revitalization at the Wisconsin Main Street Awards

Leaders in Kenosha are on the hunt for millionaire investors.

They are off to a great start $50 million has already been promised for redevelopment in the past year.

The Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation just recognized the downtown retail strategy team and Facade Grant program for having the best business recruitment and retention initiative.

It is still full steam ahead, where they already demolished four city-owned buildings this year to attract new developers.

A $26 million boutique hotel in development downtown is another springboard Kenosha leaders are using to attract new investment.

“We really hope that’s going to draw retailers both national and local to our area,” said Nicole Thomsen, Executive Director of Downtown Kenosha Inc.

Read more at Today’s TMJ4.

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