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WHEDA launches $275M loan program for workforce housing, sets April 30 deadline

03.31.24

With the literal push of a button on March 28, Wisconsin officials opened the next round of applications for new […]

WestRock Company’s new Pleasant Prairie manufacturing facility will employ up to 200

03.29.24

WestRock Company’s new, $140 million corrugated box plant in Pleasant Prairie will employ between 190 and 200 employees, according to site […]

Officials tour new 1.11 million-square-foot Amazon warehouse in Kenosha

03.27.24

Local officials toured the newest Amazon facility, 10601 38th St., that began operation earlier this month, taking a lap around […]

Governor Evers Signs BTC Modernization Bill into Law

03.25.24

Gov. Tony Evers has signed Assembly Bill 627 into law as 2023 WI Act 143. A top WEDA legislative priority, […]

Uline Inc. buys land for fourth headquarters office to house hundreds of employees in Pleasant Prairie

03.07.24

Uline Inc. is closer to breaking ground this year on a fourth headquarters office building in Pleasant Prairie after buying […]

LakeView Technology students benefiting from statewide apprenticeship program

03.06.24

Program funded through the Wisconsin Department of Workforce Development The Wisconsin Youth Apprenticeship program has been an eye-opener for many […]

353 housing units pitched in first phase of downtown Kenosha redevelopment

03.05.24

Two buildings with hundreds of apartments, a handful of rental townhomes, retail space and a coworking area are proposed in […]

Robert Hanson to take up Pleasant Prairie community development director role

03.03.24

Pleasant Prairie has hired Robert Hanson, an area native with a background working with economic and community development organizations, as […]

Wisconsin is having a moment—and there’s more to come

02.29.24

There’s been a lot of good news about Wisconsin lately, and it’s only just the start. First, recent U.S. Census […]