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City Planning Commission to Consider 12th Street Townhomes Project

RACINE –  Racine Revitalization Partnership Inc.’s (RRP) proposal to construct a three-unit townhome project at 12th Street and Highland Avenue will be considered by the city’s Planning, Heritage and Development Commission on Wednesday afternoon. The Planning, Heritage and Development Commission meeting will be held online starting at 4:30 p.m. Click the button to join, using passcode: […]

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Legacy Redevelopment Corporation opens Racine office, offers Small Business Loan Program

Legacy Redevelopment Corporation (LRC), a U.S. Treasury-certified Community Development Financial Institution (CDFI) that has provided strategic lending solutions to Milwaukee’s underserved markets since 2003, is now offering financial assistance to struggling Racine small businesses. The organization has partnered with the City of Racine to manage a new Microenterprise Assistance Program that provides loans to Racine […]

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City of Racine Youth Sand Volleyball Registration Open through June 17

The City of Racine Parks, Recreation and Cultural Services (PRCS) registration for the summer of 2022’s Youth Sand Volleyball is now open until June 17. All skill levels are welcome to join. This recreational program is open to individuals in 6th grade through 12th grade, as of September 1, 2022. The sand volleyball matches will […]

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City of Racine offers Senior Volleyball Program

The Cesar Chavez Community Center is hosting a weekly senior volleyball program on Wednesday mornings. Senior adults are invited to play on recreational-level teams. The program is being offered by the City of Racine Parks, Recreation and Cultural Services (PRCS). Senior Volleyball Specifics Ages 50+ Wednesday mornings, 9:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. No registration required […]

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Racine Residents Encouraged To Claim Child Tax Credits

CITY OF RACINE – Eligible families are encouraged to claim the Child Tax Credit (CTC), a newly expanded federal tax credit of up to $300 per child paid monthly. The City of Racine is offering to help families navigate the required steps through its Financial Empowerment Center (FEC). “Thanks to President Biden, Racine families have an extraordinary opportunity […]

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Adult Summer Softball League Registration Now Open

The City of Racine Parks, Recreation and Cultural Services (PRCS) has officially opened registration for their Adult Summer Softball League. Summer Softball League Categories Coed League – plays on Fridays Women’s Leagues – plays on Mondays and Wednesdays Men’s Leagues – plays on Sundays, Tuesdays and Thursdays Supplied Bats League – plays Thursday nights Open […]

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African American Conversations for Better Outcomes Set for March 26

The Racine County Wisconsin Diversity Task Force will host African American Conversations for Better Outcomes on March 26th. This event aims to address housing, transportation, justice, education, and economic challenges in Racine County. African American Conversations for Better Outcomes is co-sponsored and hosted by: The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) African […]