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Jacquet Midwest announces $12 million building project in Racine

Jacquet Midwest, a stainless steel and nickel alloy processing company that has a location in Racine, will invest $12 million in the Southside Industrial Park to construct two buildings. Based in Lyon, France, Jacquet Metal Service owns Jacquet Midwest. The company does plasma cutting, water-jet and laser cutting on specialty steels. The Racine Redevelopment Authority, […]

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Property Transfers: Haban Manufacturing, Aspen Apartments sell

The Racine County real estate market keeps humming along as almost 200 properties sold  — including Haban Manufacturing — between July 18 and July 29, according to the Racine County property transfer records. This also included Aspen Apartments, Las Cantaritas restaurant, and the building The Rush is in. Here are the highlights: Caledonia Sturtevant-based Thomas […]

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Property Transfers: Kwik Trip, Manor Hall, and more Foxconn properties sell

Almost $16 million in property transfers happened between June 4 through June 8, and $17 million changed hands between June 11 and June 14, according to the Racine County property transfer records. Here are the highlights: Caledonia Randall and Peggy Larson, of Racine, sold Manor Hall, 4344 Douglas Avenue, to 1897 Holdings LLC for $230,000. […]

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Racine’s summer of detours, delays and street closings continues

Looking for employment opportunities, news about employment or training and education opportunities? Check out our Eye on Employment page by clicking on the graphic above. For the people of Racine who insist on driving their cars, the summer of 2018 continues to be an exercise in frustration. A major refresh of Douglas Avenue continues to […]

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Highway 20 road resurfacing project to begin mid-June

The Highway 20 road resurfacing project will begin in mid-June from West Boulevard to Marquette Street. The project also includes installing new curb ramps, according to the Wisconsin Department of Transportation. During the construction project, motorists will only be able to use eastbound traffic. The project is expected to be completed sometime in October. WHAT […]

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Historic USDOT grant supercharges Interstate 94 project

The state announced Wednesday that Wisconsin will receive $227.4 million in new federal funding for state roads and bridges in fiscal year 2018. Gov. Scott Walker labels this a “significant boost” that will be used to advance a number of transportation projects, including Interstate 94, across the entire state. The largest single segment of the […]