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Heritage Preservation Plan Community Workshop Scheduled For April 10

Editor’s note: This is a press release from the City of Racine. The City of Racine Landmarks Preservation Commission is updating the City of Racine’s heritage preservation plan. The purpose of the update is to formulate and identify specific strategies that enhance the City’s preservation program. This plan will build on past successes while proposing additional actions to […]

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Public comment sought on Foxconn air permit proposal

Public announcement: The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources (DNR) is seeking public comment on air permit drafts for the Foxconn liquid crystal display manufacturing facility proposed for construction in Racine County. The DNR will hold a public hearing on Tuesday, April 3 at the SC Johnson iMet Center (2320 Renaissance Boulevard). Beginning at 6 p.m. the public may meet with DNR staff […]

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Property Transfers: Taco Bell building changes hands

Almost $5 million in property changed hands between Feb. 19 through Feb. 23, according to the Racine County Deeds Office. Jo-Don Farms Inc. sold 15.1 acres of land and buildings to Nicholson Road Properties LLC for $154,662. Racine-based Derango Property Investments Uno Inc. sold the Taco Bell building to Colorado-based Borad Development Partners LLC for $630,000. […]

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State launches site about Foxconn project

The state has launched a website that offers information about Foxconn Technology Group as they begin constructing the state’s largest manufacturing facility. Governor Scott Walker highlighted the site wisconnvalley.wi.gov and announced that a resource fair for construction workers is set for March 29 at Festival Hall, 5 5th St. The Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation, a […]

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Quick Cable building sold to new leasing company

Just over $16 million in property changed hands between Jan. 2 and Jan. 5, including a manufacturing company and several commercial buildings on North Memorial Drive and Main Street, according to the Racine County property transfer records. The number of transactions has also remained high this time of year with 67 properties changing hands. Here […]

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Mount Pleasant neighbors sue over eminent domain

Seven Mount Pleasant property owners have sued the village in federal court over how it is handling property acquisitions for Foxconn Technology Group. The landowners who filed the lawsuit own property located within the footprint where Foxconn wants to build an LCD manufacturing facility. Expected to generate 10,000 construction jobs and 3,000 permanent positions, the […]