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BREAKING: InSinkErator Submits Plans For New Headquarters

InSinkErator plans to construct a $24 million 85,000 square-foot building for its headquarters and lab in Mount Pleasant. A division of Emerson Electric, InSinkErator makes food waste disposers for home and commercial use. The company employs 1,000 people in southeast Wisconsin and plans to move 170 people from its existing headquarters in Racine to the new […]

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City And WEDC Fund High-Tech Start-Up Grants, Loans

The City of Racine and the Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation are making cash available in grants and loans to high-tech start-up businesses. Each entity is putting in $200,000 towards a fund to help those businesses develop new technologies. WEDC also gave the Racine County Economic Development Corporation — through its Capital Catalyst Program — $100,000 […]

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CDA Eyes Business Association, Looks To Improve Caledonia’s Image

Caledonia may be looking to form its own business association to improve various areas within the Village, including improving the highway 31 and 32 entrance into the Village. The Community Development Authority, which is charged with carrying out redevelopment projects and development programs within the village, will meet at 6 p.m. Monday, July 27. Here’s […]

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German Tool Maker Moving to Racine County

German hand tool manufacturer Stahlwille is expected in September to open a sales and service center in the Grandview Business Park. The company manufactures hand tools for a number of industries, including aerospace, energy, transportation and more. A press release Sunday evening from the Racine County Economic Development Corporation detailed how a trip with Gov. […]

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UPDATE: Green Space Requirement For Industrial Properties Closer To Being Eliminated

UPDATE: The Caledonia plan commission voted on Wednesday to recommend passing the ordinance, despite having 30 people attend the meeting that voiced opposition to the proposal. The matter will now come before the village board again for a second reading on April 7. While the plan commission approved the recommendation, the village board still would […]