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Business Park Expansion Planned for Mount Pleasant

MOUNT PLEASANT – Ashley Capital LLC, developer of Enterprise Business Park in Sturtevant, has purchased 48.5 acres here to establish an expanded business park. The expansion, called Enterprise West, expects to accommodate two 390,000-square-foot industrial buildings with construction of the first possibly starting as early as 2022. The site is between the current Enterprise Business […]

Posted inBreakingProperty TransfersReal Estate

Racine County Property Transfers March 29 through April 1

Racine County had 59 properties transferred to new owners between March 29th and April 1st, according to the Racine County Register of Deeds Office property transfer record.  The properties acquired had a cash value of just over $11 million. That’s half of what was sold the week prior. Further, the average cost of properties this […]

Posted inDevelopmentLocal news

UPDATE: Homeowners ready for Foxconn lawsuit, say fair offer would sway them

UPDATE: Despite a number of neighbors opposing the move, the Mount Pleasant Community Development Authority voted 6 to 1 in favor of designating several properties as blighted, according to a story by the Journal Times. The Mount Pleasant Village Board is expected to take up the matter at its next meeting. ORIGINAL STORY: The Foxconn […]

Posted inDevelopmentLocal news

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 […]

Posted inBreaking

Requests Include Millions For Utility Expansion

A series of resolutions passed by the Racine Waterworks Commission Tuesday night included the possibility of spending millions to extend water service to Mount Pleasant and expand the Racine Wastewater Utility in anticipation of the growth expected along the Interstate 94 corridor. The expansion request, however, goes far beyond the proposal by Foxconn Technology Group […]