Posted inCommunity, Construction

Wisconn Valley Roadways Construction

Millions of dollars of roads projects are underway in the Wisconn Valley. Some of those projects will take years to complete, according to the Wisconsin Department of Transportation. There’s also a number of sewer and water projects that are being done at the same time. Read about those projects in Katie Knoff’s environmental column. But […]

Posted inDevelopment, Local news

Forced out, Foxconn neighbors empty out homes

It’s not likely that Jay and Carol Eckholm will be cheering when President Donald J. Trump arrives on Braun Road Thursday for a ceremonial groundbreaking for the expansive Foxconn/Wisconn Valley Science and Technology Park project. They spent Saturday finishing cleaning out their home of four and half years at 12325 Braun Road, bitter about how […]

Posted inCommunity, Opinion

Opinion: Blighted label sets stage for Foxconn site to be swept clean

Click here to check out all of our coverage about Foxconn and Wisconn Valley. Another section of track was laid this week for the express train that is the $10 billion construction project for Foxconn Technology Group. The Village of Mount Pleasant Board awarded the first of two contracts for demolition work attached to the […]

Posted inDevelopment, Local news

Foxconn to alter local manufacturing plans? Report says yes

A published report Wednesday sent ripples in every direction when Nikkei Asian Times reported that Foxconn Technology Group will shift its production of displays at the planned Racine County complex to small to midsized units. This would be a move away from its publicized original intent to create large-scale displays. The publication suggested that supply chain […]

Posted inBreaking

Foxconn Passage Not Certain, Some Legislators Say

A $3 billion incentive package to bring Foxconn Technology Group to Wisconsin isn’t a sure thing to pass the state Senate next week, political leaders said, and economic experts urged a close look at the possible deal. A vote on the plan is possible next week, but passage is not certain, Senate Majority Leader Scott […]

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