Press Releases & Columns
Sheboygan, WI – Results from the FreshTech Innovation District summit are in. Participating in the summit were ~150 individuals representing over 100 organizations. Overwhelmingly, participants stated the Innovation District must be a world-class development. Most importantly, nearly all attendees stated the District’s culture must be inclusive, diverse, open, energetic, collaborative and engaging.
Sheboygan, Wis. (November 1, 2018) – Waters Edge Development of Sheboygan, LLC, is pleased to announce the unveiling of its 32 unit two-bedroom one and a half bath condominium project called Water’s Edge located on the Sheboygan River at 15th Street between Wisconsin and Niagara Ave.
Owners Thomas Shortt, Kristin Pagel, and family.
Elkhart Lake, USA – Restoration and renovations will begin on the Shore Club on Elkhart Lake, former Victorian Village in Elkhart Lake, Wisconsin. New resort owners, Thomas Shortt, and Kristin Pagel, will rejuvenate the 60-unit, 3 restaurants, 2 pool and event/theater space complex nestled along nearly 600’ of pristine shoreline on Elkhart Lake just blocks from historic downtown Elkhart Lake. The Resort will stay open during renovations this winter and be branded the Shore Club as of January 1st with an opening celebration set for spring.
Business Idea Workshop and Student Business Idea Contest held at UW-Green Bay, Sheboygan Campus, Thursday, Nov. 8
Green Bay, WI – As part of Sheboygan’s Startup Wisconsin Week, UW-Green Bay, Sheboygan Campus will be hosting a Business Idea Workshop and Student Business Idea Contest on Thursday, Nov. 8, 2018 from 4:30 p.m. to 6 p.m. in the Wombat Room.
Town of Sheboygan – The Town of Sheboygan is seeking a development partner for ~99 acres in the NE corner of State Hwy 42 and Dairyland Drive visible from Interstate 43 and adjacent to standalone retail and commercial uses are well suited for retail, commercial or residential development. The property is currently known as the “Beuchel Farm.”
Fond Du Lac - An environmental impact study conducted by the Federal Highway Administration and Wisconsin Department of Transportation found that a four-lane expansion of State 23 is needed for efficiency and safety.
Job Fair and Open House on Wednesday, September 26 – Onsite Interviews
Sheboygan, WI – HTT, a growing contract metal stamping and fabrication manufacturer that creates precision metal parts and solutions, is holding a direct-hire event on Wednesday, September 26th from 7:30a-5:30pm. The facility is located at 1828 Oakland Avenue in Sheboygan.
Two projects expected to create 223 affordable housing units
Sheboygan – The Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority (WHEDA) today announced the award of more than $1.5 million in State Housing Tax Credits to fund two multifamily developments in Sheboygan. The tax credits, which are distributed by WHEDA, will create 223 units of affordable rental housing.
Plymouth, WI – August 24, 2018, Lakeland Supply, Inc. has contracted for a 175 kW rooftop solar system with Arch Electric Solar of Plymouth, WI. for their new building at N17 W25081 Bluemound Rd in Pewaukee, WI. The entire project will take less than 4 weeks to complete and will be the largest solar project to date in the City of Pewaukee.
With a new patent produced every three days, a strong spirit of innovation has emerged among a number of highly creative and driven entrepreneurs that call Sheboygan County home.