April 26, 2021 – Theatre Road, a once quiet farm road, has become a busy local collector with the addition of several large subdivisions and the consolidation of the Village’s schools. The school board identifies the road as “unusually hazardous.”
January 12, 2021 – Three more companies have announced plans to relocate to or expand operations in Kenosha County. Nosco, RealChem Manufacturing Inc., and The Kroger Company are taking advantage of the location’s access to highways, including the newly expanded I-94 North-South.
September 28, 2020 – The USDOT awarded $31.8 million to a joint Wisconsin-Minnesota rail project – the Twin Cities-Milwaukee-Chicago Intercity Passenger Rail Service Project. This project is expected to increase economic development, enhance the passenger experience, and improve the efficiency of travel in the region.
September 2, 2020 – Dan Basile, Chief Operations Officer at Milwaukee County Transit System, joined TDA’s Debby Jackson to talk about East-West Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) on a recent episode of the On The Go podcast.
September 2, 2020 – Wisconsin receives its first designated national bike routes – USBR 30 and USBR 230. This corridor from Milwaukee to Bluff Siding on the Mississippi River will draw local, regional, and national cyclists to communities along the trail and positively impact Wisconsin’s economy.
Advent Tool & Manufacturing Inc., has announced it is moving its headquarters from IL to Kenosha County. Wisconsin has been cited as an “ideal location” for the company.