"Federal relief serves as a critical down payment on our economic recovery, but we need to maintain the momentum of those programs with new resources and new initiatives."
A top Foxconn Technology Group executive has purchased a $2.18 million home in Elm Grove, west of Milwaukee.
Currently, Madison remains the planned host for the World Dairy Expo, which brings in 62,000 people from 100 countries for a week each fall to the Alliant Energy Center.
“We’re optimistic. We want to be ready for when this ends,” said Fields, who spoke with the Cap Times about equitable economic development and the lessons he learned in his six terms in the Assembly.
The study finds the problem may be worse than we thought, with implications for health, education and prosperity -- problems that are further exacerbated by the COVID-19 pandemic, which has pushed nearly every aspect of daily life online.
Officials made big promises about Foxconn’s new facility in Racine County. The Taiwanese global technology company pledged to create up to 13,…
The proposal, included in the Public Service Commission’s budget request to the governor, would put about $100 million a year more into the program, which analysts say is one of the most cost-efficient ways of lowering energy costs and slowing climate change.
Mount Pleasant Village President Dave DeGroot and Project Director Claude Lois said Wednesday they were pleased with Foxconn’s development progress to date.
A search for the best empanada in Atlantic City's Chelsea neighborhood kicked off Friday as part of ongoing efforts to support local businesses and highlight the neighborhood's diversity and international flavor.
Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation Secretary Missy Hughes and Department of Natural Resources Secretary Preston Cole will provide updates on the state response to COVID-19.
The Wisconsin Coalition Against Homelessness is appealing to state government to take decisive short- and long-term action to address a surge in homelessness that is says may be unrivaled since the great depression.
More than 40% of respondents said they could not report specific impacts at the time of the survey, meaning the financial impact could be much greater.
Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation Secretary Missy Hughes joins the live streamed presser a day after Gov. Tony Evers signed the state's COVID-19 response package, which he called "imperfect", into law.
MILWAUKEE — Wisconsin continues to capture significant investment from global business leaders.
The shift in direction entails a greater focus on small businesses and rural communities.
After four months of serving in her role as WEDC head, Missy Hughes said she "would advocate strongly for leaving the structure the way it is" at the agency.
The governor says he's "not necessarily looking to save money for the taxpayers of Wisconsin" in a new contract.
A UW-Madison program that embodies the “Wisconsin Idea” gains traction.
Wisconsin had traditionally received an "F" grade on spending transparency reports until the 2013 launch of government spending portal OpenBook Wisconsin, which tracks state expenditures.
Natalie Erdman, who retired as Madison's director of planning, community and economic development in April, will serve as interim Metro Transit general manager replacing Chuck Kamp, who retired this month.
Brink and architects from Potter Lawson will make an informational presentation to the Urban Design Commission on Wednesday, Nov. 20.
Missy Hughes attended her first WEDC Board meeting Wednesday, about a week before she officially takes over as head of the agency.
It is the start of football season, but you are more likely to see a help wanted sign in a window than a Packers sign throughout Wisconsin.
The point of WEDC should be to invest in homegrown firms that are on the cutting-edge of innovation.