Mount Pleasant

The Foxconn project is moving along quicker than expected, but not everyone is enjoying the speedy progress of the development. Read more

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Foxconn obviously was attracted to Wisconsin’s anti-worker political environment under Scott Walker, but clearly the deciding factor was the terrible contract he negotiated. Recovering from Walker’s $4 billion taxpayer giveaway could take decades. Read more

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The village decided to approve the “Award of Damages” for nine parcels of land within the area for a roadway expansion related to the Foxconn project. Read more

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An illustrated opinion piece by Susan Bietila. Read more

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While the changing picture of the Foxconn development signals trouble to some, supporters have framed it as just the company’s way of adapting to ensure long-term success. Read more

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Concerns over environmental impact, water usage and traffic backups are at the forefront of many minds across the region, as Foxconn plans to finish its Mount Pleasant manufacturing campus in 2022. Read more

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The Mount Pleasant Village Board voted Monday to declare the area where the new Foxconn Technology Campus will be located to be blighted in order to acquire land from holdouts in the area. Read more

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