May 2017

New Industrial Building Planned For Mount Pleasant

The Land and Lakes Development Co. plans to build a 308,000 square-foot speculative industrial building starting this summer in the Park 94 business park. Part of a 60-acre business park development, Illinois-based Land and Lakes will break ground on the second phase of the project. The recent sale of a 132,000-square-foot spec building to Zilber Property Group spurred on the second phase of the project. ... Read More

The Dish restaurant opens at Hwy. 31 and Spring

The Dish, the new restaurant at Highway 31 and Spring Street, is designed to have a meal ready in five minutes. But don’t think of The Dish as serving “fast food,” says co-owner Jim Willkomm. ... Read More

InSinkErator getting new Mount Pleasant HQ, plant improvements in Racine

InSinkErator is getting a new headquarters and lab building in Mount Pleasant, and will also see improvements to its manufacturing plant in Racine, company officials have announced. Emerson, the parent company of InSinkErator, released plans earlier this week calling for the construction of the $34 million headquarters and lab along with $29 million worth of planned improvements at the company’s Racine plant. ... Read More

Union Grove looking to expand its information superhighway

Improved internet service could soon come to Union Grove as officials look at ways of marketing the community to would-be developers and new businesses. ... Read More