OPINION: Wisconsin is booming

At a time when many states wonder how they will cope with the uncertain economic future that engulfs them, Wisconsin can take a step back to reflect. Our state is booming, and we in Southeast Wisconsin are going to prosper as a result.

Construction of the Foxconn Technology Group campus in Racine County will first bring a small army of construction and trades workers to the area. There will be significant increases in business for landlords and restaurants, of course. Renters and sellers of all kind of construction materials, supplies, equipment, fuel and tools will also feel the bump in business. Estimates suggest the project will mean $1.4 billion in business for Wisconsin companies and suppliers....

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- - Volume: 5 - WEEK: 49 Date: 12/7/2017 7:32:13 AM -