The following statements were issued regarding Foxconn’s plans for the construction of a Gen6 advanced manufacturing plant in the Wisconn Valley Science and Technology Park in Racine County, Wisconsin.
President David DeGroot, Village of Mount Pleasant:
“This is a great day for Mount Pleasant. Soon, more employees will be coming to work right here in our great Village, manufacturing LCD displays for industries including healthcare, education and smart cities. I look forward to continuing to see the project site transformed as it becomes a state-of-the-art manufacturing facility.”
County Executive Jonathan Delagrave, Racine County:
“Today’s announcement sets in motion a tremendous amount of momentum. Foxconn will be manufacturing in Racine County – and soon. I am encouraged by and look forward to this next phase of continued growth and investment by Foxconn in our community.”
Jenny Trick, Executive Director, Racine County Economic Development Corporation (RCEDC):
“Our region will soon be home to another world-class manufacturing facility. Even sooner than that, Foxconn will hold information sessions for contractors and hundreds of local construction and trades workers will be employed for this project. It’s an exciting time for the entire state.”