Business and community leaders convened to host the first annual Sherman Park Revival Celebration. At the event, 250 Milwaukee Public Schools students received Kohl's backpacks stocked with supplies, Milwaukee Bucks lunch bags, and Brewers tickets. The celebration was organized by the Milwaukee Kitchen Cabinet, a group of restaurants in the Milwaukee area including SURG Restaurant Group, and Milwaukee Public Schools administrators. Click here to read the full story by Milwaukee Business Journal Editor-in-Chief Mark Kass.
As reported by NBC News: By JACOB SOBOROFF FORT SMITH, Arkansas — Jacob Soboroff takes a look at how Phoenix Investors is redeveloping the abandoned Whirlpool facility in Fort Smith, Arkansas, with the hopes of turning around the local economy.
Residents of Fort Smith, AR—where Trump won overwhelmingly in 2016—are waiting for details of a bill that would bolster the city's infrastructure. The president promised a $1 trillion, 10-year investment that would rebuild cities and generate millions of jobs. To read the full NBS News article, written by Jacob Soboroff and Aarne Heikkila, click here.