Gov. Tony Evers is doing the right thing for Grant County and all of Wisconsin. Under his leadership, 58 Grant County small businesses have opened their doors or expanded and Grant County businesses have received an additional 1,618 grants to help pay bills, stock shelves, hire employees, and more. He has also followed through on his promise to expand high-speed internet access by investing $943,333 in Grant County projects alone, extending internet access to approximately 177 residential locations and approximately 7 businesses. Across Wisconsin, Gov. Evers continues to deliver results. 86% of Wisconsinites have received a 15% income tax cut or more, unemployment is at historic lows, and our schools are ranked among the top 10 in the nation. Gov. Evers has brought Republicans and Democrats together to do the right thing for communities and families in Grant County, and he’s just getting started.
Gov. Evers visited UW-Platteville in July 2021 to highlight two projects funded by the State Building Commission, chaired by the governor, including the largest solar array owned by the state, as well as the recently expanded Boebel Hall, which will serve students in biology, chemistry, and a new environmental science and conservation program.
Gov. Evers visited Boscobel in August 2021 to meet with people impacted by the storms and tornado that caused severe damage to the area to offer support to the individuals affected, first responders, and community members as they worked to clean up and rebuild.