Gov. Tony Evers is doing the right thing for Walworth County and all of Wisconsin. Under his leadership, 38 Walworth County small businesses have opened their doors or expanded and Walworth County businesses have received an additional 2,035 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 $3,352,314 in Walworth County projects alone, extending internet access to approximately 2,299 residential locations and approximately 1,134 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 Walworth County, and he’s just getting started.
Gov. Evers and the Wisconsin Department of Transportation announced a $200,000 investment into a rail project that will help Arntzen Corporation move a production facility to Wisconsin, spurring a $10 million investment and bringing 40 new jobs to Walworth County.
Gov. Evers visited Lake Geneva in June 2021 to announce the state’s $140 million investment in grants for businesses and organizations in Wisconsin’s tourism and entertainment industries.