James Madlom
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Mount Pleasant, Wis. – June 28, 2018 – The following statements were issued today regarding Foxconn’s groundbreaking on its $10 billion, 22-million-square-foot manufacturing campus in the Village of Mount Pleasant.

President David DeGroot, Village of Mount Pleasant:

“This is a celebration of an unprecedented investment in our community. Today’s groundbreaking sets into motion the creation of thousands of family-supporting jobs and a ripple effect of economic development that will impact the entire state.”

County Executive Jonathan Delagrave, Racine County:

“Less that one year ago, we learned that Racine County would be home to Foxconn’s first major North American investment. Since that time, we’ve built a great partnership with Foxconn and demonstrated unprecedented intergovernmental cooperation as the company has strengthened its unparalleled commitment to Racine County and the State of Wisconsin. I’m proud to call Racine County the home of Foxconn.”

Jenny Trick, Executive Director, Racine County Economic Development Corporation (RCEDC):

“For many, today’s groundbreaking signals that Foxconn is here to stay. I anticipate

​that today is just the starting point of celebrations to come ​as other businesses consider all

​that ​Racine County has to offer and make decisions to invest in our community.”

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