11/23/17 – The Beaver Dam Chamber of Commerce Annual Economic Development Luncheon was held Wednesday at the new addition to the John Deere plant in Horicon. The event is designed to bring local and regional information to community leaders. Mayor Becky Glewen delivered her first state-of-the-city address since being elected last spring.
Beaver Dam School Superintendent Mark DiStefano also provided his first overview of the district, and offered an update on the recently approved referendum.
County Board Chairman Russ Kottke has provided a state of the county address at every Economic Update Luncheon since they started 12 years ago.
This year’s keynote speaker is John Koskinen, of the State Revenue Department, who talked about how Wisconsin has its strongest economy in 18 years.