Evaluating The Risks Foxconn Could Bring Racine County Residents

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Heard On The Morning Show

Now that the tech giant Foxconn has announced that its factory plant will be located in the village of Mount Pleasant, many local residents are concerned about risks involved. The proposed plant adds a $1.4 billion of tax base to an area where properties totaled $2.5 billion, according to news reports. Our guests explain the risks that Foxconn poses for Racine County, how local governments plan to protect local residents and homeowners and how Foxconn will impact the local economy.

Episode Credits

  • Kate Archer Kent Host
  • Nyajai Ellison Producer
  • Jason Stein Guest
  • Dale Knapp Guest