WISPARK, City of Oak Creek recognized with Vision Award from Milwaukee Business Journal

WISPARK LLC and the City of Oak Creek received the 2016 Vision Award for the successful Drexel Town Square development from the Milwaukee Business Journal at a celebration on April 14.

The paper’s 2016 Real Estate Award program recognizes projects that make an impact on the vitality of southeast Wisconsin. The newspaper recognized WISPARK LLC and the City of Oak Creek for transforming the former Delphi manufacturing site into a mixed-use development that is a model for other cities and communities.

“We’ve accomplished a great deal to this point,” said Jerry Franke, president – WISPARK LLC. “There’s more good news to come. The future here is very bright.”

WISPARK LLC, the real estate development subsidiary of WEC Energy Group is the master developer for this site. The property is owned by One West Drexel LLC, which is a public/private partnership of the City and the developer designed to oversee the development of the property. Other entities that are part of the development team include Zilber Property Group, Ramboll Environ, GRAEF, Rinka Chung Architects, KM Development Corp. and Mid-America Real Estate Group.

April 18, 2016