‘Major announcement:’ Foxconn to acquire 611 Building in downtown Milwaukee

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MILWAUKEE — Foxconn officials will be in Milwaukee Tuesday, Feb. 6 for “a major announcement” regarding plans to acquire the 611 Building at 617 E. Wisconsin Ave. in downtown Milwaukee.

According to a news release, Governor Scott Walker and Northwestern Mutual representatives will join Foxconn officials for the announcement Tuesday afternoon.

The announcement will be made at the Northwestern Mutual Tower and Commons.