Hartington sees boom in business | SiouxlandProud | Sioux City, IA
HARTINGTON, Nebraska (KCAU) – For Brett Wiedenfeld, opening a brewery was a life-long dream—a dream the city of Hartington helped turn into a reality.
“The community has been tremendous in supporting us this early on,” Wiedenfeld said.
“Our city sales tax fund has continued to grow, and we’re loaning those funds out for people to try to start a new business,” Hartington Mayor Mark Becker said.
Big Hair Brewhaus was one of two new businesses Nebraska Lieutenant Governor Mike Foley toured Monday. His day ended with a special ceremony at the Globe Chophouse recognizing Hartington as one of the top places to start a business in the state.
“If someone wants to come to Nebraska, our community would be identified as one that has what they need to grow their business and start a business,” Mayor Becker said.
“This is actually the third time they’ve been recertified as an economic development…