Wisconsin Business Owners Say Federal Stimulus Can Help Them Build Post-Pandemic Futures

Hard-Hit Restaurant, Hospitality Sectors Will Receive Grant Funds Beginning This Month

Leaders of Wisconsin businesses in hard-hit sectors say the millions in federal aid set to be distributed is a chance to help them recover from the COVID-19 pandemic`s effects and make lasting changes in their industries.

Restaurant and hospitality business owners spoke Wednesday at a virtual listening session convened by the Wisconsin Economic Development Corp. The session included businesses from urban and rural parts of the state, who discussed how funds from the $1.9 trillion coronavirus relief package can help them in the short term and set up Wisconsin businesses for success after the pandemic.

"We have been hit very hard financially," said Michelle Tressler, co-owner of Green Bay`s Hinterland Brewery....

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