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Survey Says: No Ghost Town Here

Tue. Apr 24, 2012

Wisconsin Rapids, WI, April 24, 2012 … In February and March, more than 4,000 people participated in the biggest citizen survey in the history of South Wood County. Now, it’s time to learn the results.

On Thursday, May 3, at 6 p.m. residents will find out survey results and have the opportunity to talk about our community’s future. The event takes place at the Performing Arts Center in Wisconsin Rapids, 1801 16th Street South.

“In the survey, residents told us what is important in their community. Overwhelmingly, people told us that they are ready for new ideas and change. I invite everyone to join us on May 3 to be part of creating our community’s future,” Incourage CEO Kelly Ryan Lucas said.

This is event is free and open to the public. Seating is limited. Please contact Incourage with questions, via phone or email at 715.423.3863 or [email protected].


Media Contacts

Jen Perry | Communications | 715.423.3863
Liz Everson | Knowledge Management | 715.423.3863

About incourage community foundation

Incourage is a leader in rural community development, serving the south Wood County area with programs in workforce development, community information, civility, adaptive leadership, learning, and grant-making. To learn more, watch “Not Your Ordinary Foundation” at www.youtube.com/incouragecf.

  • Press Contact

    [email protected] | 715.423.3863
  • About Incourage

    Established in rural Wisconsin in 1994 to serve the changing needs of the south Wood County area, Incourage has become a nationally-recognized leader in place-based philanthropy and community development. Guided by values of equity, opportunity, and shared stewardship, Incourage envisions a community that works well for all people. One physical manifestation of this vision is the redevelopment of the Tribune building, which demonstrates Incourage’s user-centered approach to growing a strong and inclusive local economy.