Helgesen News

Friday, September 19th, 2014
JANESVILLE -- In an effort to boost the city's supply of available industrial space, Janesville council members Monday will consider partnering with a local developer on a project on the city's south side. Developer Jeff Helgesen wants to construct two buildings on city-owned land on West Venture Drive. He said Thursday he's certain he'll be able to find tenants for the buildings. The first building would be a 120,000-square-foot facility at 202 W. Venture Drive. Helgesen said it could be expanded up to 180,000 square feet.
Monday, May 12th, 2014
 JANESVILLE—A Janesville developer is convinced Rock County is turning away companies and jobs because it doesn't have an inventory of available buildings that prospective companies can quickly put into production. That's why Jeff Helgesen wants to invest more than $27 million in four buildings on Janesville's south side that he said would ad
Friday, February 28th, 2014
JANESVILLE—The way Jeff Helgesen sees it, a two-year delay in enacting a statewide tax credit portability bill cost Janesville several hundred good-paying jobs.