S. Main Street Shopko building sold

By JUDY STEFFES - Special to The Daily News

March 9, 2015

WEST BEND - The Shopko building, 1710 S. Main St., has been sold. A Feb. 17 record of sale in the city assessorís office shows Spirit SPE Portfolio 2006-1 LLC was sold to National Retail Properties of Delaware. The sale price for the 94,471-square-foot-property was $9.06 million. The 2014 assessment was $4.8 million.

At Shopko corporate headquarters in Green Bay, public relations manager Michelle Hansen said the store would continue its lease agreement with the new owner.

The Shopko building was constructed in 1987 on the former Peterís farm. Years ago Shopko was attached to the Paradise Mall. A ramp inside the mall connected Shopko to other stores including Kiddie Korner, Jolly Time, The Shoe Rack and Artís One Hour Photo.


The Shoe Show to open on S. Main

The Shoe Show is coming to West Bend. The store will open at 1616 S. Main St. in the Paradise Pavilion. Itís the former home of Westbury Bank, by Hallmark and Book World.

According to the corporate office in New Jersey, Shoe Show has 1,500 stores across the U.S. Thereís no timeline on the opening.

Affiliated constructing building on Washington Street

Affiliated Clinical Services is building a 7,496-square-foot building on Washington Street and has listed its property at 400 N. River Drive for sale.

BID creates group to look at long-range plans

The Downtown West Bend Business Improvement District met this week and voted Mike Husar as president, Larry Porter as vice president and Lauri Gundrum as secretary. The BID created a strategic planning committee to look at long-range plans. Husar, Justice, Melissa Phillips, Lauri Gundrum, Brian Culligan and Amanda Knack are on the committee.