TOWN OF POLK — A recreational
vehicle dealership wants to move its operation from Menomonee
Falls to Pioneer Road this year.
On Tuesday, the Polk Town Board made it easier for Roskopf’s RV
Center Ltd. to make the move, rezoning the former Highway View
School site from institutional use to business district
contingent on completion of the land sale.
Family-owned Roskopf’s has run a business off of Highway 41-45
since 1955. A spokesperson for the company said the intent is to
move the entire RV Center to the 7-acre
3494 Pioneer Road site.
Highway View School was owned by the Germantown School District
but the building had not been used for classrooms for at least
20 years. The land is owned by Helsan Development Co. LLC,
For five years, until 2011, the state’s Department of
Transportation leased the property for a temporary park and ride
Roskopf’s intends to demolish
the vacant school and build a new office, retail area and
service center, Town Supervisor Harold Groth said.
The Town Board is scheduled to vote on
Roskopf’s site plan next month, Chairman Albert Schulteis said.
“They have 30 days to complete the sale,” he said.
“We’re very excited to have them here and to
see a good use for the property,” Town Treasurer and Zoning
Secretary Tracy Groth said. “It’s been sitting there for quite a
This is the second
out-of-county business to announce plans to move to Washington
County in the past week; the first was Federal Tool and
Engineering, announced at the West Bend Plan Commission meeting