vacant building along the cityís Main Street could meet
the proverbial wrecking ball if West Bend leaders
approve efforts to someday replace it with a new Pet
Supplies Plus pet store.
McLean Bennett/Daily News
WEST BEND ó A vacant building
along the cityís Main Street could meet the proverbial wrecking ball
if West Bend leaders approve efforts to someday replace it with a
new Pet Supplies Plus pet store.
Thatís according to documents before the cityís Plan Commission,
which could consider steps tonight toward razing an empty storefront
at 1605 S. Main St., located just behind the south-side Pick ín Save
Development documents submitted to the commission indicate plans
would involve replacing the small building with a new pet store.
ďI believe they want to be open ... around December,Ē Adam Hertel,
an architect working on the project, said Monday afternoon.
Groundbreaking, he said, could happen by June.
City Administrator Jay Shambeau said Monday the cityís Common
Council could weigh in on a zoning amendment connected with the
project. But he said a groundbreaking in June was realistic, noting
council members expected to consider the topic later this month.
Efforts to contact a company official at the pet supply chainís
headquarters were unsuccessful Monday.
The pet supplier runs several outlets in southeast Wisconsin,
according to the companyís website, including in nearby Glendale and