New Investments in Marquette County
Union Carpenters and Millwrights Skilled Training Center
Planned to open before 2020, the training center was a $10 million, 35,000 square feet investment. The center is located less than one mile west of Marquette township. Not included in the overall investment, was a sizable grant from the United Brotherhood of Carpenters International Organization to fund equipment needed to complete the project in a fourteen-month time frame.
Job creation: More than one-hundred and fifty trades persons were employed on the project.
Marquette Veterinary Clinic
Marquette Veterinary Clinic was established in 1958. A new clinic has been planned for years in the making and finally opened its doors on October 15th, 2019. The clinic is bigger with a better work flow for clients and staff, separate cat waiting room, more exam rooms, bigger lab/pharmacy, larger surgery suite and treatment area. In the last year, the Marquette Veterinary Clinic has hired an associate veterinarian and a licensed veterinary technician.
Architect: Ken Czapski.
Construction companies: Closner Construction, with local sub contractors including JP Electric, Skandia Truss, Dressler Mechanical, and Upper Hand Window Company.
UP Health System-Marquette
|One Marquette Place
On June 13, One Marquette Place hosted a ribbon cutting and open tours to celebrate their official opening. The building includes a parking structure with high end apartments, a café, and some office space. Their investment in the community is $15 million. To find out more, click here.
|Holiday Inn- Marquette
The final phase of the Holiday Inn- Marquette renovation is now underway. This phase consist of remodeling the last part of the hotel tower, the dining room, the pool room, and installing a new bar in the dining room. The project that started in September of 2017 is scheduled to be complete by 2019.
Provide 56 Affordable Housing Units
$15.8 Million investment supported by low-income housing tax credits and federal historic tax credits administered by the Michigan State Housing Development Authority
Completion: late summer 2017
|Ojibwa Casino Marquette
Total casino interior & exterior property renovation. Up 50+ New Jobs created in addition to existing staff positions.Includes the Following New Additions:
• A 76 Room Hotel & Spa, 1,200 Seat Entertainment Venue, two Signature Restaurants, Convention Center, New Players Club w/ Expanded Guest Services/Benefits & VIP Room, Bar & Lounge w/ Live Music Stage, Almost Double the Gaming Machines, Expanded Parking Spaces, & Exterior Landscaping & Lighting
$36+ Million investment
Completion: 4th Quarter 2018
|Barrel + Beam
Barrel + Beam is a brewery solely focused on farmhouse and barrel-aged real ale.
$2 Million investment
Completed: Spring 2018
|Brookridge Heights Expansion
29 Additional Rooms, dining, living and kitchen expansions. Additional common areas, living rooms and outside courtyards.
$4.5 Million Investment
Will employ an additional 30 people (90 total)
Completed: Mid 2017
|Miller-Bradford & Risberg, Inc.
New 11,000 square foot facility
|Eagle Mine – A subsidiary of Lundin Mining
Eagle Mine & Humboldt Mill
New jobs: 220 with a goal of at least 75% of its employee base drawn from the local community.
Construction jobs: 500
Investment: $470 million
My Place Hotel
New Jobs: 12 permanent and 2-4 seasonal
Construction jobs: 70