CHIPPEWA FALLS, Wis (WEAU) - U.S. Senator Tammy Baldwin made a stop in our area to tour construction and meet with area technical college graduates.
Monday, Baldwin visit Chippewa Valley Technical College's Chippewa Falls campus to learn about the colleges "Bridges to Health Care" workforce training program.
Since she took office, Baldwin says she has made stops at technical colleges around the state to see how they are training students for high skilled positions.
Earlier in the day, Baldwin also toured the construction happening in downtown Chippewa Falls. “I see progress that’s what I see when I see construction I see people working I see opportunities springing from the ground and I really think remaking the gateway into Chippewa Falls is a fabulous opportunity for the community,” Baldwin said.
She says she is excited to new business opportunities coming to the area as the construction continues.