Janesville Arise

The New Heart of Your Community

Establishing a Fun, Vibrant and Healthy Place to Live, Work and Visit

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Whats Happening Now

Turning Downtown Janesville into an attractive destination for residents & the region.

  • Thumbs Up to Opening of Downtown Water Fountain
    Thumbs Up to Opening of Downtown Water Fountain
  • Downtown Janesville poised for $42 million infusion
    Downtown Janesville poised for $42 million infusion
  • Council Approves ARISE Re-Development Plan
    Council Approves ARISE Re-Development Plan
  • Janesville Celebrates ARISE Progress
    Janesville Celebrates ARISE Progress
  • ARISE Fundraising Group Has New Leader
    ARISE Fundraising Group Has New Leader

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A Birds Eye View of Downtown Janesville’s Town Square Progress

Downtown Janesville is under construction. After the dirt has been moved, cement has been poured and the heavy equipment has done it’s work, a beautiful and iconic Town Square will emerge. The years of planning and months of watching construction will unveil a community gathering space that everyone can take pride in. One where you will bring your family, your out of town visitors and your friends. A place that has green space for picnics, outdoor seating, riverside views, festival street entertainment, over the river connection point via a pedestrian bridge and the lights and sounds of an interactive water feature. Revitalization is a journey, and this video is an update as of June 2018 of the Town Square area.