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Who We Are

We serve our members and community by actively supporting and promoting business and community development by leading efforts to improve and promote quality of life and prosperity in the Platteville area. As you stroll through our historic Main Street area, we hope you will also stop at other gems Platteville has to offer along Business Highway 151. Visit the museums, pause at our Veterans Honor Roll Memorial in downtown City Park, and enjoy the accumulated heritage of Platteville’s historic traditions as one of the oldest mining towns in Wisconsin and the United States.

Our Mission

Pioneering efforts to support, enhance and promote regional business, tourism and an inclusive community. 

Featured Events

09/04
2022

New Student Welcome & Scavenger Hunt

Move-In Day for UW-Platteville students will be September 3, 2022. Prior to their arrival, incoming freshmen will receive a tote bag in their dorm...

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09/09
2022

Platteville Historic Re-enactment

Experience life as it was during the early 1800's at the 24th Annual Historic Re-enactment held at Mound View Park. Listen to live music (and even...

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09/09
2022

Platteville Dairy Days

Dairy Days Celebrates 75 Years!This year Platteville Dairy Days will be celebrating 75 years Sept. 9, 10 & 11. Mark your calendar for a great...

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Featured Attraction - The "M"

The world’s largest “M,” located on the Platte Mound four miles northeast of the city of Platteville, is an iconic symbol of the mining tradition and the history of the University of Wisconsin-Platteville. 

The Platteville Mound is one mile long and approximately one-half mile wide, 150 feet high and 450 feet above the city at the summit of the hill. The “M” was built on the south side of the hill at a 45-degree gradient.

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