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Northwestern Mutual Backs Milwaukee Neighborhoods With More Than $1 Million in Grants
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Northwestern Mutual Backs Milwaukee Neighborhoods With More Than $1 Million in Grants

Donations fund community programs that contribute to safe, healthy neighborhoods

Northwestern Mutual Furthers Its Commitment to Milwaukee with More Than $700,000 in Grants to Area Cultural Attractions
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Northwestern Mutual Furthers Its Commitment to Milwaukee with More Than $700,000 in Grants to Area Cultural Attractions

Grants will provide funding to nine local destinations

Northwestern Mutual Tower and Commons Continues to Exceed Hiring Commitments
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Northwestern Mutual Tower and Commons Continues to Exceed Hiring Commitments

Hours worked by those hired through RPP total 465,682, or 45 percent of the total hours worked on the project.

Northwestern Mutual celebrates the season of giving with $225,000 donation to Milwaukee-area nonprofits
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Northwestern Mutual celebrates the season of giving with $225,000 donation to Milwaukee-area nonprofits

Milwaukee residents awarded grants for local organizations during annual Days of Sharing program

Northwestern Mutual Enables Milwaukee-area Middle School Students to Become CyberGirlz
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Northwestern Mutual Enables Milwaukee-area Middle School Students to Become CyberGirlz

Company-sponsored program at UW-Whitewater engages middle school girls in the world of technology

Northwestern Mutual Joined by Two Dozen Milwaukee and Wisconsin-based Companies for Interior Work on Tower and Commons
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Northwestern Mutual Joined by Two Dozen Milwaukee and Wisconsin-based Companies for Interior Work on Tower and Commons

Group includes more than a dozen small business enterprises to help company meet hiring commitment

Northwestern Mutual Selects General Contractor for Downtown Mixed-Use Development
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Northwestern Mutual Selects General Contractor for Downtown Mixed-Use Development

The family-owned and operated C.D. Smith brings more than 80 years of experience in construction management and general contracting to the Northwestern Mutual project.

Northwestern Mutual Tower and Commons Wraps Up Successful 2015
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Northwestern Mutual Tower and Commons Wraps Up Successful 2015

Currently there are approximately 504 workers on the site daily, and that number will continue to increase as the Tower grows.

Northwestern Mutual to build 33-story residential, retail and parking tower
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Northwestern Mutual to build 33-story residential, retail and parking tower

Increase investment in downtown Milwaukee

Northwestern Mutual exceeding hiring commitment for downtown building project
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Northwestern Mutual exceeding hiring commitment for downtown building project

Report details involvement of small business enterprises and Milwaukee residents

Northwestern Mutual Tower and Commons Reaches Major Milestone
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Northwestern Mutual Tower and Commons Reaches Major Milestone

The first piece of glass curtain wall has gone up on the southwest corner of The Commons building.

Northwestern Mutual Tower and Commons: Construction & Travel Update
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Northwestern Mutual Tower and Commons: Construction & Travel Update

Wednesday and Thursday, May 27 - 28, Mason Street will be closed to through-traffic from Van Buren to Cass Street

Northwestern Mutual Tower and Commons: “The Big Pour” a Big Success
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Northwestern Mutual Tower and Commons: “The Big Pour” a Big Success

Construction crews worked around the clock Friday and Saturday, March 27-28.

Northwestern Mutual Tower and Commons Preparing for 27-Hour Concrete Foundation Pour
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Northwestern Mutual Tower and Commons Preparing for 27-Hour Concrete Foundation Pour

Mar. 27 and 28 around-the-clock pour features 10,000 cubic yards of concrete, 250 construction workers, 50 cement trucks, 1,000 trips

Northwestern Mutual Tower and Commons creates more jobs for city residents
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Northwestern Mutual Tower and Commons creates more jobs for city residents

We’re proud to partner with Benson Industries on this important phase of our project.

Northwestern Mutual joined by five dozen Milwaukee and Wisconsin-based companies for downtown development
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Northwestern Mutual joined by five dozen Milwaukee and Wisconsin-based companies for downtown development

Group includes more than three dozen small business enterprises to help company meet hiring promises

Northwestern Mutual moves forward on downtown Milwaukee growth
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Northwestern Mutual moves forward on downtown Milwaukee growth

Northwestern Mutual announces mixed-use development west of downtown headquarters and new tower.

Northwestern Mutual BuildingMKE: We Believe in Milwaukee – Let’s Build!
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Northwestern Mutual BuildingMKE: We Believe in Milwaukee – Let’s Build!

Mariachi music, blue and gold streamers, and big bites of dirt helped kick off the groundbreaking for the future Northwestern Mutual Tower and Commons Tuesday morning.

Northwestern Mutual Proposes to Purchase, Enhance O’Donnell Park
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Northwestern Mutual Proposes to Purchase, Enhance O’Donnell Park

Investment to improve parking structure, provide significant benefits to Milwaukee County

Northwestern Mutual Hires General Contractor for Signature Development on Milwaukee’s Lakefront
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Northwestern Mutual Hires General Contractor for Signature Development on Milwaukee’s Lakefront

Project committed to providing opportunities to local residents, small businesses

Northwestern Mutual Narrows Contractor Candidates
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Northwestern Mutual Narrows Contractor Candidates

Local, small businesses encouraged to seek subcontracting opportunities

Master Class Provides Architectural and Engineering Students  In-Depth Look at Northwestern Mutual Tower and Commons
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Master Class Provides Architectural and Engineering Students In-Depth Look at Northwestern Mutual Tower and Commons

NM has teamed up with the design architect and development manager for the Northwestern Mutual Tower and Commons to conduct a Master Class series that engages local architecture, interior design, engineering and real estate students in elements of the company’s downtown Milwaukee expansion.

Northwestern Mutual Selects Contractor to Deconstruct East Office Building
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Northwestern Mutual Selects Contractor to Deconstruct East Office Building

Northwestern Mutual today announced it has selected Veit, a specialty contracting and waste management firm with an office in the Milwaukee area, to serve as project manager for the deconstruction of the company’s east office building in downtown Milwaukee.

Northwestern Mutual Tower and Commons Unveiled
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Northwestern Mutual Tower and Commons Unveiled

Signature structure, public spaces reflect growth of the company and confidence in the city

Northwestern Mutual Announces Design Team for Downtown Milwaukee Office Tower
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Northwestern Mutual Announces Design Team for Downtown Milwaukee Office Tower

Pickard Chilton selected as design architect for addition to Milwaukee skyline

Northwestern Mutual Announces Commitment to Downtown Milwaukee
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Northwestern Mutual Announces Commitment to Downtown Milwaukee

Planned office tower means 2,800 downtown jobs

Northwestern Mutual to Announce Major Development in Downtown Milwaukee
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Northwestern Mutual to Announce Major Development in Downtown Milwaukee

Local elected officials, including Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett, and business, community and civic leaders will join Northwestern Mutual Chairman and Chief Executive Officer John Schlifske as he announces plans to expand the company’s downtown Milwaukee headquarters with a proposed high-rise tower to replace Northwestern Mutual’s east building.