A 53-12 months-aged spouse and children-operate automotive business enterprise is about to cross the point out line from Illinois and open up its fourth retail store in Kenosha.
Waukegan Tire is established to function out of a 9,350-square-foot automotive assistance center at 5512 75th St., following the town Program Commission’s issuance of a conditional-use allow on Thursday night time.
Jerry Nerheim, founder and president of Waukegan Tire, went ahead of commissioners and laid out his designs for the home. In addition to its namesake Waukegan residence, Nerheim currently operates services centers in Grayslake and Park Town.
“We’re energized about currently being in Kenosha,” Nerheim reported. “We’re a household-operate procedure. We feel in assistance. That is what we excel at.”
Waukegan Tire will work out of an current setting up that formerly housed Countrywide Delight Auto Heart and, extra just lately, Right Trailers. In his presentation to commissioners, Nerheim claimed he designs to operate out of the current setting up, but undertake an comprehensive renovation of the facility.
“We have a lengthy highway to get proven here,” Nerheim said of the perform demanded to get the Kenosha store up and jogging.
The commission, which is the closing quit for the allow issuing method, eco-friendly lit a range of components of the operations prepare. The new small business will work from 7 a.m. to 9 p.m. Monday to Saturday and 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday.