News Release: Ribbon Cutting Held for New Full-Service Blackhawk Bank in Janesville, WI

January 30, 2018 (Janesville, WI) – Blackhawk Bankers and community officials cut the ceremonial red ribbon celebrating the Grand Opening of their new Janesville banking center, located at 2525 Milton Avenue on January 24, 2018. Members of Forward Janesville, the City of Janesville, and the Wisconsin Bankers Association came to celebrate this special day.

“Through the Bank’s expanded commitment to the Janesville area, residents and business owners in northern Rock County are now able to enjoy the benefit of a convenient local banking center, ATM, drive thru, mortgage services, trusted business advice, commercial cash management services, and
access to investment advisors,” said Dave Adkins, President and COO of Blackhawk Bank. “A special thank you goes out to everyone who has worked on this project. The community has warmly welcomed Blackhawk Bank’s growth in the area.”

The ceremony included a Proclamation presentation by City of Janesville Economic Director, Gale Price, declaring January 24th “Blackhawk Bank Day.”  Special remarks were made by the President and CEO of the Wisconsin Bankers Association, Rose Oswald Poels, and a special donation was made by  Blackhawk Bank to the Humane Society of Southern Wisconsin.
About Blackhawk Bank
Blackhawk has served the Janesville community since August of 2014 from the Blackhawk Bank Mortgage & Commercial Loan office, located at 200 W. Milwaukee Street, which is now closed. Blackhawk Bank has served individuals, families and business owners since 1881. The Bank operates eight full service banking centers in Rockford, Belvidere, Machesney Park and Roscoe, Illinois, and in Beloit and Janesville Wisconsin. The Bank also operates a Mortgage Processing Center in Rockford, Illinois. Complete information about Blackhawk Bank can be found at