Wabash County prepares for 'new normal'

There’s no doubt that the COVID-19 pandemic has had a major impact on business and industry in Wabash County, the State of Indiana and across the United States.

With the state moving toward life in what many are calling “the new normal,” one question remains: How long will it take businesses to bounce back from the problems brought about by the coronavirus closures?

“I hate to use a cliché, but only time will tell,” Keith Gillenwater, President and CEO of Grow Wabash County, told The Paper of Wabash County. “I will always be bullish on the Wabash economy as we have a number of factors working in our favor. 

We have strong downtowns with a strong mix of retail establishments that can serve a lot of different interests within a couple of blocks.

Posted on 2020 May 26