A City of Opportunities

From its early days, Hutchinson has been a place where arts, parks and commerce have merged together to create a way of life that residents are proud to call home. From cultural events and the arts, to businesses and  an environmentally conscientious community, Hutchinson is a model for 21st century cities. Hutchinson has the nation’s second oldest city park system (only New York City’s Central Park is older).

Steve Cook, the current Mayor of Hutchinson explains where Hutchinson has been and where it is going. “I describe Hutchinson’s culture as conservative and progressive. We provide amenities and quality of life for families and an educated workforce for the businesses in town. We believe arts and historic preservation is important. Our river’s beauty is enhanced by the many parks (well above national average for a community this size). Our natural resources are important to our way of life; we were the 2nd Tree City USA in the state.” [Read more…]

The Next Big Idea

3M in Hutchinson, MNDo you have your sights on the next innovation that will impact generations to come? You are not alone, and in fact, you’re in great company.

Innovative companies like 3M, Hutchinson Technology, American Energy Systems, and Hutchinson Manufacturing have all selected this area because of its ideal climate for incubating new ideas.

It’s been over 60 years since Hutchinson won over 3M with its sound infrastructure, close proximity to the metro area, and rural advantages. Finding necessary resources to take their big ideas to the world, 3M Site [Read more…]