Kewaunee’s 20-year Comprehensive Plan Vision Statement further states, “In maintaining Kewaunee’s unique charm as the “Spirit of the Lakeshore”, we visualize a community which retains its historic, small city appeal while providing for measured economic growth where citizens can enjoy its exceptional lakefront, recreational and spiritual benefits of a dynamic, fulfilling community life and in so doing, confirming the need to provide residents with a safe and attractive community where ample opportunities exist to live, work and play”.
Kewaunee's Spirit of the Lakeshoreis peace and tranquility, an active outdoor lifestyle, and friendly small-town values. Located on the shore of Lake Michigan in Northeastern Wisconsin, the City of Kewaunee offers a beautiful natural setting and a strong sense of community and history. Both residents and visitors enjoy an abundance of recreational activities, from deep-water fishing to beachcombing to biking and ATV trails. History buffs can tour the Marquette Historic District, or climb aboard the historic Tug Ludington.And with an excellent public school system and a strong community work ethic, local businesses find a highly qualified and motivated workforce. A wide variety of civic and service organizations contribute to a high quality of life, reflecting the Spirit of the Lakeshore.