On June 6 a request will be made before the West Bend Plan Commission to change the zoning for a 1.7-acre parcel on W. Washington Street from B5 to B1.
The purpose is to lay the groundwork for development of a 6,107-square-foot Pizza Ranch. The franchise, based in Iowa, is described as, “Buffet Your Way” means you can request any pizza you want and we’ll not only make it for you, we’ll personally deliver the first slice to you! Now that’s legendary service!”
There are currently 180+ locations across 13 States including Iowa, Minnesota, South Dakota, North Dakota, Michigan, Nebraska, Illinois, Kansas, Missouri, Montana, Wyoming and Colorado.
In Wisconsin the closest Pizza Ranch to West Bend is in Fond du Lac. There’s also a Pizza Ranch in Oshkosh, Portage, Waupun, Sun Prairie, Sheboygan, Kohler and Appleton.
The property on W. Washington Street, just west of Westbury Bank was listed at $316,000.
There is an accepted offer on the table. The buyer has yet to close on the sale.
Officials at the corporate Pizza Ranch office confirmed West Bend, Wis. was on their radar however, they did not disclose any more information at this time.