About this Site


The purpose of this web site is to inform potential visitors and residents about the many enjoyable opportunities for shopping, leisure and recreation in the Genoa area. The web site does not use tax dollars.

For more information about web site policies regarding content, copyrights and fair use opportunities, visit Web Site Policies.

The web site was developed for a Technical Communications student project by a rural community member as a volunteer effort. For more information about the Technical Communication program, visit Western Wisconsin Technical College's Technical Communication web site.


Many photos and articles were submitted by community members for publishing on the web site, and they are credited where used.

The photo used in all headers throughout the site was taken by Paul Finch (all rights reserved).

Software Used

This site is optimized for Microsoft® Internet Explorer. The web site design was developed using Adobe® ImageReady v3 and PhotoShop v6, and the code was developed using 1st Page 2000 v2, a free web site HTML editor available from Evrsoft®, and Allaire® HomeSite v4.5.

Special Thanks...

  • To Big River Inn (608-689-2652) for hosting www.genoawis.com as a public service to the community, and our Special Hero, Anna Nirva.
    • To Dawn Johnson, Web Development Specialist at The AVS Group, for her cheerful advice and frequent improvements to the html coding
    • To Mary O'Sullivan PhD, WWTC, Writing for the Electronic Medium instructor, for her many suggestions and warm encouragement.