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Local businesses welcome DNC 2020 to Wisconsin

Posted: 4:09 PM, Mar 11, 2019
Updated: 2019-03-11 23:17:08Z
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MILWAUKEE — Businesses close to Fiserv Forum will cash in on Democratic National Convention crowd in 2020 .

"Restaurants have limited capacity so if 10-20,000 come to town every restaurant is going to busy," said Omar Amin, owner of Build a Breakfast Build a Burger.

Downtown businesses like Build a Breakfast Build a Burger believe the DNC translates to more exposure and more money. Amin said being a short walk from Fiserv Forum does not hurt either.

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"I think staffing is going to be the most important thing to worry about," said Amin.

The Wisconsin Cheese Mart, which stand about a block from Fiserv, said they have been waiting for this news to hit.

"I just want these people to know cheese travels well," said Jack Daily, cheesemonger at the shop.

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