Associated Bank recently announced plans for a new branch located at 102 N. Water St., Suite 130 in Milwaukee’s historic Third Ward neighborhood. The new location will begin construction in October and is anticipated to open in March 2015.

The 1,640 square-foot branch location will offer customers an enhanced banking experience in a revitalized and spacious layout, reflecting the updated Associated brand style. The branch will provide 24/7 self-service banking solutions along with a digital demonstration zone allowing customers to sign up for online banking and interact with Associated Bank’s online and mobile applications.

“We’re really pleased to continue our development into Milwaukee’s vibrant Third Ward neighborhood,” said John Halechko, executive vice president, director of branch banking, Associated Bank. “Downtown Milwaukee represents an important market for Associated Bank, and we are committed to serving both our customers and the downtown community.”