The City of Janesville announces the winner of the “Coolest Thing Made in Janesville” contest just in time for Manufacturing Month.

Post Shields is the winner with over 5,500 votes.

Economic Development Director Gale Price says Post Shields will be recognized at the November 9th City Council meeting.

Price says Post Shields are an innovative solution for protecting existing or new posts from damage caused by string trimmers or other lawn care equipment.

October is designated as Manufacturing Month in Wisconsin.