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421 N. California Street, Building 1B, Suite #200Sycamore, IL
• Economic Development Corporations •
Address: 421 N. California Street, Building 1B, Suite #200 Sycamore, IL
Phone: (815) 295-2711
Fax: (815) 895-8713
Karen Hoyle, Administrator; Paul Borek, Executive Director
Sites and Buildings, Enterprise Zone Administration ( State/Local Incentives), Labor Market and Customized Research Northern Illinois University(NIU) Intern/Employee Recruitment, R&D Partnerships, Employee Training, Expedited Plan Review and Permitting and IMEC Production and Operation Assistance.
DCEDC serves brokers, developers and businesses by identifying sites, buildings, labor and utility resources together with highway, rail and air infrastructure in support of development in DeKalb County, 60 miles west of O’Hare Airport and the Chicago Loop.
Two Cadence Park PlazaMichigan City, IN
Address: Two Cadence Park Plaza Michigan City, IN
Phone: (219) 873-1211
Fax: (219) 873-1595
Clarence Hulse, Executive Director; Katie Eaton, Economic Development Manager
We provide Site Selection, Business Retention and Expansion, Tax Based Incentives, Real Estate Database, Revolving Loan Fund, and Start Up Assistance. Our incentive packages make Michigan City an inviting place to build or expand your business.
We are committed to growing and attracting business to our community. Our one-on-one assistance helps create the optimum business environment to make Michigan City, Indiana a community where commerce and industry prosper.
10987 Main StreetHuntley, IL
Address: 10987 Main Street Huntley, IL
Phone: (847) 515-5269
Fax: (847) 515-5245
Margo Griffin, Business Development Coordinator
Comprehensive business attraction, expansion and retention services. Services include site selection assistance, fast track permitting, and meeting facilitation. Gain access to demographic/wage studies, traffic studies, property database, and incentive/tax information. Many high visibility sites are available along the I-90 corridor with easy access at Huntley’s full interchange at Route 47.
Located along Chicago’s “Golden Corridor” at the crossroads of Interstate 90 and Route 47, Huntley provides all the transportation, labor, and technology benefits of being located in the Midwest’s largest market. Over the last 3 years, the private sector invested over $308 million in private investment in new commercial, retail, industrial, and residential development in Huntley.
14240 W. 151st StreetHomer Glen, IL
Address: 14240 W. 151st Street Homer Glen, IL
Phone: (708) 301-0632
Fax: (708) 301-8407
Janie Patch, Economic Development Director
Resource center for businesses and commercial land developers offering property inventory, site selection, business opening process guidance, trade area demographics and business liaison and retention services for the Village of Homer Glen.
Strategically located with two interchanges along I-355, between I-55 and I-80, Homer Glen offers prime commercial corridors, a trade area population of 172,378 (15 minutes), a median income of $91,257 and existing big box retailers. IDOT widening of 159th Street to I-355 is ongoing.
325 E. North Ave.Villa Park, IL
Address: 325 E. North Ave. Villa Park, IL
Phone: (630) 433-4300
Fax: (630) 941-5979
Jan Fiola, Director of Economic Development
The Village promotes economic development through business recruitment and retention and by providing assistance to new and existing businesses that chose to invest in the community. The facade assistance program provides building owners with financial assistance to improve the exterior of their buildings.
Villa Park provides a good life for over 22,000 residents. They enjoy a ‘small town’ atmosphere with excellent schools, outstanding police and fire protection and exceptional recreational facilities. The Village boasts 3 award winning bike paths and has strong retail corridors, including North Ave. which is benefiting from extensive redevelopment.