Monday, November 07, 2016

Quick Facts

About McHenry County ...

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www.mcedc.com

McHenry County, IL, strategically located in the heart of the business triangle between Chicago, Milwaukee & Rockford, enjoys a diversified, modern $6 billion economy with one of the fastest-growing manufacturing sectors in the region, and surging health care, pharma, medical supplies and services sectors.

This robust performance is the result of years of smart-growth, pro-business policies that have created a broad business base supplemented by vibrant manufacturing clusters with global reach.

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About ComEd ...

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www.comed.com/econdev

ComEd’s ability to provide safe and reliable electricity contributes to the quality of life in Northern Illinois and is a key component of overall economic development. Without a robust electrical system in place, Chicago and Northern Illinois would be unable to effectively compete for new business expansion in the global economy and existing businesses would be less competitive.

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About World Business Chicago ...

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www.worldbusinesschicago.com

World Business Chicago (WBC) coordinates the city’s business attraction and retention efforts, raises Chicago’s profile as a premier business destination and serves as a resource for companies.

A not-for-profit economic development corporation, the organization advances Chicago’s position as a thriving global business location and enhances Chicago’s economy by fostering growth in the private sector; building the best city in the world in which to live, work, and play.

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About Kankakee County ...

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www.kankakeecountyed.org

Strategically located 60 miles south of Chicago, Kankakee County accesses the global marketplace by a comprehensive transportation system of highways, railroads and the Southland’s largest regional airport. Tax, resource and quality of life advantages here have attracted Fortune 500 corporations and startups alike. The Economic Alliance leverages advancements in information technology, providing LOIS data on property availability and our communities. We also offer commercial investors a suite of financial incentives.

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About Kendall County ...


The Kendall County Economic Development Department was created to assist businesses and industry - from small local business owners to worldwide corporations - to expand, develop, and prosper in Kendall County. Kendall County offers a variety of programs to accomplish this goal including a low interest revolving loan program used to promote job creation and retention, a property tax abatement program used in coordination with other local taxing districts, private activity bonds for large manufacturing projects coordinated through the Upper Illinois River Development Authority, and job training programs facilitated through the River Valley Workforce investment board.

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About Grundy County ...

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www.gedc.com

Located just 60 minutes outside of Chicago, Grundy is the third fastest growing county in Illinois, growing by more than 33% in the past ten years. With a strong and diverse industrial base comprised of manufacturing, logistics, and energy producers, Grundy County is poised to be an increasingly vibrant participant in the growth of the Chicago metropolitan regional economy, while maintaining small-town advantages in community and quality of life.

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About Will County ...

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www.willcountyced.com

The Will County Center for Economic Development is a one-stop shop for information and assistance in locating or expanding a business in Will County. A 501(c)6 not-for-profit foundation created by the business community in 1981, governed by a 50-member board, and managed by a professional staff, the CED is responsible for attracting and retaining jobs for Will County.

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About Kane County ...

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www.qualityofkane.org

For over 50 years, Kane County has realized the benefits of cutting-edge planning policies designed to achieve a prosperous, more desirable county.

The Quality of Kane campaign reflects our continuous mission to maintain and enhance an exceptional Kane County with Healthy People, Healthy Living and Healthy Communities .

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About DeKalb County ...

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www.dcedc.org

Small Town Charm, Big City Amenities : DeKalb County, Illinois is one of the most attractive places to live and do business thanks to its leaders and citizens.   The county boasts affordable homes, top-rated schools, and welcoming communities.  The business climate is productive, the workforce dependable, and there is easy access to transportation, telecommunications and utilities.

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About Choose DuPage ...

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www.choosedupage.com

Choose DuPage is a groundbreaking concept in economic development for DuPage County. Geographically desirable, with a highly skilled labor force, DuPage County has experienced unprecedented growth over the past two decades. Choose DuPage has been created to leverage this growth and continue its momentum for the benefit of County businesses and residents.

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