Economic Development

  1. Business Recruitment
  2. Business Retention
  3. Marketing the Village
  4. CONECT Committee Staff Liaison

Business recruitment efforts include:

  • Attend International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC) events, Chamber events, conferences/seminars, call potential businesses
  • Maintain the Available Sites database
  • Match requirements of retailers to properties that are available within the community
  • Pair up with other organizations to promote entrepreneurship within the Village
  1. Represent the Village
  2. TIF Administration & Reporting
  3. Continuous Learning

Members of the Community and Economic Development department do the following at regional events:

  • Attend chamber events and various seminars sponsored by DuPage Mayors and Manager’s Conference, Choose DuPage, Illinois Development Council, ICSC, etc.
  • Distribute marketing materials and other information at the ICSC and Chamber events