Economic development in chicago
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Economic Development

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The Department of Planning and Development's economic development initiatives include a wide spectrum of financial assistance programs, business development efforts, and related quality-of-life endeavors for local neighborhoods.

DPD also provides funding to delegate agencies whose objectives include small business development, site development or area-wide marketing, maintenance and management within a specified commercial business district.

Small Business Improvement Program (SBIF)
Special Service Area (SSA) Program
Local Industrial Retention Initiative (LIRI)
Neighborhood Business Development Centers*

*Managed by the Department of Business Affairs and Consumer Protection

Alerts (Economic Development)

Low Alert Apr 11, 2016 Request for Proposal (RFP): 2017 and 2018 Social Service, Housing, and Economic Development Programs

Most Recent News (Economic Development)

Apr 13, 2016 Land Sale Would Support Development of Recycling and Waste Processing Facility
Apr 13, 2016 Land Sale Would Support New Mount Sinai Hospital Parking Lot
Apr 13, 2016 Property Tax Incentives Proposed for Pair of Industrial Corridor Projects
Apr 13, 2016 Restaurant, Banquet Hall Proposed For Former Funeral Home Complex
Apr 13, 2016 Land Sales Will Support New Blackhawks Training Center and Rush Medical Campus

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Supporting Information

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Community Development Entities

Community Development Commission

Chicago Development Fund

Chicago Low-Income Housing Trust Fund

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Planning and Development


Related Links

Neighborhood Opportunity Bonus Initiative

Industrial Corridor Initiative

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