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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

Most Recent News (Economic Development)

Jun 22, 2016 Austin-Area Manufacturer to Expand Through Tax Incentive
Jun 22, 2016 Property Tax Incentives Proposed for Three Commercial Redevelopment Projects
Jun 22, 2016 Land Sale Will Support New Restaurant on Near West Side
May 18, 2016 Land Sale Will Support Development of Recycling and Waste Processing Facility
May 18, 2016 Land Sale Will Support New Mount Sinai Hospital Parking Lot

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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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