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