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)

May 18, 2016 Frame Manufacturer Would Expand in Austin Through Tax Incentive
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
May 18, 2016 Property Tax Incentives Approved for Pair of Industrial Corridor Projects
May 18, 2016 Restaurant, Banquet Hall Approved For Former Funeral Home Complex

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Services

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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