Local Industrial Retention Initiative (LIRI) Councils

When to Contact a LIRI AgencyLiri Map

LIRI agencies are City-contracted non-profits that provide economic development services to companies located in and around industrial corridors. They can help you with:

  • Information about a particular industrial corridor, neighborhood or business industry
  • Getting a new small business started
  • Troubleshooting
  • City-related issues for small businesses
  • Connecting you to financial resources
  • Business-to-business networking resources
  • Employment and workforce development assistance

 

 

 

 

AgencyAddressPhone
Back of the Yards Neighborhood Council 1751 W. 47th St.
Chicago, IL 60609
773.523.4416
Calumet Area Industrial Commission 1000 E. 111th St.,
10th Floor
Chicago, IL 60628
773.928.6000
Eighteenth Street Development Corp. 1843 S. Carpenter St.
Chicago, IL 60608
312.733.2287
Greater Northwest Chicago Development Corp. 6600 W. Armitage Ave.
Chicago, IL 60707
773.637.2416
Greater Southwest Development Corp. 2601 W. 63rd St.
Chicago, IL 60629
773.436.1000
Industrial Council of Nearwest Chicago 320 N. Damen Ave.
Suite D-100
Chicago, IL 60612
312.421.3941
Lawndale Business Renaissance Association  906 South Homan Avenue
Suite 400
773.925.3186
North Branch Works 1866 N. Marcey St.
Chicago, IL 60614
773.929.5552
North Business & Industrial Council - NORBIC 8420 W. Bryn Mawr Ave.
Suite 1020
Chicago, IL 60631
773.594.9292 x 112
Peterson Pulaski Business & Industrial Council 5724 N. Pulaski Road
Chicago, IL 60646
773.866.2900
Ravenswood Community Council  1770 W. Berteau 
Suite 207
773.975.2088

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