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New Businesses in Chicago

The City provides support by connecting you with financial and start-up resources both online and in person by offering business guides and other information about the laws you need to comply with. Online web tools to walk you through starting a business in Chicago and connect you with the appropriate agencies along the way.

The City is here to walk you through the process of starting a business by helping you determine what licenses or permits you need, connecting you with business resources and help you navigate through City departments.

Alerts (New Businesses)

High Alert Mar 3, 2017 Taste of Chicago Concert Seating Ticket Sales Request for Proposals (RFP)

Most Recent News (New Businesses)

Mar 22,2017 Chicago’s Lake FX CreativeCon Presented by Google is April 21 & 22 at the Chicago Cultural Center
Oct 28,2016 Mayor Emanuel, Department of Procurement Services Report More Than $400 Million In 2016 Contract Payments To Minority, Women Owned Firms
Oct 05,2016 City Council Approves Ordinances Proposed by Mayor Emanuel, Chairman Austin to Improve Procurement Processes
Aug 12,2016 Mayor Emanuel Announces City's Largest Jobs Program Provided More Than 30,000 Youth Opportunities This Summer
Jul 20,2016 City Council Passes Mayor Emanuel's Ordinance to Expand Veterans Bid Incentive

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