Posts Tagged ‘economic development’
EARLVILLE, Ill. (AP) – A small city in northern Illinois is at odds over a proposed transportation center to ship and store a central ingredient of hydraulic fracturing, also known as fracking.
CHICAGO (AP) – Tourism industry officials say a Chicago casino could generate much-needed revenue along with sparking economic development in the city.
The Knoxville City Council met Monday night to discuss multiple agenda items that will potentially upgrade and “re-decorate” multiple businesses in Knoxville.
Ken Springer is the new president of the new organization, Knox County Area Partnership for Economic Development.
The Knox County Area Partnership for Economic Development is a new organization that basically replaced GREDA. It is now a smaller, more focused group. Ken Springer was named president of the organization an has been on the job for just more than a week. We talked with Ken about the organization and it’s goals on the WGIL Morning News.
PEKIN, Ill. (AP) — A city in central Illinois is deciding whether to conduct a study to determine if there would be a local market for Asian carp.