The unemployment rate is dropping in Knox County according to the latest release from the Illinois Department of Employment Security.
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CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — Deere & Company plans to almost double the size of its on-campus research center at the University of Illinois.
A report which aims to better define the City of Galesburg’s goals in future years was approved by the City Council last night.
The Monmouth City Council approved a 10-year property tax abatement during their meeting Monday night in an effort to convince a potential business that Monmouth was the place to build.
A recommendation to the Galesburg City Council regarding the Galesburg Regional Economic Development Association could cause a ripple effect throughout Knox County.
The future of the City of Galesburg’s current Economic Development Department may be uncertain, but the department that exists now is moving on, and will soon be hosting a workshop designed to get local businesses working with big machinery.
The members of the Galesburg Regional Economic Development Association have, for the first time, officially learned of a city proposal to essentially revamp their economic development process.