Rexnord Corporation to Build New Aerospace Facility in Downers Grove   September 7, 2017 Downers Grove, IL-The Downers Grove Economic Development Corporation (DGEDC) announced today that Rexnord Corporation will build a new manufacturing facility and Aerospace Headquarters in Downers Grove.  Rexnord plans to redevelop its existing site at 2400 Curtiss in the Ellsworth Business Park.  Downers

Alter Brewing Company looks to the future with brewhouse expansion   By Adam Hooczko July 20, 2017   Downers Grove, IL – This week, Alter Brewing Company significantly expanded its brewing capacity with the installation of four new 40-barrel fermentation vessels and a 60-barrel brite tank. The 160 additional barrels of fermentation space are the equivalent of nearly 40,000

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Alter Brewing Company announces new canned beer offerings   By Adam Hooczko May 16, 2017   Downers Grove, IL – Alter Brewing Company announced today that they have finished commissioning their new canning line and will begin sales of 6-packs on May 17th. Cans will initially be offered in the taproom, but owners expect to begin limited circulation

Downers Grove & DuPage County team up for tourism Collaboration will help grow $2.5 billion industry OAK BROOK, Ill. – The DuPage Convention & Visitors Bureau (DuPage CVB) and the Downers Grove Visitors Bureau (DGVB) are pleased to announce that they have forged a new partnership today in an ongoing effort to grow the $2.5

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Downers Grove has been incuded in the Top 10 Best Illinois Cities for Jobs by WalletHub.  Downers Grove ranked number 10 out of the 162 cities compared in the study.  WalletHub’s analysts ranked the cities based on 16 key indicators of labor-market health, ranging from “employment growth” to “median monthly starting salary” to “unemployment rate.”  Click

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                            Contact:  Pete Kosanovich   708.415.7093 December 7, 2015                                                                                               Michael Cassa       630.729.0380     ALTER BREWING COMPANY TO OPEN CRAFT BREWERY IN DOWNERS GROVE                   DOWNERS GROVE, IL- The Downers Grove Economic Development Corporation (DGEDC) announced today that Alter Brewing Company, Chicagoland’s newest craft brewery, will open in Downers Grove.   The brewery