DGEDC COVID-19 Update

Thursday, 19 March 2020 by

With the heightened concerns raised by the Center for Disease Control in response to the COVID-19 situation, the Downers Grove Economic Development Corporation office will be closed to the public until further notice. Our staff will continue to monitor our voicemail and email as we work remotely. We will continue to monitor the situation and

Amazon plans big distribution centers in Downers Grove, Palatine By: ALBY GALLUN With recent deals in Melrose Park, Bolingbrook and Skokie, the e-commerce colossus is rapidly encircling the city with a network of warehouses as it pushes to speed up delivery times of everything from televisions to toilet paper. With recent deals in Melrose Park,

The Downers Grove Economic Development Corporation is pleased to announce that Lisa Wentzell, Director of Marketing and Tourism, was selected as a recipient of the Daily Herald Business Ledger’s annual “Influential Women in Business” award.  Lisa was presented with the award at a luncheon on November 1, 2019 at the Oak Brook Hilton Resort.  https://www.dailyherald.com/business/20191101/business-ledger-honors-influential-suburban-women-business-leaders

For Immediate Release                                                      Contact: Michael Cassa October 16, 2019                                                                                   630.251.8607             CHICAGO- The Downers Grove Economic Development Corporation (DGEDC) announced today that two anchor stores, Golf Galaxy and Value City Furniture, have opened new locations in Downers Grove.  The stores are located on adjacent end caps on Butterfield Road.  The announcement was

By: Marie Wilson Rooftop dining and a reserve room for wine and food pairings join the Cooper’s Hawk aesthetic as the popular winery and lifestyle brand opens its 40th location Monday in Downers Grove. Cooper’s Hawk at 1801 Butterfield Road will offer a roughly 420-seat restaurant serving a 150-item menu of American dishes fused with flavors from

RE Journals Bridge Development Partners has acquired a 10.87-acre property at 4110 Finley Road in Downers Grove, Illinois, which will serve as the home for an extension of its Class-A industrial campus, Bridge Point Downers Grove. Bridge acquired the property from the same undisclosed developer as it did its neighboring site, and will construct a brand-new,

BY KARYN OSTROMChange is coming to Chicago as @Syngenta opens new global and North America Seeds office. The new site is home to Syngenta leaders in Seeds, putting the company at the heart of the U.S. Corn Belt. The company has also opened a new Digital & Technology Hub in downtown Chicago, which is focused

October 16, 2018   Green Bay Packaging Expands Operations In Illinois Downers Grove, IL – October 16, 2018 – Green Bay Packaging (GBP) is set to break ground for the construction of a new 170,000 square foot complex. Downers Grove was chosen as a central location to serve the Chicagoland area and allow for future

August 6, 2018 Bridge Development Breaks Ground on 678,000 Sq. Ft. Project in Downers Grove DOWNERS GROVE, IL- The Downers Grove Economic Development Corporation (DGEDC) announced today that Bridge Development Partners, LLC, has broken ground on Bridge Point Downers Grove.  The 678,858 sq. ft. industrial/office development is a joint venture of Bridge Development Partners and

Alter Brewing Company to expand Chicagoland and suburban distribution with Lakeshore Beverage By Adam Hooczko August 1, 2018 Downers Grove, IL – Alter Brewing Company has announced that beginning August 6th they will begin distribution with Lakeshore Beverage to substantially increase their Chicagoland and suburban presence. This partnership will nearly double Alter’s existing geographic footprint,

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