Continued Growth and Progress in Tinley Park in 2015 Calendar Year!
Mayor Dave Seaman announced that the Economic Development Program continues to yield great results for Tinley Park. In 2015, 52 new businesses opened in Tinley Park, 72 new licensed professionals began practice in Tinley Park and more than 1,050 new jobs were created in the Village. Tinley Park remains the ONLY fully accredited economic development organization in the entire state of Illinois. More details will be provided in the Economic Report and State of the Village Address at the ECC Business Breakfast on May 4, 2016.
Zabrocki Wins International Leadership Award
Former Mayor Ed Zabrocki, who retired in June, 2015 after 34 years in office, was honored as International Leader in Public Service by the International Economic Development Council. This award recognizes One person internationally who has achieved a distinguished public service career promoting successful economic development for at least 10 years. Zabrocki received this award from his economic development peers at the IEDC Conference in Anchorage, Alaska.
Award-winning Small Business Development Center here to Assist Area Businesses
Whether you are thinking os starting a business, wanting to grow your existing business, or learn how to more effectively run your business, the Illinois Small Business Development Center at Governors State University is here to assist you.
For 30 years the SBDC has provided the services and resources (FREE OF CHARGE) that support business growth, financing and improvement. Tinley Park Economic Development and the SBDC work closely together to promote entrepreneurship and small business development. Contact Priscilla Cordero at 708-534-4929.
For more information: SBDC Website
WOW! Fixed Rate Financing at Low Interest, and only 10 percent Down!
The SBA 504 Program is perfect to finance your small business! The Best Way to finance
New Commercial Property
Remodeling and Expansion
Equipment and Machinery
Working with your Bank, this program will Save You Money!!!!!
For more information, contact Hilary Burkinshaw at CP504 at 708-995-7136.
Mayor's State of the Village Address for 2015
Economic Development Review from Chairman of Finance and Economic Development for 2015
Low Interest Financing Programs Available for Business
The Village of Tinley Park Economic Development Office is anxious to assist growing and expanding businesses in acquiring low interest financing. Qualified borrowers can save money with special programs offered by the Small Business Administration, Illinois Department of Commerce (DCEO) and Illinois Finance Authority (IFA
). Additionally, the Illinois State Treasurer and Village of Tinley Park each offer interest-buy-down programs to assist businesses in financing qualifying capital investments. These are not grant programs. For more information on low-interest financing opportunities for your expanding business, call 708-444-5030.
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