Westmont Economic Development in Westmont Illinois

Address and phone number for Westmont Economic Development, an Economic Development Agency, at West Quincy Street, Westmont IL.

Westmont Economic Development
31 West Quincy Street, Westmont, Illinois, 60559
Mon-Fri 7:00 AM-5:00 PM

About the Westmont Economic Development

The Westmont Economic Development, located in Westmont, IL, is a government agency that promotes business activity and development in the DuPage County area. The Economic Development Agency (EDA) attracts and retains business, promotes development to increase employment and the tax base, and encourages a thriving economic environment in Westmont. The EDA also offers small business support programs and land development programs.

You may contact the Economic Development Office for questions about:
  • Westmont Economic Development programs and services
  • City and community development
  • Job creation, training, and workforce development
  • DuPage County Economic Development funds
  • EDA grants and funding
Westmont Business and Workforce Development

The Economic Development Office promotes the DuPage County area for business development, highlighting Westmont as a favorable location to do business. The EDA works closely with DuPage County Chambers of Commerce and business groups to market the region for business development. To promote business, the EDA creates marketing materials, creates promotional advertising, and organizes DuPage County business expos. In addition to business development, the Economic Development Office promotes workforce development through job creation programs and training opportunities.

Land Development Programs in Westmont, IL

In Westmont, the Economic Development Center seeks developers for undeveloped land or areas in need of redevelopment. They market development opportunities and identify obstacles to development, such as site contamination or a lack of funding. The Westmont Economic Development maintains an inventory of available commercial land and commercial building space in Westmont to match developers, landlords, and business owners with prime locations.

Small Business Support Programs

As part of its business development agenda, the Economic Development Agency offers small business support programs. These programs provide ombudsmen services, support small businesses with licensing and DuPage County permitting requirements, and connect small businesses with bidding opportunities for government contracts.

Economic Development Grants & Loans

The Economic Development Office administers DuPage County grants and loans. These include Brownfield Redevelopment grants, facade improvement grants, and DuPage County public improvement grants. Businesses can also qualify for DuPage County loan programs, often with below-market interest rates and less stringent credit requirements than business loans from traditional financing institutions.

DuPage County Tax Incentives

In Illinois, the Economic Development Corporation administers tax incentives for businesses that expand or relocate within the jurisdiction. Funding for tax incentives may come from the Illinois state level, the DuPage County level, or the Westmont level. The Economic Development Office offers tax incentives or tax abatements on the theory that new businesses or expanding businesses generate job opportunities in DuPage County and thus increase the tax base.

Contact the Westmont Economic Development

You may contact the Westmont Economic Development by calling 630-981-6300, or by addressing inquiries to the office mailing address: Westmont Economic Development, 31 West Quincy Street, Westmont, Illinois, 60559.

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