May 2017 Rezin: enterprise zone activation for LaSalle County, surrounding area to spur jobs, investment

Posted by on May 17, 2017 in News | 0 comments

The Illinois Valley will now be much more competitive in bringing new jobs and new investment to the area thanks to an economic tool State Sen. Sue Rezin helped activate for the region. Rezin announced May 16 the Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity (DCEO) has certified the enterprise zone for LaSalle County and surrounding counties, which allows the Upper Illinois River Valley Development Authority (UIRVDA) to officially...

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Countryside Housing

Posted by on Jul 8, 2016 in Projects | 0 comments

Countryside Housing Inc. is a developer of affordable housing property for low-income elderly and disabled residents in Illinois. In 2004, the company, with a $6,500,000 bond renovated a 138-unit complex in Yorkville, IL (Kendall County) that included new kitchens, bathrooms, improved lighting and remodeling of the community rooms and public facilities. The units were located at four sites, two of which are located in Kendall County. The...

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Advanced Flexible

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Advanced Flexible Composites, Inc., founded in 1988, is a manufacturer of high temperature resistant fabric made from teflon-coated fiberglass and kevlar. The company sells its products through distributors and Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEMs) under the trade names DuraFab®, DuraFlow®, DuraSil®, DuraStick®, DuraLam® and DuraChef®. The company designs and manufactures PTFE and silicone coated & laminated fabrics. The Company’s fabrics...

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Windows Acquisition

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Windows Acquisition LLC, created in 2002, is a custom manufacturer for residential and commercial windows in Toluca, IL (Marshall County). The Company was formed in 2002 to purchase Thermetic Glass, Inc. in Toluca, IL, and Winstrom Manufacturing, Inc. of Park Forest, Illinois. Thermetic Glass was formerly owned by AAPC, a large manufacturer of vinyl windows. AAPC had been in Chapter 11 Bankruptcy. A $400,000 subordinated loan was approved by...

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Advanced Drainage

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Advanced Drainage Co, a privately held Delaware corporation established in 1967, is a manufacturer of high density pollyethelyne drainage pipe. In 2002, the Company built a new 55,000 sq. ft. facility on 25 acres at the Mendota Business Park on US Route 34 off Interstate 39 in Mendota, IL (LaSalle County) to consolidated operations to one location. The company’s initial product line of three to ten inch diameter corrugated polyethelene pipe...

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