April 1: Lincoln Highway Industrial Corridor

Thursday, April 1, 2021

10:00-11:00am CST



10:00-10:05am     Welcome 

10:05-10:20am      Introducing the Lincoln Highway Industrial Corridor 

10:20-10:35am      Opportunity Zones Development Opportunities

10:35-10:55am      Audience Questions 

10:55-11:00am      Closing Remarks 


Event Speakers:

Mohammed Elahi
Deputy Director, Bureau of Economic Development
Cook County, IL
Laura McFadden
Transportation Planner
Cook County, IL
Robin Schabes
Chicagoland Opportunity Zones Consortium


About the Lincoln Highway Industrial Corridor:

The Lincoln Highway Industrial Corridor is Chicagoland’s premier location for manufacturing, industrial, and transportation companies. The Corridor boasts 1,000 acres on nine sites ready for development with numerous business incentives and improvements to local infrastructure from municipal, county, state, and federal governments highlighting the region’s commitment to recruiting businesses and realizing its economic potential. Learn more here.