Multinational’s investment at Kankakee plant earns 2014 Edie Award
The Economic Alliance works diligently to report in a timely manner on things like local business expansion, new business development, new and enhanced development incentives, economic news and other items of interest to our community investors and investor prospects.
100 million bottles per year, #1 in efficiency at Kankakee facility
Resilient Kankakee County Tops “Small Cities” in Illinois
EDF Renewable Energy (EDF RE) today announced the company has secured a 96 percent stake in the 175 megawatt (MW) Pilot Hill Wind Project (formerly known as K4) from Orion Energy Group LLC (Orion) and Vision Energy LLC. The project benefits from a 20-year Power Purchase Agreement (PPA) with Microsoft Corporation.
Workforce Board receives grant to support Incumbent Worker Training (IWT)
Kankakee County is in position to strengthen its economy by building upon its current economic base, promoting education as an economic development tool and enhancing quality of life, according to its newly completed five-year Comprehensive Economic Development Strategy (CEDS).
Kankakee County and the Economic Alliance of Kankakee County seek public comment on Comprehensive Economic Development Strategy
ADVOCATES ENTHUSED; FOES VOW TO CONTINUE FIGHT