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Pontiac Daily Leader – Wally’s 9.1.20

Wally’s to provide traveling experience It has been some time since the idea of a new place to stop for gasoline and sundry items was pitched to the City of Pontiac. It’s been a long enough time that a new mayor has taken over. [CLICK FOR REST OF DOCUMENT]

GLCEDC Newsletter – July 2020

Dear GLCEDC Members & Friends I hope this letter finds you as well as possible given the current circumstances due to COVID-19. The GLCEDC understands businesses need more support now than ever and we encourage you to call on us for help at anytime… [CLICK FOR REST OF DOCUMENT]

City of Pontiac Renews GLCEDC Membership 2.18.20

No longer is Bill Alvey to be referred to as “acting mayor” of Pontiac. Instead, he is the actual mayor. Alvey officially resigned his position as city alderman and acting mayor to become the official mayor at Monday’s city council meeting… [CLICK FOR REST OF DOCUMENT]

City of Fairbury Approves GLCEDC Membership 2.5.20

A cruise-in is coming to downtown Fairbury during the big Prairie Dirt Classic Weekend this summer.The Fair bury City Council approved a request from Doug Aaron Wednesday night to close part of east Locust Street on Saturday, Aug. 1 1 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Aaron appeared before the council and said others he […]

GLCEDC Newsletter – November 2019

Dear GLCEDC Members & Friends The GLCEDC has been active in the community, judging at the Pontiac Township High School Innovator’s Competition, and working to retain and attract businesses to the area. See our updates below for further details… [CLICK FOR REST OF DOCUMENT]

GLCEDC Newsletter – June 2019

Dear GLCEDC Members & Friends Summer is off to an eventful start at the GLCEDC. Over the last couple of months, the GLCEDC approved a $45,000 Economic Incentive Grant to Alloy Specialties in Blackstone. Also, the GLCEDC approved an $8,000 Community Enhancement and Economic Stimulus Grant for a joint program between Woodland High School and […]

Livingston County Board Approves Vactor $120,000 Economic Incentive 5.1.19

There is currently an open position on the Livingston County Board after the resignation of Carolyn Gerwin at the April 11 meeting.Gerwin stepped down from her seat as a representative in District 1 because she is in the process of moving out of state. Her replacement might be selected as early as the next meeting, […]

GLCEDC Newsletter – April 2019

Dear GLCEDC Members & Friends Spring is off to an eventful start at the GLCEDC. Over the last few months, the GLCEDC approved a Building Improvement Grant for Sister’s Inn and Wells on Main, both businesses are located in Fairbury. Also, an Economic Incentive Grant to Vactor Manufacturing in Streator was approved. Dontz visited the […]