The German American Chamber of Commerce partnered with the Chicago Metro Metal Consortium to launch an innovative and historic exchange with a conference at Harper College, Palatine, Illinois on July 11, 2016. Over 70 persons attended the event which represented the first stop in the “roadshow” focused on metalworking technology that also included stops in […]

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Growth Zones

On July 19, 2016 By

Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle, Mayor Rahm Emanuel and other elected officials, have launched an unprecedented effort to generate new industrial investment in Chicagoland neighborhoods. The Industrial Growth Zones program will accelerate neighborhood development in seven designated areas over the next three years by removing longstanding hurdles to development and providing a […]

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The Housing Authority of Cook County (HACC) on July 7th  cut the ribbon at the Jane R. Pearlman Apartments to open two newly renovated high rise buildings, Jane R. Perlman and Victor Walchirk Apartments – both located in Evanston, Illinois.  The County’s HOME Investment Partnership Program, managed by the Bureau of Economic Development, helped fund […]

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Application Supported by Chicago Metro Metal Consortium (CMMC) Contact: OAI, Inc. mdowling@oaiinc.org (312) 528-3555 AI, Inc. receives $4 million grant to fund Strengthening Working Families in the Chicago Southland OAI, Inc. of Chicago has received a $3,999,981 grant from the U.S. Labor Department to help low- to middle- skilled parents access the affordable, quality child […]

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Chicago Metro Metal Consortium (CMMC) and German American Chamber of Commerce of the Midwest (GACC Midwest) Host Transatlantic Cluster Conference on Metalworking on July 11th Participating Manufacturers To Forge New Connections and Share Best Practices   The Chicago Metro Metal Consortium (CMMC) and the German American Chamber of Commerce of the Midwest (GACC Midwest) are pleased […]

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From the monthly archives: July 2016