The Latest News from the Morton EDC
January 2017
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Morton Economic Development Council to host Annual Investor Luncheon to share the economic impact of Make It Morton 2012 - 2016 strategy success, highlights from 2016, Venture Award recognition and launch Morton Momentum
2017 - 2021 strategy.  Guest speaker from AutonomouStuff on "Enabling the Future of Autonomy."
$30 for investors and guests. $40 for all others. 

Accepting Applications: Façade Improvement Grant

The Façade Grant Program, made possible through Business District funds, is accepting the first round of 2017 applications. The application and policies are available on the Village of Morton website.  Deadline to apply: January 31 with submission to Village Hall. The Façade Grant Program provides financial assistance for the rehabilitation of the exterior of commercial buildings located within the Business District with matching funds up to $10,000. 
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Greater Peoria Economic Development Council
Business Resources  
A website that showcases the region as a great place to live and work, marketing materials, trailing spouse support, and a concierge service are just a few of the services that are offered.

The Winter Startup Mixer is the first of three Mixer events hosted by Startup Peoria that will connect local entrepreneurs, investors, mentors, service providers, and others. Our objective is to engineer connectivity within the Greater Peoria startup community, while having a good time doing it.
Date and Time
Morton Economic Development Council                                                           Leadership Circle 
415 West Jefferson Street village of morton
Morton, IL  61550