Noteworthy News
An electronic newsletter for Tinley Park businesses
March 18, 2021

PPP deadline approaching March 31
Businesses have until Wednesday, March 31 to apply for the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP), which is open for both first- and second-draw applicants. Funding is available for businesses that previously used PPP which have:

  • Fewer than 300 employees
  • Have exhausted previous loans
  • Experienced a 25% revenue loss in any quarter (compared to 2019)

Funding is also available to first-time borrowers that:

  • Have 500 or fewer employees
  • Are sole proprietors, independent contractors or eligible self-employed
  • Are nonprofit organizations
  • Are in accommodation and food service industries with fewer than 300 employees per location

Payroll, rent, covered mortgage interest and utilities expenses are eligible for forgiveness. First-time applicants can apply here, and returning applicants can apply here. Visit the Small Business Administration website for more information.
Available Properties page on Village website
Developers and businesses looking for properties in Tinley Park can access the Available Properties page on the Village website.

The page also includes a Featured Properties section that spotlights a particular available location in Tinley Park. Currently it’s the Boulevard at Central Station, a 296,419-square-foot, mixed-use development at the southeast corner of South Street and 67th Court.

If you’d like to feature your Tinley Park property on this page, please contact Priscilla Cordero at
Congress passes American Rescue Plan Act
Congress recently passed the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021, a policy response to the challenges brought on by the COVID-19 pandemic. The bill is a combination of targeted funding and changes to policy and programming. The plan provides relief to some of the populations hit hardest by the pandemic while also piloting new policy initiatives that members of Congress may ultimately seek to make permanent in subsequent legislation. For more information, read the online story.
Joliet Junior College hosting April webinars
Joliet Junior College will host two webinars in April, including:

Winter Dining Grant now closed
The Village's Winter Dining Grant is now closed. Through the grant program, the Village was able to fund outdoor dining for eight restaurants in town.

Businesses that received grants included Cuzin’s, Frankie’s Ristorante, Gatto’s, Salina’s,
Side Street Tavern, SIP Wine Bar, Soundgrowler and Sweet Spot Sports Bar. Please stop in and support your fellow businesses!
Learn economic development with LEGOs
The Winnipeg Economic Development Department has created a fun video using LEGOs to explain in layman's terms how economic development works. See below or visit the Winnipeg website for more information.
Business Spotlight
Welcome New Businesses
Cricket Wireless
16018 S. Harlem Avenue

Best at Training Studio
7921 W. 171st Street

El Patron of Tinley Park
16703 S. Harlem Avenue, Suites F & G

Fry the Coop
16703 S. Harlem Avenue, Unit A

Michael Michelle's Beauty Bar
16651 S. Oak Park Avenue
Village of Tinley Park
16250 S. Oak Park Avenue Tinley Park, IL 60477
(708) 444-5000
Welcome New Businesses