Economic Development Contact

James Richter II

Village Administrator

Phone: (815) 877-5432


Copy of Copy of Untitled DesignMachesney Park is the premier destination in the northern Illinois Stateline region for attracting consumers and talent from well beyond our municipal borders. With shovel-ready sites and one of the friendliest business climates in the Rockford region, the choice to Be In Machesney Park is clear. 

See why Restaurants, Retailers, and Manufactures choose Machesney Park.

graphicMachesney Park At a Glance 
• Incentives
: 0% Municipal Property Tax, TIF Districts, Business Districts, and an Enterprise Zone partnership with the State of Illinois offering several incentives including an investment tax credit and sales tax exemption for building materials

• Infrastructure Access: Direct access to major roadway infrastructure including, I-90, IL Routes 173 (Westlane), 251 (North 2nd), and 2 (North Main)

• Shovel Ready Properties: Business Parks ready for immediate development

• Booming Retail Corridor: Home to an ever-expanding retail corridor on IL-173 drawing in consumers from all throughout the Rockford and Beloit regions

• Low Building Fees: Our building fee rates are among the lowest in the State of Illinois

• Business Friendly Policies & Staff: Our staff is knowledgeable and will guide you throughout the entire development process

Contact Us
Looking to expand or relocate your business to Machesney Park? Fill out this interest form and one of our knowledgeable team members will contact you. 

Economic Development Interest Form

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