News

  • In October 2015, the city was awarded a grant, through CMAP, to update the city zoning.
  • NOW OPEN! Dozeli Pizzeria at 209 Joe Orr Rd.
  • In August 2015, Renewed tax incentive with Marcus Theaters. Marcus plans $8-10 Mil dollars of improvement to their current facility.
  • Approved enterprise zone application for WIlkens rebuilders for their 40,000sf expansion.
  • Approved enterprize zone application for Chicago Heights Steel for their interior improvements.
  • Approved enterprise zone application for NuFarm for their $10,000,000 expansion.
  • Gerresheimer Glass has consolidated its Indiana location into Chicago Heights and are rehabbing the facility in Chicago Heights.
  • In January 2015 Chicago Heights acquired 303 State Street through Cook County “no cash bid” program. The property will be marketed to industrial developers.