By: John R. Quigley, President and CEO of the Elmhurst Chamber of Commerce. While the state of Illinois continues to struggle in the field of economic development, DuPage County has developed a public/private alliance that, since its creation a decade ago, has played a vital role in business growth and job creation across 38 municipalities.
- Support local municipal economic development initiatives;
- Grow, retain and attract businesses; and
- Address policy issues critical to the needs of business.