Business Grants
Districts & Zones
TIF districts promote redevelopment in designated areas of the city by reinvesting enhanced property tax dollars into projects within the TIF area. Enterprise zones offer investment tax credits, property tax abatement, and sales tax waivers as provided under statute.

For more information, contact the City of Elgin Economic Development Department at (847) 931-6633. To find out about other economic incentive programs, visit the Elgin Development Group website.

Center City Business Assistance Programs
A variety of grant programs have been created to help support redevelopment of the Center City area. Each program is subject to annual budget appropriations. To determine which programs are currently available please contact 311 or (847 931 6001 outside the city limits).